Falmer Book Bag
The Falmer Book Bag has a strongly graphical quality with bands of red set against a black background. The bag features long handles so that it can be carried on your shoulder and is lined with a craft-store linen tote to transport heavy books & notebooks with ease.There is also a key-ring tag inside the bag so that you can quickly locate your keys or ID card.
Please see below for more information about this pattern.
NB: This pattern is also included in the Southampton Collection – a set of four linen-lined bags.
Size: Finished bag: 31.5cm/12.5 ins high
x 34cm/13.25 ins wide x 9cm/3.5 ins deep.
Total drop from top of handle to mid-base: 65 cm/26 ins.
Bernat Handicrafter Cotton DeLux, 100% cotton,
215m/236 yds:142gm/5 oz ball in Cols:
MC: #78040 Black x2 balls.
CC: #78705 Poppy Red x1 ball / remnant
Actual amt used: MC: 184gm/6.5 oz, 279m/306 yds,
CC: 10gm/0.5 oz, 15m/17yds.
4.0mm/US #6 circ ndls, lengths 60cm/24 ins & 100cm/40 ins
18 sts & 27 rnds:10cm/4 ins in Four-&-Two Basketweave
using 4.0mm/US #6 ndls
Hirchsberg Schutz Canvas Tote or similar linen bag,
size: 31.5cm/12.5 ins tall x 34cm/13.25 ins wide, Col: Black
Row counter, markers, safety pin, tapestry ndl for finishing
Crochet hook for Provisional cast-on
Small amt of waste yarn
Sewing needle & thread
1.6 m/1.75 yds x 2.5 cm/1 ins soft cotton woven strap.
Carabiner or latched hook with key ring
The pattern includes stitch charts and full line-by-line instructions and is available for immediate download.
Payments can be made by credit card, debit card, or PayPal. You will then receive a confirmation of your transaction together with the download link by e-mail.
The pdf file can be printed out or viewed on a computer, tablet or mobile device. Please let me know if you have any difficulties in downloading or opening the file.
07 Apr 2013: Introducing the Southampton Collection
10 Apr 2013: Two Book Bags
© Moira Ravenscroft, 2015