I’ve been experimenting with a lot of different brand tags over the last couple years, since I first drew the Knitcroaddict logo idea on a loose piece of paper.
I found a really good supplier recently, and this crochet drawstring netted pouch was the perfect opportunity to try the new leather logo tabs out. I love it!
This bag is really beginner friendly and easy. It probably took me a couple of hours to make one start to finish. If you’re selling finished product, this is a great one to have in your inventory, particularly with the branding.
If you’re looking to dive into some more handbag projects and ideas, check out this Crochet Drawstring Pom Pom Bag tutorial for something simple. If you want to try your hand at a little more challenging bag, I recommend this 4 Seasons Crochet Purse pattern.
You can find the leather logo tabs on Etsy . I love supporting other Etsy sellers as well.
Hope you all enjoy, happy crocheting once again!
- #3 light weight yarn
- I used Lion brand Comfy Cotton Blend #3 light weight yarn
- Crochet hook size 5 mm
- Yarn needle
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Stitches used & code
- ch = chain
- hdc = half double crochet
- dc = double crochet
- picot = ch 3, sl st into the back bump of the first ch that you did
- rep = repeat
- sl st = slip stitch
- st = stitch(es)
- sp = space
- sk = skip
- rs = right side
- ws = wrong side
- ” inches
Yarn needed : 120 yards
- 16 hdc X 10 rows = 4″
- 17 st ( dc & ch ) X 7 rows = 4″
Measurements : 16.94″ Circumference X 10″ Tall
Round 1 : ch 37, 1 hdc into second ch from hook, 1 hdc into each ch across, 1 hdc into each ch on the other side across, sl st into the first hdc. Total of 72 hdc
Round 2 : ch 1 ( do not count as a st ), 1 hdc into each st around, sl st into the first hdc. Total of 72 hdc
Round 3 – 5 rep Round 2
Round 6 : ch 4 ( count as 1 dc and 1 ch sp ), *sk next st, 1 dc into next st, ch 1* rep from *TO* around, sl st into the third ch. Total of 72 st including ch 1 sp
Round 7 : ch 4 ( count as 1 dc and 1 ch sp ), *1 dc into the dc st, ch 1* rep from *TO* around, sl st into the third ch. Total of 72 st including ch 1 sp
Round 8 – 18 rep Round 7
Round 19 : ch 2 ( do not count as a st ), *1 dc, picot, 1 dc* into the first 1 ch sp, rep from *TO* into each 1 ch sp around, sl st into the first dc.
Drawstring ( Make 2 )
Note : For the drawstring, you can make it as long as you like, just make more ch when you start. Make sure both pieces are the same length.
ch 121, 1 sl st into second ch from hook and each ch across, cut the yarn and weave all the ends
Thread the drawstring into the bag at the side in round 18. Weave the drawstring through each loop all the way around the bag. We will repeat the same with the second drawstring starting from the opposite side so there are drawstrings placed evenly on both sides of the bag. Make sure that the drawstrings are at the sides of the bag, then tie a knot in the ends.