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How to Knit a Market Bag

How to Knit a Market Bag

Market bags are more functional than elegant, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be fun and interesting to knit. You can make your own reusable market bags. They’re great for the environment.

How painless, when the alternative to plastic bags is simply an opportunity for beauty. Our Knit Market Bag will make you wonder what in the world were we all thinking!

Don’t let its elegance fool you. Knit up in our fine Red Heart super saver chunky, this tote is machine washable and as tough as nails. Yes, throw in a bunch of leeks, a watermelon, and a bag of potatoes!

Look up Marly Bird to find an easy step by step voice over to help you through the ins and outs for this breezy tote. It is a very well explained video and should get you going in no time.

This tote is made of really simple garter stitch ridges and a really nice lace stitch pattern. Stitch this up flat, back and front separately and seam the sides and the bottom edge.

Once done, knit simple straps and stitch it up inside the bag so you can carry around and flaunt it proudly as you shop.

Consumers already trust Super Saver for its quality and colour range, now with Super Saver Chunky they have a new yarn to love and trust. Stitches up quick so it’s great for beginners!

Super Saver Chunky will become your new favourite yarn. This chunky yarn is great for creating trendy fashions and quick home décor projects. Made from 100% acrylic, it is machine wash and dryable and because it’s Super Saver you know it will look great wash after wash for years to come! 

Featuring a great array of no dye-lot-solids in the most popular shades, you will enjoy creating you own one-of a–kind masterpiece! Pick up the best colour for the season and knit up this reusable market bag.

Find a reason to shop more often sporting this fashionable knit market bag. Enjoy creating the sturdy lace pattern with Red Heart Super Saver Chunky yarn in shades that enhance your style and personality. Stitch this juicy version using 2 skeins of Flamingo colour. It’s a quick knit project that’s a spacious summer tote for the market, beach and so much more!

Please check the Care Instructions below:

  • Do Not Bleach
  • Wash With Cool Water / Delicate wash
  • Do Not Iron
  • Dry Flat / Do Not Tumble Dry

It’s a great gifting idea, for your daughters, granddaughters, relatives, and friends. Also mentioning the time spent on knitting a market bag is going to be worthwhile.

Tweak this free pattern with your favourite colours and add-ons. Whether you head to the grocery store or your local farmer’s market, be prepared for compliments once you step out with this chic knitted bag slung over your shoulder. 

Are you up for some shopping in this eco-friendly market bag? Get your kit and knit this up. 

As you finish, write to us about this breezy bag in comments below. 

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