Sally Beth Bag
This messenger bag abounds with sturdy practicality, but it conveys a playful personality with contrasting surface crochet and dangling pom-poms. It’s just the right size to tote your essentials, along with a book and a tablet.
DESIGNER Nicoletta Tronci
FINISHED SIZE 12″ wide and 9″ tall.
YARN Cascade Yarns 220 (100% Peruvian highland wool; 220 yd [200 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): #9473 gris (MC), 1 skein; #8401 silver grey (CC1), 2 skeins; #8339 marine (CC2), #7804 shrimp (CC3), #7827 goldenrod (CC4), 1 skein each.
HOOK Size 7 (4.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS 12″ strip of corrugated plastic to reinforce bottom; closures; sewing thread and needle.
GAUGE 16 sts and 17 rows = 4″ in sc.