Extended crochet worked in the round makes for a clean and smooth look in tapestry crochet. The chevron stitch pattern creates the angles in the leaf shapes while also shaping the bag.
DESIGNER Brenda K. B. Anderson
FINISHED SIZE 29″ circumference and 15″ tall (excluding handles).
YARN Red Heart Super Saver (100% acrylic; 364 yd [333 m]/7 oz [198 g]): #0341 light grey (MC), #0672 spring green (CC), 1 skein each.
HOOK Size H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS St markers (m); yarn needle.
GAUGE 14 sts and 12 rnds = 4″ in esc in the rnd over a strand of yarn (to simulate tapestry crochet gauge).