Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Handbag - Waffle Stitch

How to crochet a handbag with Waffle stitch!!






Materials: Polypropylene yarn (or paracord 365), 4,25mm crochet hook.

This pattern is worked over a multiple of 3 stitches plus 1

The pattern is for medium size bag.

Start with chain 34.

Row 1: 1dc into the 4th, 1dc in each chain across.

Row 2: chain 1, turn, *1dc in each of next 2, 1front post dc into the next* repeat from * to * until 2 stitches remain. To finish the row: 1dc into the next, 1dc into the last on top of turning chain.

Row 3: chain 3, turn, skip the 1st (the turning chain counts as the 1st dc) 1front post dc into the next, *1dc into the next , 1front post dc in each of next 2* repeat from * to * until 3 stitches remain. To finish the row: 1dc into the next, 1front post dc in each of last 2.

Rows 4-14: repeat rows 2&3

*In the end of row 14 mark the 1st and the last stitch

Row 15: chain 1, turn, 1sc in each stitch across.

Rows 16-22: repeat row 15

*In the end of row 22 mark the 1st and the last stitch

Row 23: chain 1, turn, 1dc in each stitch across

Rows 24-36:  repeat rows 2&3

*In the end of row 36 mark the 1st and the last stitch

Rows 37-53: repeat rows 2&3
In the end of row 53 work 1 round: 1sc in each stitch around, 1slip stitch in each stitch in the bottom.

In the end of round cut the yarn and finish your work.

Sides (make 2)

Chain 10

Row: 1sc into the 2nd, 1sc in each chain across

Row 2: chain 1, turn, 1sc in each stitch across.

Rows 3-21: repeat row 2 

finish off

Join the sides with the bag with 1 sc in each stitch arround.


Watch my video tutorial witch shows how to make this beautiful 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.