Self-Cover Tote Bag Knitting Pattern PDF

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Cover a ready-made calico or canvas tote bag to stand out from the crowd.
This pattern can be worked to cover any size bag; two squares (or rectangles) are knitted from the centre outwards. It can be worked in any thickness of yarn from 4ply to super-chunky. Variegated, multi-coloured, handpainted or multi-yarn ball yarns will emphasise the different directions of knitting.

MATERIALS (to cover an average 35 x 38cm bag)
4ply - 550m, DK - 400m, aran - 325m, chunky - 250m, super chunky - 200m
Needles in an appropriate size for your yarn

Cast on, knit, purl, increase (diagram included), cast off, knitting on four needles or on a circular needle.

Full and clear instructions with stitch diagrams. Instructions for sewing onto ready-made bag.

This listing is for the PATTERN ONLY, not a kit of materials or the finished item. It is a PDF DOWNLOAD ONLY, not a printed pattern.

PATTERN also available in a three pattern TOTE BAG BUNDLE

Average review
Wonderful bag, I can't wait to make it!
May 13, 2017 by dnowroozian2
Thank you. Now to make a magic ball and get knitting.
May 10, 2013 by A fellow maker

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