Four Strand Tote
Finally, what essentials tote bag collection would be complete without a crochet project bag? It wouldn't, so here is a crocheted tote for all your crochet project needs. Indeed, the project container demonstrates just how good the projects inside can be.
The full Youtube tutorial about this pattern is on snappy-tots.com blog:
more info about project photographed also here.
This flat bottom tote is made with a Corner to Corner rectangle and a nifty sewing trick to create a flat bottom tote. The design on this tote is perfect for teacher's but can easily be changed out to use another design. Follow the instruction to learn how to line this tote, add grommets and a rope handle to an extremely durable tote bag. To complete this project you will need to know how to follow are C2C graph and how to crochet a C2C rectangle. Links to C2C tutorials in post.
The Totally Toteable Tote is a gorgeous textured tote for everyday use from toting yarn (mine can hold 7 large skeins at a time to, carrying around your current projects or for everyday use! I don't know about you but I love totes, I think I have a tote for everything, especially when I travel. I like having a place for everything. This Totally Toteable Tote can easily be customized from yarn color choice to handles and even lining it with fabric to help the tote from stretching. These would be great to keep for yourself or gift!
It's that time of year again when I'm ready to break out the cotton yarn and make myself a dozen different crochet bags. After all, one can never have too many bags, especially tote bags! I consider tote bags to be a summer essential… who am I kidding? I use my crochet tote bags all year round. Why do I historically design new tote bags this time of year? I think it's because I'm being optimistic that, eventually, spring and summer will arrive here in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Maybe it's my way of willing the warmer weather to come, or maybe I just love my growing collection of bags.
Here's an oversized and modern tote design that can serve many many purposes-farmers market, craft tote, carry-on/travel, diaper bag, purse, beach bag, and more. The bobble stitch details give this tote a modern and slightly decorative appearance.
The optional pocket is perfect for easy access cell phone storage. Choose to keep the tote unlined, or add a liner and pockets to your personal preference.