Trail Ridge Tote
Worked in tapestry crochet with a large hook and loose stitches, this tote is finished with felting—the carried yarns create enough bulk that no lining is needed.
DESIGNER Carol Ventura
FINISHED SIZE Flattened before felting: 18″ wide × 16″ high (without handles); flattened after felting: 13″ wide × 14½” high (without handles); finished upright size: 12″ wide x 13″ high (without handles).
YARN Knit Picks Wool of the Andes (100% wool; 110 yd [100.5 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #24077 dove heather (A) 3 skeins, #23896 firecracker heather (B) 2 skeins, #23438 mist (C) 2 skeins.
HOOK Size K/10½ (6.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS St marker (m); yarn needle.
GAUGE (before felting) 11 sc and 12 rows = 4″ in sc