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Yarn: 1540 yards of feltable worsted weight yarn held double in four colors
440 yards each of colors A–C (A is bottom color, B is center color, C is color right beneath handle)
220 yards of color D (handle color)
We used 7 skeins of Cascade 220, 2 skeins each of #8400 (A), #8401 (B), and #8010, and 1 skein of #7828 (D).
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Needles: US 11 / 8 mm 32–40” circulars
or equivalent type & length in size needed to obtain gauge
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Notions: 1 stitch marker, darning needle, scissors, and tape measure
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Gauge: 3.25 stitches & 6.5 rows per inch with two strands held together in garter stitch before blocking or felting
Measurements: 17–19” tall 15–17” wide 7–9” deep
final measurements vary based on how much bag is felted
Sizes: one size
Techniques: knit on cast on, working with two strands held together, knit, picking up stitches along garter edge, picking up stitches along cast on edge, place marker, add one strand of yarn, slip marker, jogless stripes, purl, bind off purlwise, bind off in the middle of a row, bind off knitwise, weave in ends, felting
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