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This is a Good One

Like this bag a lot.  I may need to move on, since I don’t think I can improve on it.

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New Type of Market Bag

This one is all Tunisian crochet in the round.

full

I used my Denise hooks…

denisehooks

and a variety of sizes for the forward hook, to make the rows taller and the fabric thinner at the bag’s mid-height…

side

I also used a little starter square at the bottom,
then crocheted to its edges to start the in-the-round crochet…

bottom

This project turned out well.

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Last Market Bag

I’ve been spending too much time on these, so this is the last one.

It’s optimized, with a nice thick bottom.

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Another Bag

Like this one because I used a nice cushy worsted weight yarn for the bottom and the handles.

You can see the pictures above (with the bag empty, full of heavy stuff, and flat).

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Giganto-Bag

 

This is another market bag, of large size and with an improvement.

I’ve used thin rayon crochet yarn to give it thin, stretchy walls.

The improvement is that I doubled the yarn so that the bottom, top, and loops are made with a thicker, plusher fabric. This worked out well.

Pictures of bag, empty and loaded:

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Finished Zipper Bag

And I’m not thrilled with it. I think maybe zippers are silly.

Pictures…

I’ve started on a new and better one, that won’t have a zipper. 🙂

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A better zipper bag

I hope…

After perusing the choices at the Walmart and the Hobby Lobby, I decided on mercerized cotton (size 3) crochet yarn this time. So far I’m using it with an H/8 hook and the bottom is working out well.

ZipBag

If you are a Ravelry person, you can see more details at Rav Project

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