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Eight-Pocket Carryall Tote
Eight-Pocket Two-Tone Carryall Tote by Margaret Hubert
Crochet
Jenn
Hooks & yarn
5.5 mm (I)
976 yards = 2.75 skeins
Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn! Solids
2.5 skeins = 887.5 yards (811.5 meters), 495 grams
11,123.
Purple
Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn! Solids
0.25 skeins = 88.8 yards (81.2 meters), 49 grams
1125--.
Purple
Notes

This bag took a long time to complete! I made the gusset 5 inches instead of 3 inches, by starting with a chain of 27. It took so much yarn to do this project! It took almost a whole skein just to complete the front and the back pieces.

I lined it by cutting pieces of fabric to match the bag pieces (maybe a half inch larger), and then sewing them together. I hand-sewed the lining in by following this tutorial. I’m pretty pleased with the way it turned out! I lined the two large pockets (or six small ones), but not the two on the ends.

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Finished
April 30 2012
May 17 2012
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100% Acrylic
355 yards / 198 grams
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  • Originally queued: April 28, 2012
  • Project created: May 19, 2012
  • Updated: May 21, 2012