Thursday, November 3, 2016

Basket Stitch Bag

How to make a crochet basket stitch bag





materials:
crochet acrylic yarn medium size, 5mm crochet hook

*Instructions for magic ring here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=83aLmHxLdoQ
*Instructions for half double crochet here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tgGGAeOYho

*For the bottom: crochet with double yarn 
 start with a magic ring with 10 hdc into the hole
*place a stitch marker into the last stitch

Round 1
 2 half double crochet in each stitch around
*don’t forget to move your marker into the last stitch
Round 2
 *1 half double crochet to the next stitch, 2 half double crochet to the next* repeat around and don’t forget to move your marker into the last stitch
Round 3
*1 half double crochet in each of next 2 stitches, 2 half double crochet to the next* repeat this around and don’t forget to move your marker into the last stitch
Round 4
1 half double crochet in each stitch around. don’t forget to move your marker into the last stitch
Round 5
*1 half double crochet in each of next 3 stitches, 2 half double crochet to the next* repeat this around and don’t forget to move your marker into the last stitch
Round 6
*1 half double crochet in each of next 4 stitches, 2 half double crochet to the next* repeat this around and don’t forget to move your marker into the last stitch
Round 7
1 half double crochet in each stitch around, don’t forget to move your marker into the last stitch
Round 8
*l  half double crochet in each of next 5 stitches, 2 half double crochet to the next* repeat this around. 
in the end of round 8 do a slip stitch to the 1st stitch, cut one yarn and pull it through into the loop tightly, we start working with one yarn

Round 9
*1 double crochet in each of next 5 stitches, 2 double crochet to the next* repeat this around,
in the end of round 9 join your round with a slip stitch to the 1st stitch.

Round 10
start working the basket stitch
chain 1, yarn over, insert the hook under the post of the next double crochet of the previous round and do 1 double crochet, do the same to the next 3 stitches.
Then insert the hook behind the next double crochet of the previous round, and do 1 double crochet, repeat this to the next 3 stitches.
Repeat this pattern around, 4 to the frond and 4 to the back. Join you round with a slip stitch to the 1st stitch.

Round 11
chain 1, start with 4 back stitches, then do 4 front stitches.
repeat this around 4 to the back and 4 to the front. join your round with a slip stitch

Round 12: repeat round 11
Round 13 and 14: repeat round 10
Round 15 and 16: repeat round 11
Round 17 and 18:repeat round 10
Round 19 k 20: repeat round 11
Round 21 and 22: repeat round 10
Round 23 and 24; repeat round 11
Round 25 and 26: repeat round 10
Round 27 and 28: repeat round 11
Round 29 and 30:repeat round 10
Round 31 and 32: repeat round 11


Round 33
*chain 1, 1 double crochet in each of next 3 stitches, 2double crochet together* repeat around and join your round with a slip stitch
Round 34
chain 1, 1 double crochet in each stitch around, join your round with a slip stitch
Rounds 36-37: repeat round 34
Round 38
 chain 1,slip stitch to the next, *1 single crochet to the next, 1 double crochet to the next, 3 treble crochet to the next, 1 double crochet to the next, 1 single crochet to the next, slip stitch to the next* repeat from * to * around. join your round with a slip stitch
in the end of round 38 cut the yarn and finish your work

take 3 yarns the same or different color and make a chain with 100 stitches
place the chain into the 2nd round of double crochet
for handles make a longer chain or sew a leather piece.

You can also watch our video tutorial which shows you how to make the basket stitch bag step by step,



*This pattern is an original pattern by Dimitra Bogri and 4Elli.com Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern. If you wish to sell  items made from this pattern , you may link to this pattern. Thank you.