Lily Sugar 'n Cream Monster Trick or Treat Bag

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by Lily Sugar 'n Cream Design Team

Lily Sugar 'n Cream Monster Trick or Treat Bag

Make your own trick-or-treat bag this year!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 13 sc and 14 rows (4 inch) to crochet a bag that measures approximately 10 inch, not including handles. Save time, check your gauge. If the hook or needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download the template for abbreviations and stitches not explained elsewhere.
    Special stitches and abbreviations:
    Long dc = Long double crochet. Yoh and insert hook in designated sp. Draw up a long loop. (Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice.
    Note: Ch 2 at beg of each row does not count as hdc.
  • 2
    Front:
    With Hot Green, ch 31.
    1st row: (RS).1 hdc in 3rd ch from hook. 1 hdc in each ch across. Turn. 29 hdc.
    2nd row: Ch 2. 1 hdc in each hdc across. Turn. Rep last row until work from beg measures 7-1/2 inch, ending with a WS row and joining Black at end of last row.
    Next row: (RS). With Black, ch 2. 1 hdc in each of next 2 hdc. *1 long dc in hdc 1 row below. Miss hdc behind long dc just worked. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. Rep from * to last 3 hdc. 1 long dc in hdc 1 row below. Miss hdc behind long dc just worked. 1 hdc in each of last 2 hdc. Turn.
    Next row: Ch 2. 1 hdc in each st across. Turn.
    Rep last row 4 times more. Fasten off.
  • 3
    Back:
    With Black, ch 31.
    1st row: (RS). 1 hdc in 3rd ch from hook. 1 hdc in each ch across. Turn. 29 hdc.
    2nd row: Ch 2. 1 hdc in each hdc across. Turn.
    Rep last row until work from beg measures same length as Front. Fasten off.
  • 4
    Gusset:
    With Black, ch 10.
    1st row: 1 hdc in 3rd ch from hook. 1 hdc in each ch across. Turn. 8 hdc.
    2nd row: Ch 2. 1 hdc in each hdc across. Turn.
    Rep last row until work measures 5-1/2 inch from beg, ending with a WS row. Join Hot Green. With Hot Green, cont even until Hot Green section measures 15-1/2 inch, ending with a WS row. Join Black.
    With Black, cont even until Black section measures 5-1/2 inch. Fasten off.
    Sew Gusset to Front and Back.
    Eyes (make 2):
    With Black, ch 2.
    1st rnd: 8 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.
    Eyebrow:
    With Black, ch 22.
    1st row: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each of next 8 ch. Draw up a loop in each of next 3 ch. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – Sc3tog made. 1 sc in each of next 9 ch. Fasten off.
    Mouth:
    With Red yarn, ch 38.
    1st row: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each of next 2 ch. *3 sc in next ch. 1 sc in each of next 3 ch. Sc3tog. 1 sc in each of next 3 ch. Rep from * to last 4 ch. 3 sc in next ch. 1 sc in each of last 3 ch. Fasten off.
    Handles (make 2):
    With Black, ch 45.
    1st row: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of ch. Join Hot Green. Turn. 44 sc.
    2nd row: With Hot Green, ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Join Black. Turn.
    3rd row: With Black, ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Join Hot Green. Turn.
    Rep last 2 rows once more. Fasten off.
  • 5
    Finishing:
    Sew Eyes, Eyebrow and Mouth to Bag as shown in picture. Attach Handles to either side of Bag as shown in picture.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • •Two Skeins of Lily Sugar '‘n Cream Yarn in Black, as well as a Skein of it in Hot Green & Red
  • Clover Amour Crochet Hook H 5.0 mm
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