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This is a detailed pattern for a felted crochet octopus bag. The bag is made from 100% wool using a tapestry crochet technique to switch colors mid-row. For people new to tapestry crochet, general instructions for the technique are provided in the pattern. The pattern also includes both written instructions and color charts for the octopus design.
Skill Level - Intermediate
In order to complete this project, you must be familiar with the following crochet skills: - chain stitch - single crochet stitch - slip stitch - (optional) single crochet two together (single crochet decrease)
Details on Finished Product: - Felted crochet cross-body bag - Features three octopus with overlapping tentacles - Approx. dimensions after felting: 11" x 12", strap: 43" (note - finished product size can vary widely depending on weight of yarn used and felting process used)
Pattern Download Includes: - Full written instructions for the bag with full stitch counts for each round - Four part pattern with color charts/diagrams and stitch counts - Basic instructions for those new to tapestry crochet - Instructions for one method of felting (or fulling) using a clothes dryer