Summer Stripes Bag

Issue: 67, 2015

Summer Stripes Bag by Luz Mendoza (pattern featured in issue 67 of Inside Crochet magazine)

This fun to make, fun to wear messenger bag is perfect for the summer.

● DMC Natura XL Just Cotton, 100% cotton, 100g/75m/82yds
Yarn A: Blue 71 x 1 ball
Yarn B: Pink 43 x 1 ball
Yarn C: Lime 82 x 1 ball
Yarn D: Orange 10 x 1 ball
● 7mm hook
● Yarn needle
● 3cm/1in button

Work 4 sts and 4 rows in pattern to measure 4 x 4cm/1½ x 1½in using 7mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.
Exact tension is not essential for this design.


Width: 30cm/12in.
Height: 28cm/11in.
Handle length: 120cm/47in.

Luz Mendoza is a Spanish crochet designer who lives in London. Find out more about her work at or

This pattern is tagged with:

Accessories: Bag

Designer: Luz Mendoza

Gender: Female

Price: Magazine Only

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