Felted Candy Corn Bag
Lion Brand« Lion® Wool
9 sc = 4 in. (10 cm) before felting and with 2 strands of A held together.
EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT.
When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size
specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be
sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what
the designer used, but is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person.
If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller
size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
1) Bag is worked in continuous rounds; do not join or turn. Place a marker at beg of rnds.
2) To change color, work last st of old color to last yarn over. Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st. Fasten off old color.
With 2 strands of A held together, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.
Place marker for beg of rnd. Move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: (Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st) 3 times - 9 sc.
Rnd 3: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 4: (2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts) 3 times - 12 sc.
Rnd 5: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 6: (Sc in next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st) 3 times - 15 sc.
Rnd 7: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 8: (2 sc in next st, sc in next 4 sts) 3 times - 18 sc.
Rnd 9: Sc in each st around; change to B in last st.
Rnd 10: With B, sc in each st, increasing 3 sc evenly spaced around - 21 sc.
Rnd 11: Sc in each st around.
Rnds 12-21: Rep last 2 rnds 5 times; change to C in last st of last rnd - 36 sc.
Rnds 22-29: With C, rep Rnds 10 and 11 four times - 48 sc.
HANDLES (make 2)
With 2 strands of D held together, ch 45.
Row 1: Work 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch to last ch, 3 sc in last ch; pivot to work in free loops along opposite side of foundation ch, sc in each ch across; join with sl st in first sc. Fasten off.
Weave in ends.
Wash by machine on a hot wash/cold rinse cycle with detergent and several pieces of clothing to agitate. To felt additionally, dry by machine on a regular setting until almost dry. Remove from dryer and pull into shape.
Sew ends of each Handle to Front and Back at top opening, extending 1 in. (2.5 cm) inside Bag.
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