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Home : Patterns : Furry Little Envelope Bag

Free Crochet Pattern: Furry Little Envelope Bag

Lion Brand® Incredible® - Fun Fur®
Pattern #: 40443
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
Approximately 7 inches wide x 6 inches high [18 x 15 cm]

PUBLISHED IN:  Crochet Fantasy, Crochet! Magazine, Interweave Knits, knit.1, Learn To Crochet Digest, Simply Creative Crochet, Vogue Knitting

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Color (A)

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 520-202: Incredible Yarn: Blue Shades
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Discontinued - click here for possible substitutions

Color (B)
Fun Fur®

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To change colors, simply select color name from the drop-down above or else click the swatch you want to change and then click a color below
Fun Fur®
Ivory White Soft Pink Flamingo Sapphire Red Tigers Eye Chocolate
Taupe Neon Orange Magenta Grape Onyx Black Neon Lemon Amber
Aquamarine Violet Lava Sandstone Confetti Tropical Mango Ginger
Café Cotton Candy Stripes South Beach Stripes Mexicana Stripes Copacabana Stripes Deep Sea Stripes
Sorry, product is discontinued; no colors are available.
*Incredible® (Article #520). 100% Nylon; package size: 1.75oz/50.00 gr. (110yds/100m) pull skeins
*Fun Fur (Article #320). 100% Polyester; package size: Solids: 1.75 oz/50g; 64 yd/58m balls
Prints: 1.5 oz/40g; 57 yd/52m balls
Exotics: 1.75 oz/50g; 55 yd/50m balls (Note: Exotics shades are lay flat to dry)

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•  520-202 Incredible Yarn: Blue Shades
$ 5.99  
Discontinued, sorry!
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Note: (A)
•  320-109 Fun Fur Yarn: Sapphire
$ 4.99  
Note: (B)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)   $ 2.65  
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Sewing needle and thread to match

Furry Little Envelope Bag

Lion Brand® Incredible® - Fun Fur®


10 stitches + 12 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] in single crochet with 1 strand each A and B held together.

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 it 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


Front and Back – Make 2

With 1 strand each A and B held together, chain 19.

Single crochet in 2nd chain from hook and in each chain across – 18 stitches. Ch 1, turn.

Work even in single crochet until there are a total of 18 rows. Fasten off.


Place Front and Back with right sides together. With B only, slip stitch sides and bottom of Front and Back together, matching rows and beginning chain edge. Fasten off. Turn right side out.

Handles – Make 2

With A only, chain 4. Keeping all loops on hook, draw up a loop in 2nd, 3rd, and 4th chains from hook – *4 loops on hook. Yarn over, draw through first loop, (yarn over, draw through 2 loops) 3 times – 1 loop remains on hook. Loop on hook counts as first stitch. Skipping first stitch from row below, draw up a loop in center of each of remaining 3 stitches. Repeat from * until Handle measures 13 inches from beginning. Complete last stitch. Fasten off.

With sewing needle and thread, sew Handles into long tubes; sew ends to inside of Front and Back as pictured. Cut two 7 inches [18 cm] lengths of A. Sew to inside of center top edges for ties; tie in a bow to close Bag.


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