Felted Pink Bag

Crochet, project 132. Date completed: 6/23/2007


Yarn: 1 ball Patons SWS (70% Wool, 30% Soy), 2.80 oz/80 g, 110 yd/100 m. Color: 70530, Natural Geranium

Hook: US J-10 (6mm) hook

Gauge: About 10 HDC per 4 inches before felting

Pattern: Followed instructions in the “Deliberate Shrinkage Sack” pattern from Not Your Mama’s Crochet: The Cool and Creative Way to Join the Chain Gang by Amy Swenson

Finished size: The bag was 8.5 inches square before felting, and 6 inches square after felting, which took only 20 minutes.

Leftover yarn: None

Approximate cost: $4 (yarn on sale)