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Charlie- Satchel Knitting Pattern


    This useful felted bag has crisp shaping with contrast I- Cord edging and an interesting layered edge seam feature. The internal pocket is an ideal size to keep your kindle or I pad mini or similar sized device safe and secure. With 2 main compartments and a double front pocket this felt bag will hold all your other essential items.

    The flap secures with 2 magnetic closures or buttons and the strap will fit neatly over your shoulder.

    This bag is knitted first in pure wool and then felted in an ordinary washing machine. My clear and detailed 8 page pattern contains detailed instructions and photos to guide you step by step through, knitting, sewing up and felting your bag.

    Felted Size 20cm / 8 inches high 22cm / 8.5 inches wide 10cm/4 inches deep Strap length approx 104cm /41inches (longer options included)

    Basic skills needed for this design No shaping needed just simple socking stitch (knit row purl, one row) I include a full photo tutorial to explain attached I-cord edges and picking up stitches

    SUITABLE FOR- Confident beginner knitters.

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    Materials you need at home:

    • Recommended Yarn - Rico Creative Filz , , *Main Colour 5 x 50g/50m Shade 91 (Grey) (extra needed for longer strap) , , *Contrast 4 x 50g/50m Shade 11 (Aqua Grey) , , *Tension - 11sts x 16 rows = 10cm (4”) st.st. Square , , *Alternative Yarns- Lana Grossa Feltro, , Schoeller Und Stahl Filzi, , Lion Brand Cascade220 (Two strands knitted together) , , *You will also need- , 2 x magnetic closures or buttons , , *Straight Knitting needles 8mm (UK 0 /US 11) , , *2 x Double pointed needles 8mm (UK 0 /US 11)