PuRsE GaL Hand Knit RaG BaG Handbag

comments (3) June 23rd, 2008 in gallery     

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SusanElizabeth SusanElizabeth, member
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Hand knit fabric strip handbag Hand knit fabric strip handbag

Just recently did I start knitting with fabric strips and what fun.  Several ways to make fabric strips, I prefer to pink mine then fold in half, which gives handbag extra body.  On this cutie, I first knitted the base, then worked on half the bag at a time...meaning knitted front half and one side first, then knitted back side and last half.  Used fabric strips to tie edges together.  Plastic canvas base for added support.  Lined in cotton.  Handle is length of jute with wooden beads placed at random.


Pattern or design used: My own design - SusanElizabeth
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Comments (3)

antmaba1 writes: BEAUTIFUL!!
Both rag bags are outstanding. Are these patterns available?
antmaba1
Posted: 2:32 pm on March 30th
SusanElizabeth writes: This little cutie was such a joy to put together. Thank you for your comments.
Posted: 6:06 pm on June 29th
trusk4u writes: Very cute bag! Love the colors!
Posted: 12:47 pm on June 27th
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