SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- 1 skein Sensation™ Sincerely yarn
- Size 6 knitting needles
- Stitch markers
- Large eye needle
- Measuring tape
- Wood handles
- Shawl pick for closure
- 1/3 yard lining
- Iron & ironing surface
Cast on 60 stitches.
Row 1: Purl.
Row 2: *(K1, p1, k1) into next st, p3tog; rep from *to end of row.
Row 3: Purl.
Row 4: *P3tog, (k1, p1, k1) into next st; rep from * to end of row.
Repeat Rows 1-4 until piece measures about 14" from beginning.
Decrease for flap.
Place marker on each end of purl row.
Row 1: P3tog, purl across row to last two stitches, p2tog.
Row 2: *P3tog, (k1,p1,k1) into next st; rep from * to last stitch, p1.
Row 3: P3tog, purl across row to last two stitches, p2tog.
Row 4: *P3tog, (k1, p1, k1) into next st; rep from * to last stitch, p2tog.
Row 5-22: Repeat Rows 3 and 4 until end.
Row 23: Bind off (purl). Weave in ends.
Sew sides of purse together, ending approximately 2" from stitch markers.
Sew handles onto front and back of purse.
Cut lining size of purse plus 1/2" on all sides for seams.
Sew side seams, leaving an opening on sides to match purse opening.
Fold down top of lining; press.
Place lining into purse, wrong sides together. Slip stitch in place.
Use shawl pick for closure.