Knit all in one piece in Fair Isle, this bag requires minimal finishing once it is felted. Simply add handles, which may be riveted or sewn on, insert a zipper, and you are ready for any adventure.
skill level: intermediate to advanced
All Noni patterns call for Cascade 220, a skein of 100% wool, 220 yards. We like Galway (210 yards each) for these projects, especially because they are center-pull balls! Your stitches will disappear beautifully once felted.
You will need:
Pattern includes directions to make either design shown.
For either style:
6 skeins Cascade 220 (or 7 balls Galway) natural
6 skeins Cascade 220 (or 7 balls Galway) black
You will need needles: US 13 circular 32" long
you will also need:
-one 10" to 12" large toothed black zipper
-two rolled leather handles, 30" long
-ten 25mm purse feet
CLICK HERE for the purse hardware kit.