AMERICAN FLAG BAG
AMERICAN FLAG BAG 

Knit Simple Spring/Summer 2013 #18

Design by Lisa Buccellato

The Fourth will be here before you know it. Get a patriotic jump by picking up those needles and emulating Betsy Ross. This flag bag is accurate, with thirteen stripes (the red is stockinette; the white, reverse stockinette) and fifty embroidered stars on a seed-stitch field.

Difficulty level
Difficulty level 2 Easy

MATERIALS
Cotton Fleece by Brown Sheep Company, 3½oz/100g skeins, each approx 215yd/197m (cotton/wool)
• 2 skeins in #CW70 columbine blossom (blue A)
• 1 skein in #CW201 barn red (B)
• 1 skein in #CW100 cotton ball (white C)
• One pair size 5 (3.75mm) needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
• One pair size 7 (4.5mm) needles
• ½yd/½m cotton fabric for lining
• Sewing needle and matching thread
• 2yd/2m of 1½"/4cm cotton webbing for handles
(sample handles purchased from www.etsy.com/shop/AGraffDesigns)

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
• Width 17½"/44.5cm
• Length 11"/28cm

GAUGES
• 17 sts and 32 rows to 4"/10cm over seed st using larger needles and 2 strands of yarn held tog.
• 24 sts and 38 rows to 4"/10cm over stripe pat using smaller needles and 1 strand of yarn.


Delivery Method: via E-mail as an Electronic PDF

SKU: KSSS13_18 (3635)
Regular Price: $5.00
On Sale: $2.99


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