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Handy Hobo Handbags

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Handy Hobo Handbags
by Jennifer Hansen & Stephanie Ryan,
Stitch Diva Studios
Hobo Handbags are where practicality and fashion meet: they let you carry around lots of stuff yet you still look sparklingly swank. We present both a knit and crochet version of this fashion favorite. Make one - your shoulder will love you for it!
Hobo A: Crochet Builseye Hobo Hobo B: Double Knit Crescent Hobo

Crocheted Bullseye Hobo
Designer Stephanie Ryan creates a simple design inspired by a bestselling designer hobo bag. A modern spin on the traditional granny square, this bag packs some extra pizazz with the use of simple button embellishments.
Yarns:  We recommend Crystal Palace Yarns Cotton Chenille (100% combed cotton, 98yds/50g 3.5-4sts/inch) or Creative Focus Cotton DK (100% Cotton, 118yds / 50g)
Yarn [A]: For main body, 360 yards of worsted weight yarn.
For granny squares 5 different colors / 680 total yards of worsted weight yarn.
Yarn [B]: 255 yards
Yarn [C]: 170 yards
Yarn [D]: 85 yards
Yarn [E]: 85 yards
Yarn [F]: 85 yards
Hooks/Notions:  Crochet hook sizes F (3.75 mm) and D (3.25 mm) OR SIZE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN GAUGE *
18 1/2" gold finish shank buttons
20 1/4" gold finish push prong studs *
2 2" gold finish purse rings
Tapestry needle
Optional lining & snap: 3/4" gold finish magnetic purse snap, 2" square plastic canvas for snap backing, sewing needle
1/2 yd coordinating fabric
sewing threads to match lining and Yarn A.
Gauge: 22 sc 4" with D hook 1 Motif 4 1/4" x 4 1/4"
Finished Dimensions: 14" x 14" excluding strap
Skill Level: Easy

Double Knit Crochet Hobo
Designer Jennifer Hansen has created a body conforming crescent hobo that is knit in one piece using double knitting techniques. It is reversible and you don't need to line the thick fabric. With one side of the bag embellished with beads and the other side plain, this bag can dress up or dress down right along with you!
Materials . Yarn
Yarn [A]: 235 yards worsted-weight yarn.
Yarn [B]: 235 yards worsted-weight yarn in contrasting or complementary color to [A].
US#8 (5 mm) circular knitting needles Cable needle
Tapestry needle
(Optional) (16) 3/8" beads, Various #6, #8 and #11 glass seed beads in coordinating colors
Sewing thread
Sewing needle
Gauge: 17 sts and 22 rows in 4in X 4in.
Skill Level: Experienced

Handy Hobo Handbags
Weight: 0 lbs 1 ozs
Units in Stock: 5
Price: $7.00
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