Carolyn's Cabled Purse

Three colors combine in this crocheted purse that is worked in the round for seamless construction.
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Description
Three colors combine in this crochet purse, great for an afternoon outing. The whole thing is worked in the round for a seamless construction. Front post double crochet stitches create a rib like texture as well as a woven look.
Details
Finished Size: About 9 1⁄2" high (excluding handles), 6 1⁄2" wide at base, and 15" wide at top; and 3 1⁄2" deep. 
Yarn:
Berroco Vintage (50% acrylic, 40% wool, 10% nylon; 217 yd [198 m]/31⁄2 oz [100 g]; ): #5103 mocha (brown, A), #5192 chana dal (gold, B), #5164 tang (orange, C), and #5121 sunny (yellow, D), 1 skein each. 
Yarn Weight:
#4 - Medium 
Hook:
Size 7 (4.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge 
Notions:
Six stitch markers (m); 2 bamboo style handles (Shown: Clover plastic bamboo look handles 6" × 5 1⁄4" U-shaped, distributed by The Leisure Boutique); yarn needle; snap closure; sewing needle; matching thread or 1 ply of color B. 
Gauge:
18 sts and 20 rows = 4" in sc; 16 sts and 18 rows = 4" in main body patt, blocked. 
Originally Published:
Interweave Crochet Accessories, 2010

SKU: EP3008

Author/Speaker/Editor: Ellen K. Gormley

Format: eProject

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