Knitting Pattern PDF - Felted Hipster Bags - hand knit felted wool - two sizes - permission to resell - tutorial for fabric lining


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Sweetwater Felted Hipster Bags Knitting Pattern by Lavender Hill Knits

You will be able to immediately download the pattern and tutorial once payment is complete.

Your purchase includes pattern support - just send me an email or convo and I'll be happy to answer your questions or help you if you get stuck.

The Sweetwater Hipster Bag in two sizes – a large bag for teens/adults and a sweet little smaller size for girls. Both are great basic felted bags that you can wear anytime. The large size knits up quickly using two strands of worsted weight yarn held together, the child’s size uses one strand. Both are knit in the round and there is no seaming! Well, maybe one seam of 6 stitches if you make the bag with felted handles. You can embellish this bag with needle felting, embroidery, a crocheted flower, or a special pin. It also looks great with no embelishment, just use an interesting button as a focal point for your bag. The Sweetwater Hipster is such a fun bag to make and wear and because it knits up quickly you can make one in all your favorite colors!!

Skill level: beginner

Pattern directions include color pictures, very detailed knitting instructions, definitions of stitches used and complete instructions for turning your knitted bag into a beautiful felted bag using your washing machine. You will also receive my tutorial "Simple Linings for Knitted and Crocheted Bags" for lining the bag with fabric.

Materials needed for adult sized bag:
420-530 yards of worsted weight wool yarn
16” size 13 circular knitting needle
2 large heavy duty decorative snaps (available in craft or fabric stores) for attaching a separate strap if desired-- that way you can make several bags and just need one strap:)
46” strap (or desired length) with a metal ring on each end
¼ yard fabric if you are lining the bag
¾” or 1” button

Materials needed for child's size bag:
200 yards of worsted weight wool yarn
16" size 10.5 circular knitting needle
3/4" button
small amount of fabric if you are lining the bag

directions for felting are included

Finished bag measurements for large bag: (depending on how long you felt your bag) approx.
8 1/2 - 9 1/2" wide, 8-9" high, 1 3/4" deep
Finished bag measurements for child's bag:
6 3/4” wide, 6” high, 1” deep

Get a discount on this pattern! Purchase multiple patterns from my shop and get the following refund after checkout:
3 patterns = 10%
4 patterns = 15%
5 or more patterns = 20%
Bundled slipper patterns not included as they are already discounted.

***Please Note that this listing is not for the finished item, this listing is for the instructions on making the item****This pattern is written in English.

Once pattern is purchased, no refunds will be given.

**Please note that this PATTERN is copyrighted and you DO NOT have permission to copy or email this PATTERN. You DO have permission to resell the finished item, please give credit on any product tags/advertising to Lavender Hill Knits for the design. Please only purchase if you agree to these terms**

Average review
Pattern was delivered as stated in listing. It knitted up very quickly and turned out adorable!! I've never felted anything before and have wanted to. After I took this from the washer I was extremely thrilled and shocked at how it had morphed into a charming adorable bag. I love it and have had lots of compliments on it. Can't wait to make more.
Aug 21, 2016 by Ellen
Je trouve que les explications sont incomprises le français était très mauvais
Feb 25, 2015 by tatimili
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Of course, the download was instantaneous and perfect. I am a rank beginner to knitting and I was so excited to try the child's size bag at first. It turned out great...even for me, and I learned new things being so completely and gently coached by this pattern! Super, please keep teaching and encouraging us...thank you!
Oct 28, 2014 by Linda Harlow
Detailed but easy to follow instructions, can't wait to try these patterns!
Jul 29, 2014 by Marsha Callis
This is the second knitting pattern for a felted bag that I have purchased from Lavender Hill Knits. The other is the Nashville bag. Both patterns are extremely well written and very easy to follow. The bags knitted up and felted beautifully and came out looking just like the samples in the pictures. I have lined both bags and again the instructions were clear and easy to follow.
Jun 15, 2014 by lahbee

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6mm = 1/4"
8mm = 5/16"
10mm = 3/8"
13mm = 1/2"
15-16mm = 5/8"

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