Art Lace Bag
An intermediate lace bag is worked in the round in a floral pattern. The lace chart features some unusual techniques to achieve the dramatic motif. Worked in a bulky singles yarn, the knitted purse has a funky look that can be played up with bright lining fabric.
Designer Teva Durham
Finished Size Size 12" wide at top, 19" wide at bottom, and 13" tall.
Yarn Loop-d-Loop by Teva Durham Granite (95% merino, 5% nylon; 55 yd [50 m]/50 g): #002 mahogany, 4 balls. Yarn distributed by Tahki Stacy Charles.
Needles Size 11 (8 mm): 24" circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
• Markers (m);
• tapestry needle;
• 1 yd lining fabric;
• 2 purse handles;
• sewing needle and matching thread.
Gauge 8 sts and 10 rows = 4" in patt.