The Brienne Bag by Ashley Bower

The Brienne Bag

Crochet
August 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
12hdc joined in MC = 1” in diameter
5.0 mm (H)
600 - 624 yards (549 - 571 m)
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*** Pattern has NOT been released yet. Will be soon :-) ***

The Brienne Bag is your perfect weekender bag! Whether you’re going to the beach, lake, or just shopping around town, this bag will suit your needs. It provides a sturdy bottom, with a large tote area to fit all your day’s necessities.

This bag can be worked solely in cotton yarn to make beach trip bag cleaning a breeze; or it can be made in worsted weight yarn as a market bag; or you could even make it with worsted weight yarn and then line the inside to create the perfect autumn accessory for your outfit!

This is an Intermediate Skill Level Pattern, and is written in standard US terminology. This pattern is full of photo tutorials to guide you through stitch techniques and stitch combos, as well as my video tutorials to show you how to create a seamless look.This bag has been thoroughly tested by multiple testers to ensure proper gauge and ease of understanding the pattern.

For this pattern you’ll need:
~ H (5.0mm) Crochet Hook, or hook to obtain gauge
~ approx. 10-11 oz of either wwy or cotton yarn in one color, and 1-2 oz of an accent color
~ stitch markers/safety pins
~ scissors
~ tapestry needle

Gauge:
12hdc joined in MC = 1” in diameter

Skills needed to complete the pattern:
~ Slip Stitch
~ Chain
~ Single Crochet
~ Half Double Crochet
~ Double Crochet
~ Back Post Single Crochet
~ Treble
~ Cross-over Extended Single Crochet (explained in the pattern with photo tutorials)
~ Reverse Slip Stitch (explained in the pattern with photo tutorials)
~ How to work in Rows
~ How to work in Rounds

Happy Hooking!