Provence Summer String Bag
Errata: slip stitch join instructions omitted on Rnds 3 & 4, but should read as follows:
Begin working in rounds (Note: for remainder of bag, do not turn at end of ea rnd but continue working in same direction):
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in ea sc around, join with sl st (130 sc)
Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc in ea sc around, join with sl st to top of beg ch-3 (130 dc)
Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in ea dc around, join with sl st to top of beg ch-3 (130 dc)
SIZES: One size.
Finished Measurements: Approx 14” deep and 24” circumference (12” wide at top, 131⁄2” wide at base)
Provence by Classic Elite (100% mercerized Egyptian cotton; 100 gram hank = approx 205 yards)
• 3 hanks 2627 French Red
• One size US G/6 (4 mm)
Or size needed to obtain gauge.
Featured as a favorite pattern (#7) in CEY’s Web-Letter #200 http://www.classiceliteyarns.com/WebLetter/200/Issue200.php
Pattern also available at designer’s website http://www.piece-by-piece.net/Crochet/pssbag.htm
Newspaper column about this bag pattern here.