Crochet the perfect bag for your summer shopping or a day at the beach.
A bag is easy to crochet you can easily crochet a square with handles and make any size bag. There are also some great crochet patterns available for the perfect summer bag to crochet. When crocheting a market bag or tote be sure to choose the right yarn that will be sturdy enough to hold your groceries, books, tablet, or any item that you will be carrying.
A sturdy cotton yarn is typically used to make this type of bag but you can also use a worsted weight yarn. Just be careful if the bag will be near water or sand you want something that will be easy to clean.
Adding fabric inside your bag is another option to create a stronger carryall.
The 4 Ball Market Bag Kit shown above is available with the yarn and pattern for under $10.
You can also make the
tote bags which are roomy enough for groceries or the bucket or drawstring tote which is a great larger bag for carrying everything you need while on vacation or traveling around with the kids. You can download all of these patterns in one eBook found online
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If you are looking for something a little more colorful you can crochet these roomy summer bags for all year round. The patterns include Finished Size: 11.5″L x 7 1/2″W x 6″D. Yarn & Beach Bag uses approx 860 yds of yarn. Finished Size: 14″L x 10 1/2″W x 13″D. Shoulder Bag uses approx 450 yds of yarn. Finished Size: 9 1/2″L x 6 1/2″W x 9 1/2″D. All are made using worsted-weight cotton yarn.
There are 6 Large bags to crochet in this one!
In the Must Have Handbags eBook you can find an exciting variety of great large bags to crochet for the year! The crochet patterns include Barrel Purse, Bucket-Style Tote, Purse, Swirl Handbag, Striped Purse, and Hobo Tote.
If you want to use up your scrap yarn this bag is the perfect way to add a colorful and fun tote bag to your collection. This pretty crochet bag is a perfect scrap project. It is made using worsted-weight yarn. A sheet of plastic canvas is used to support the bottom of the bag. Pattern includes helpful photos as well as written instructions. Size: 12″ x 14″ x 5″.