furry felted bag
Finished
June 22, 2015
July 16, 2015

furry felted bag

Project info
Drawstring Bag by Janet D. Russell
Knitting
BagDrawstring
me!
Larger than the pattern called for
Needles & yarn
US 11 - 8.0 mm
366 yards
Bernat Boa Variegated
1 skein = 129.0 yards (118.0 meters), 100 grams
Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride Worsted
1.25 skeins = 237.5 yards (217.2 meters), 141 grams
Pink
Notes

I used this pattern previously, true to size, twice, and it turned out well. Once I followed the patter, the other I knitted up in garter stitch. I liked the way the garter stitch felted, so I went with that this time. I had a skein and a half of the Lamb’s Pride and the eyelash worked really well with it, so I decided to alter the pattern to make it a little bit bigger, as well.

I didn’t follow any of the increases, once I joined in the round I just knit straight up.

I threaded a shoelace through the bag before felting so the holes would stay open for the drawstring, and knitted up an i-cord to go with it.

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by Brown Sheep
Aran
85% Wool, 15% Mohair
190 yards / 113 grams

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Bulky
100% Polyester
129 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: July 17, 2015
  • Finished: July 17, 2015
  • Updated: October 28, 2015