Premier® Yarns Starbella® Flirt Flirtatious Bag

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by Premier® Yarns Design Team

Premier® Yarns Starbella® Flirt Flirtatious Bag

Be the talk of the trendy town by making the Premier® Yarns Starbella® Flirt Flirtatious Bag!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 10 sts x 12 rows (about 4 inch in garter stitch) to knit this bag that measures approximately 10 inch x 9 inch. If the needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere.
  • 2
    Cast on 50 sts by inserting needle from front to back through the laddered edge of Starbella Flirt. Row 1: Knit. Row 2: Knit. Cont in garter stitch until Bag measures 9 inch from cast-on edge. Bind off all sts.
  • 3
    Fold bag in half and sew side and bottom together.
  • 4
    Lining: Cut 2 pieces of fabric, 11 inch wide x 10 inch high. Sew pieces together along both sides and bottom using 1/2 inch seam allowance, leaving top open. Fold under top edge 1/2 inch.
  • 5
    Handle Tabs: Cut 4 pieces of fabric, 2 inch x 2 inch. Fold each piece in half and sew together using 1/2 inch seam allowance. Trim seam allowance to 1/4 inch. Turn Tabs right side out. Insert a Tab through an o-ring from one end of one Handle. Fold Tab in half around o-ring. Sew end of tab in place to WS of top edge of Lining, 1-1/2 inch from side. Fold tab around o-ring from other end of same Handle. Sew end of tab in place to same side of Lining, 1-1/2 inch in from other edge. Repeat for other Handle and other side of Bag. Place Lining inside Bag. Whipstitch top edge of Lining to bind-off row of Bag.
  • 6
    Weave in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Premier® Yarns Starbella® Flirt Bengal 104767892 (2)
  • Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Double Point 7 inch No. 7/4.50 mm 104236677
  • 1/2 Yard of Lining Fabric
  • 22 inch Purse Handles with O-Rings
  • Sewing Needle
  • Matching Thread
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