Crochet Bag Free Pattern | THE ROMY Ribbon Bag – with Easy Video Tutorial | Only Uses 1 Roll of Luxury Smooth Giant Ribbon Yarn
Spring Summer Crochet Styling
If you are looking for an easy beginners crochet bag project for spring or summer, this is a lovely quick one – enjoy our crochet bag free pattern. At Woolly HQ we are swooning over the beautiful Giant Smooth Ribbon Yarn, which we’ve used to create this crochet bag free pattern so you can make your own chic chunky crochet bag. Our design features handy handles and an optional over – the – body strap. Please note this pattern is in UK crochet terms
For Your Romy Ribbon Crochet Bag You Will Need:
Crochet Abbreviations (UK Terms):
DC: Double Crochet
SLST: Slip Stitch
DC2TOG: Double Crochet 2 Stitches Together (to decrease in size)
Crocheting the Base (An Elongated Oval Shape)
Slip Knot. CH8, do not turn work as we will be crocheting in the round. (see stitch chart to help you get going with rounds 1-3)
ROUND 1: 1DC in next 6 stitches, 3DC in the last chain at the slip knot (at the end), 1DC in the following 5 stitches, 2DC in the last stitch. Insert stitch marker. (16 ST)
Crocheting the Sides of the Bag
ROUND 2: 1DC in the next 7 stitches. 2DC in next stitch. 1DC in next 7 stitches up the other side, 2DC in last stitch. Insert stitch marker. (18 STS)
ROUND 3-7: 1DC in each stitch for 5 rounds. (18 STS)
ROUND 8: 1DC in the next 8 stitches, DC2TOG (stitch 9 and 10) (HINT: DC together by inserting hook through the post between the stitches as shown in the pictures.) 1DC in the next 7 stitches. DC2TOG in next stitch (16 STS)
Crocheting the Handles:
ROUND 9: 1DC in next 2 sts, CH5 (don’t chain too tightly or it will be tricky to work into it in the next round.) Skip 4 sts, rejoin at 5th st with DC, DC in next 3 sts, CH5, Skip 4 sts, rejoin at 5th st with DC, 1DC.
ROUND 10: SLST in every stitch over the handles and around to tidy up the edge of the crochet bag.
To Chain A Strap:
CH as many as you want, depending on the yarn left to create a shoulder strap. We chained 40.
Attach strap to opposite side with a slip stitch. Tie off. Tie a bow if desired. Weave in ends.
Use up your spares by making this cute matching crochet sunglasses case:
You will need approx. 9 metres of ribbon left over to make the glasses case.
SLIPKNOT, CH 4
DC in 3 sts down the chain
3DC in slip knot chain (same st).
DC in 2 sts down other side of chain.
2DC in last stitch. (10 sts.)
Insert stitch marker.
DC around twice.
Fasten off, weave in ends.
Not MUCH yarn left?
Make a necklace, bracelet or even a scrunchie by simply creating a chain length and tie off and attach the ends!
We hope you enjoy the crochet bag free pattern made using our Giant Smooth Ribbon Yarn , we would love to see how you style yours! Share your projects with us on Instagram @woollymahoosive and use our hashtag #makeitmahoosive
Fancy trying it out for yourself? Here are the links to the materials and equipment you will need to make your own!
Alternatively you could crochet with your fingers instead of a hook if you know how!
Copyright Notice: This crochet bag free pattern is for your personal use and enjoyment only, it must not be reproduced in any other form or place or used for any activity or purpose whatsoever, either commercial or otherwise, without the written permission of Woolly Mahoosive Ltd. The finished item cannot be made and sold for commercial use. If you have questions please contact [email protected]. This pattern gives a fair usage permission. The finished item should not be put up for retail sale. © Woolly Mahoosive Limited.