Expedition Backpack by Sara Dudek

Expedition Backpack

Crochet
March 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 14 rows = 4 inches
in cesc
5.0 mm (H)
875 yards (800 m)
30" circumference and 20" tall
US
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $5.50.

This tapestry crochet backpack uses the extended center single crochet stitch to create its intricate patterning. The easy drawstring fastening lets you wear it in a multitude of ways, and the large size leaves plenty of room for all your yarn!

Difficulty Some concentration required.

Finished Size 30” circumference and 20” tall.

Yarn Red Heart Yarns Creme de la Creme (100% cotton; 125 yd / 2.5 oz): #0905 rally red, 4 balls, #0101 cream, 3 balls.

Hook Size H/8 (5 mm) Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle; 3/8” cotton filler cord, 68 inches; swivel eye snap hook.

Gauge 15 sts and 14 rnds =4” in cesc.