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Envelope Bag
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Envelope Bag
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Hooks & yarn
Lion Brand Homespun
1 skein = 185.0 yards (169.2 meters), 170 grams
Michaels in California

This project was completed quite a few years ago, although I do not remember exactly when. I generally prefer knitting to crochet, but this was a quick and easy project. It has been tucked away for years. I am not sure what made me think of it, but I decided it would be perfect with my 1947 reproduction gown.

The bag is incredibly easy to make up. I finished the inside with some lining fabric and a snap so things would not get tangled in the yarn.

If I ever make another, I would use a magnetic snap fastening - it can be a little challenging closing an old fashioned snap when the clutch is full of lipsticks and phones!

I had some yarn left over so I crocheted a rosette, which was sewn to the front flap of the bag.

The free pattern may be found over at lionbrand.com

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About this yarn
by Lion Brand
98% Acrylic, 2% Polyester
185 yards / 170 grams

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  • Project created: November 19, 2011
  • Updated: November 19, 2011
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