How to crochet a small bag for beginners step by step.Written pattern + Video tutorial.

CROCHET EASY BAG

Here i go with another quick to make bag for all of you my beginner crochet friends.This stitch its so amazing to create that square feeling that we are all seeing in this last year fashion.So i turned it into a bag.It took me less than 2 hours to make this bag so in case you need a quick bag,this is the one for you.

crochet bag for beginners

I used RIBBON XL from Hoooked to make this bag and a 4 mm hook.But before i start with it let me show you some other cuties like this one that i have made in the past, and you might be interested in making them too.Scroll down for the full Video Tutorial and written pattern of the waffle stitch.

Or this one ?

Lets get on with it ,don`t we?

Here come the full Video tutorial for you which will help you on visualizing all the written pattern step by step,also lots of pictures come with the written pattern so i have you covered.

Made in 2 hours bag

GOOD TO KNOW
● ByStellaM cannot accept responsibility for the finished item if any yarn other than the recommended yarn is used.
● Yarn quantities are based on average requirements and are therefore approximate.

● Color reproduction is as close as color accuracy on screens.
● Instructions are written using US terminology

YOU WILL NEED:

● 1 skein of RIBBON XL from HOOOKED yarns

● 4 mm hook

Size of the bag (RIBBON XL YARN):

Height (without the strap):16.5 cm or 6.5 in

Width : 5 cm or 2 in

Height of the bag including the strap: 38 cm or 15 in

CROCHET ABBREVIATIONS USED:

ch(s)            chain(s)

st(s)            stitch(es)

sk                skip

FPDC         front post double crochet

BPDC        back post double crochet

DC            double crochet

Let`s START:

Take your 4 mm hook and crochet 38 ch(s)

crochet bag for beginner

1st Row

sk 3 ch,insert hook at 4th ch from the hook and DC (the 3 ch(s) count as a DC st).

how to crochet a bag for beginner step by step

Keep crocheting DC st on each ch(s) to the end of the row.Total 36 DC st.

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2nd Row

3 ch (the 3 ch(s) count as a DC st),turn your work,sk the 1st st and crochet 2 DC st on the next 2 st.Than 1 BPDC on the 4th st.

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Continue crocheting the pattern (3 DC,1 BPDC) 7 times,and at the end 3 DC st.Total 36 st.

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3rd Row

3 ch (the 3 ch(s) count as a DC st),turn your work,sk the 1st st and crochet 2 BPDC on the next 2 st.Than 1 FPDC on the 4th st.

Continue crocheting the pattern ( 3 BPDC, 1 FPDC) 7 times, and at the end 2 BPDC , 1 DC.Total 36 st.

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4th Row

3 ch (the 3 ch(s) count as a DC st),turn your work,sk the 1st st and crochet 2 DC st on the next 2 st.Than 1 BPDC on the 4th st.

Continue crocheting the pattern (3 DC,1 BPDC) 7 times,and at the end 3 DC st.Total 36 st.

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5th – 22nd Row repeat row 3 and 4 , 9 more times.

In total 22 Rows front and back or 11 waffle patterns.

crochet waffle stitch

Cut the yarn and start crocheting the strap.

Crochet 104 st.

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1st Row

sk 3 ch,insert hook at 4th ch from the hook and DC (the 3 ch(s) count as a DC st).

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Keep crocheting DC st on each ch(s) to the end of the row.Total 102 DC st.

2nd Row

3 ch(the 3 ch(s) count as a DC st),turn,insert the hook on the 2nd st and crochet 1 DC.Continue crocheting 1 DC on each st to the end of the row.In total 102 DC st.

crochet strap

Pull some yarn for the sewing and cut it.

Place one end of the strap at the 6th waffle pattern like so.

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Start sewing simply by inserting the tapestry needle from one side to the other until the end is sewed .

Than sew the 5 waffle pattern that form the front of the bag to one side of the strap.

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Continue than to sew the other side of the strap to the other front of the bag.

Repeat the same steps for the other end of the strap.

how to crochet a bag for beginners step by step

CONGRATULATIONS, YOU MADE YOURSELF A CUTE AND QUICK BAG THAT EVERYONE WILL LOVE 🙂