The Dumpling Bag by Sharon Dreifuss (She-Knits)
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The Dumpling Bag

November 2009
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
US 13 - 9.0 mm
This pattern is available for $5.00 USD buy it now

My most popular pattern so far, the precious little Dumpling Bag! Yes, this is the pattern I wrote that was featured in Interweave Knits fall ‘08 magazine! I now am able to directly sell it to you.

This listing is for the pattern only, available here in Ravelry as an automatic pdf download. Pattern includes instructions to create the wristlet sized Dumpling Bag. Additionally I have included the modifications needed to create a Double Dumpling Bag which can be worn as a shoulder bag .

7 Wonderful things about and ideas of things to do with the Dumpling Bag

  1. Dumpling can be completed in a couple of hours.
  2. Think multiple Dumplings for your multiple deserving friends.
  3. Dumpling closes two different ways so you can either carry it hands on or hands free.
  4. Knitting something with the name Dumpling is almost irresistible
  5. Wearing a Dumpling bag makes you become irresistible.
  6. You can vary your Dumplings and add your own touches such as: a. Add seed beads in the berries for a little sparkle b. Embroider with gold or silver yarns to dress it up c. Embellish with decorative buttons around the vine d. Maybe do lazy daisy instead of berries
  7. Dumpling Bag makers hold a special place in She-knits heart ♥

Dumplings vitals after felting:
9.0” wide
8.4” high from the bottom to the top of side edge. (finished size may vary depending on felting conditions)