#18 American Flag Bag by Lisa Buccellato

#18 American Flag Bag

March 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Seed Stitch, 2 strands tog over larger needles
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
645 yards (590 m)
One Size
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The Fourth will be here before you know it. Get a patriotic jump by picking up those needles and emulating Betsy Ross. This flag bag is accurate, with thirteen stripes (the red is stockinette; the white, reverse stockinette) and fifty embroidered stars on a seed-stitch field.

Other materials:
.5yd/.5m cotton fabric for lining
2yd/2m of 1.5”/4cm cotton webbing for handles (sample handles purchased from www.etsy.com/shop/AGraffDesigns)