Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Shell Stitch Handbag

How to crochet a beautiful handbag with shell stitch!!







Materials:

3 balls bonnie cord from pepperell.com (size:2mm/color: royarl)
*For the cord visit www.pepperell.com or press here
A 9inches zipper
5.50 mm crochet hook

To begin make aslip knor and chain 5

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

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

Rows 3-27: repeat row 2

In the end of row 27 start working in rounds.

Round 1: 1sc in each stitch and loop around, 2sc in each corner stitch.
In the end of round 1 you must have total 66 stitches around.

Round 2: Start working the shell stitch (watch my video tutorial for the stitch)leave the last 2 stitches unworked

Round 3: skip the last 2 stitches of previous round and keep working the shell stitch (watch my video tutorial for the stitch)

Round 4: keep working the shell stitch (watch my video tutorial for the stitch)

Rounds 5-13: repeat row 4

In the end of round 13 DO NOT finish your work

Create loops around the zipper (watch my video tutorial step by step)

Join the bag with the zipper with 1 sc in each stitch around working in the back loops of round 13.

Round 14: repeat round 4 working in the front loops of round 13 and in both loops of sc round.

Please watch my free video tutorial witch shows you how to make this beautiful bag step by step



                                     


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