For this pattern I used:
Yarn & Amounts: One 100g ball each of Big Brit Superchunky in shade A, shade B and shade C.
Big Brit Superchunky (100% Pure British Wool, 100g/67m/74yds) This yarn is only available in the Purl &Jane Skipton Studio & not on my website at the moment.
I used shade Natural Light Tweed for shade A, shade Natural Dark Tweed for shade B and shade Yellow Orchid as shade C.
Metres/Yardage for each shade: 67m/74yds.
Total metres/yardage needed: approx. 190m/208yds to 200m/219yds
Tension: 12 double crochet (and chain space) and 11 rows to 10cm square over pattern using 7mm hook.
Skill Level: ♦ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊
Measurements: 26cm x 40cm.
Blog Post: I’ve written about the inspiration behind this pattern, click here to read!
My design ideas and advice:I love simplicity and I love the fact that one simple stitch can create an unique look. The stitch I have used is the double crochet. So this simple bag looks more complicated than it is! It uses just double crochet and chain stitches with striping. Simples! These are the things I teach on my Learn to Crochet Workshop or if you can’t get to Skipton then click on the link below for my How To Videos.
Click on the following links for my How To videos that may help with this pattern: Crochet Techniques Playlist.