Free Crochet Pattern: Rainbow sling bag
A easy crochet pattern to make a drawstring bag to carry your essentials. Bag fits iPad.
Materials you need:
a 3.5mm crochet Hook
Yarn - rainbow mixed yarn
Abbreviations (in U.S crochet terms)
Sc - Single crochet
FHDc - Foundation Half Double Crochet
HDc - Half Double Crochet
Ch - Chain
St - Stitch
Sl - Slipstitch
R1 : Sc in 2nd Ch from hook. 1 Sc in same st. Sc across next 36 St. 2 Sc in last ch.
Work on the other side of the Ch. 2 Sc in 1st Ch. Sc across next 36 St. 2 Sc in last Ch. Sl to Ch. ( 80 St)
R2-5 : Ch 1 , Sc around , Sl in Ch. ( 80 St)
R6-23: Ch 3, Dc around, Sl in 3rd Ch. ( 80 St)
R24 : *Sk 2 St, 5 Dc in 3rd St. Sk 2 St, Sl in 5th. ** Repeat * to ** around.
Strap [ you may adjust the no. of stitches to adjust the length of the strap]
Row 1: Fhdc 120 , Ch 2, Turn
Row 2: Hdc across
Drawstrings -Make 2
Weave in and out of the 2nd last round of the Dc and tie a knot at the two ends.
Postion the Strap and sew the straps securely onto the bag.