na Tonnta by Ciara Ní Reachtnín

na Tonnta

February 2014
Lindsay Craft Chunky Alpaca
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
10 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 11 - 8.0 mm
6.0 mm (J)
44 - 55 yards (40 - 50 m)
This pattern is available for free

An elegant clutch bag made with Lindsay Craft chunky Alpaca two ply wool. This bag is knit flat, starting with the lace wave panel for the flap. The remainder of the bag is knit in stocking stitch with has purl rows for turning and sewing up. Lining is added to give it stability and strength. A crochet button hole is attached and a cute button finishes the little purse. As this is knit in chunky wool, it is a very quick knit.
Skill Level: confident beginner
Skills used:
 Knitting simple lace
 Knit flat
 Sewing lining
 Simple crochet chain
Knits in: 2 hours, plus another hour to finish.
Measurements: 18 cm in width, 12 cm in height