Upcycled Shopper

Issue: 68, 2015


Upcycled Shopper by Luz Mendoza (issue 68)
Photography by Leanne Dixon

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Turn an old pair of jeans into this handy bag that will carry everything from picnics to beach gear!

MATERIALS
● Sirdar Cotton DK, 100% cotton 100g/212m/232yds
Yarn A: Toasted 505 x 1 ball
Yarn B: Sundance 507 x 1 ball
Yarn C: Honeysuckle 508 x 1 ball
Yarn D: Darling Bud 509 x 1 ball
● 4mm hook
● Pair of old jeans
● Fabric for lining, 80cm/13½in (sample used Michael Miller fabric, 115cm/45in wide)
● Pair of bag handles
● Yarn needle

TENSION
Work 18 sts and 6.5 rows in pattern to measure 10 x 10cm/ 4 x 4in using 4mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.

MEASUREMENTS
Width: 48cm/19in.
Height: 28cm/11in.
Depth: 17.5cm/7in.

DESIGNER BIOGRAPHY
Luz Mendoza is a crochet designer who also enjoys many other forms of textiles including sewing and knitting. Find out about her work at www.luzpatterns.com, or see more of her designs at www.ravelry.com/designers/luz-mendoza.

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This pattern is tagged with:

Accessories: Bag

Designer: Luz Mendoza

Price: Magazine Only

Yarn Type: DK


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