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Life’s a Beach Bag – Knitting Pattern

£7.00

Whip yourself up this spacious beach bag to take to the beach this (& every other) summer…
Single Colour; Canary Colour Block; Putty & Poppy Two coloured strands; Flamingo & Blush
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Our cotton beach bag is big enough to store all of your beach essentials and comfy enough to carry around all day plus it knits up in just a few hours so you can be off out in no time!

This knitting pattern is just right for intermediate knitters, it is knit in the round using Bamboo Stitch. It is a great repetitive pattern and has such an effective look. It has a bottom gusset which creates shape and space, and it hangs really nicely on the shoulder or across the body. You can make the handle as long or as short as you like, depending on how you’d like to wear it.

We’ve knit the bag in a single colour, added a colour block bottom and also used two strands of contrasting colours at the same time to give a completely different look. If you’re using two colours, you’ll need 4 x balls of main colour & 2 of the accent colour.

Size when made

(laying flat, excluding strap) 36cm height x 58cm wide

Strap 70-80cm

About this knitting pattern
Gauge: 8 stitches x
8 rows = 10cm
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Knitting Kit – Life’s a Beach Bag

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You'll need
6x Balls of Big Cotton Yarn
8mm Circular Knitting Needles (60cm cord)
12mm Circular Knitting Needles (60cm cord)
Tapestry Needle
Scissors
Stitch Markers
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8mm Knitting Needles

£6.50£10.00
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12mm Knitting Needles

£2.50£10.00

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