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Market Bag Crochet Pattern


Environmentally friendly shopping bags don’t need to be boring, you can make your very own open-air market bag!

This is a simple pattern that works up quickly, that works great as a market bag, or as a small beach bag.

What You Need

  • 1 skein Bernat Handicrafter DeLux Cotton Yarn
  • 6.5mm crochet hook

Stitches Used

  • ch = chain
  • dc = double crochet
  • slst = slip stitch
  • st = stitch
  • sk – skip

Market Bag Free Crochet Pattern

Ch 25

Row 1 – DC in the third ch from hook and across, in last ch DC 4x,  DC in each stitch (in the bottom the other DC)  across to last st, DC 2 times in last st, slst to ch 3

Row 2 –  Ch2, DC in each st around, slst to ch2

Row 3 – Ch 3, sk next st, *DC in next, ch1 sk next st* repeat around, slst to ch 2 (of the ch3)

Row 4-18 – Repeat Row 3 (do not fasten off! continue handle below)


Ch 52

DC in the third ch from hook and across.  Slst to opposite side of the bag.

Fasten off leaving a long end for sewing (12″).

Sew handle on, reinforcing both sides.

Bury your ends into the inside of the bag.


Market Bag Crochet Pattern

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