Blue String Bag

Crochet, project 174. Completed 11/8/2008

Yarn: 3 balls worsted weight cotton — Plymouth Yarn Jeannee
(51%  cotton, 49% acrylic), 50 g/111 yds.
1) MC: 2 balls 0010 (Denim blue)
2) CC: 1 ball 0104 (Multi blue)

Hooks: F-6 (4 mm) crochet hook and G-7 (4.5 mm) crochet hook

Gauge: Not important

Pattern:
1) Bottom of bag: Adapted from Super Self-Pouching String Shopping Bag by Deborah E. Burger (http://cerdeb.googlepages.com)
2) Mesh and straps: Adapted from a Lily Sugar ‘n Cream pattern

Finished size: Mesh section is 12 inches tall. Strap is 18 inches.

Leftover yarn
1) MC: 1.5 oz – 40 g (Denim blue)
2) CC: 0.2 oz – 5 g (Multi blue)

Approximate cost: $4.29 per ball, with one ball at 10% off
($12.44 plus tax for the yarn)

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