With A, cast on 86 sts.
Rows 1-5: With A, work in St st (k on RS, p on WS).
Rows 6-10: With B, work in St st.
Rep Rows 1-10, 21 more times, then rep Rows 1-5 once.
HANDLES (make 2)
With A, cast on 7 sts. Work in St st until piece measures 35 in. (89 cm) from beginning. Bind off.
Fold Tote in half and sew side seams. Fold up corners and sew in place. Sew Handles to Tote 5 in. (12.5 cm) from sides and 3 in. (7.5 cm) below top edge. 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.