Thursday, 8 October 2015

A little crochet net bag

… I found an easy pattern (with chart!) to follow in this book ..



The picture of the bag was on page 12 …




The chart of the bag with a rectangular base (the dark blue bag in the above picture) was on pages 52/53, so …

I picked a 3mm hook and some cotton thread in navy blue and in bright yellow and, simply following the chart, this is what I came out with …



I love the contrast between the base and the body of the mini bag : 23cmx22cm (not considering the handles) : do you think the same, or not ??





The only differences from the original pattern/chart are minimal :

  • instead of one colour, two !!!
  • I added and extra round of single crochets to end the bag body, as last round
  • with the yellow thread, I added some slip stitches to embellish both the handles and the top of the bag, as you can see …





xxxx, Alessandra

I think I have a kind of love for crochet net bags, as you can see hereherehere  and here !!!! ;oD

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22 comments:

  1. I love it ... especially that lovely colour combo! Just what I need when I pop to the shop for our bread and milk ... unfortunately I have no idea how to crochet though!! Hope you're having a great week. M x

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  2. Nice! Great color combo!
    Kate :}

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  3. It looks very nice - I love the 2 colors together. :)

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  4. love it and the colours clever you!
    d

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  5. Hello, a great (or small) bal, lol, and the two colors are well choosen, byebye,

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    1. Thank you Francien!!!!!
      happy weekend, xxxx Ale

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  6. Mooi! Tof formaat en leuke kleurtjes! Altijd handig zo'n gehaakte tas... je kan er niet genoeg hebben!
    Groetjes

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    1. Glad we agree on that : this kind of bags are really useful!!!
      happy weekend, xxxxx Ale

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  7. I really like the combination of yellow and blue, so pretty! xx

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  8. Very nice and you will have a lot of fun using this one!

    grtzzz Xx
    Angeline

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  9. Una borsa bella, Ale! Mi piace la combinazione di blu con il colore giallo!
    Have a nice day! kisses from Catalonia!

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  10. How lovely, Alessandra! The colours look great together and I like your 'mods' to the pattern eg. the decorative stitching - very cool :)
    Enjoy your new bag!
    Alison xxx

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  11. Such a nice and handy bag!
    You gave it a real Ale twist :-).
    Love from Mirjam.

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    1. …. I try my best!!!! ;oD
      xxxxx and happy weekend, Ale

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  12. Che belle borse ! Ti invidio i libri che ogni tanto esci dal cappello ; )
    Un abbraccio forte forte e buona giornata
    Maddy

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  13. Belle borse!Buon fine settimana,Ale!Baci!

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  14. I love it, such cheerful colours. My net crochet bag was a disaster as the yarn I used was only 50% cotton so it grew rather. It's now waiting to be frogged :-( x

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  15. Love it Ale, now you and howling at the moon have me wanting to do some more crocheting, it has been quite a while, as I did quite a bit of plastic canvas crafting (that i have yet to share......) instead of crocheting! thanks so much for sharing on craft schooling sunday!

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  16. ♥oo, super! love your beautiful bag! xxx Riitta♥

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  17. Nice bag! A bag like this can be useful for shopping and it looks also durable. Well done :)

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  18. Pretty bag! I like that contrast, too.

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