The Shetland Shopper by Gudrun Johnston

The Shetland Shopper

DK (11 wpi) ?
250 - 300 yards (229 - 274 m)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This is my take on the old string bag. I know there are some great string bag patterns out there but I felt compelled to come up with my own version with a Shetland touch.

This bag is worked entirely in the round beginning with a circular cast on. The stretchy lace pattern is a basic Shetland lace that shows garter bumps.
Gauge is not crucial as the bag stretches a lot.
Techniques used:-
Circular Knitting-
Emily Ocker Circular Cast On-
Applied I-cord

I’d rate this as advanced beginner