Category Archives: bags

Brown Marketplace Bag

This is the second market bag I’ve knitted using the pattern Grrlfriend Market Bag by Laura Spradlin.  This time I use better yarn ==Good Earth (a cotton linen blend) from fibra natura. 

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Marketplace Bag

I found the pattern (Grrlfriend Market Bag by Laura Spradlin)for this bag on Ravelry.  I used some cotton yarn I had recycled from an old sweater years ago.  It works okay for this bag but I think a different yarn … Continue reading

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Crossbody Bag

I took apart an old bag to use as a pattern for this crossbody bag.  I changed the inner pockets and sections to try to improve on it’s function.  There is an adjustable strap.  The opening has a two way … Continue reading

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Yoga Mat Bag

This is the second yoga mat bag I have made.  It uses the same pattern as the first one I made (you can see it here).  I gave this one to a friend.

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Cross Shoulder Purse

I made this cross shoulder purse after making this travel bag.  I used the same fabrics as I had so much left over.  I entered it into the 2018 Road to California Bag Challenge.  I don’t expect to win but … Continue reading

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Blue Jeans Purse

I posted this over at Suture for a Living on February 26, 2010.   My neighbor knows I love pockets, so when her son outgrew his shorts I got them.  I deconstructed the shorts in part and moved the larger … Continue reading

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Messenger Bags

This was first published at Suture for a Living, August 7, 2007.   I finished the messanger bag, 11″ by 12”. There are two zippered compartments and another with a magnetic closure. The strap is a heavy nylon. There is … Continue reading

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