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« on: April 26, 2013 11:43:36 AM »


This is my second knit grocery bag. I decided to make two handles to more evenly distribute the stress, since the white yarn is a little thin. I think the mesh pattern for this bag (YO, k2tog for one row; k next row) creates a strong netting that works well with this yarn.


Let me tell you, the cashiers and baggers in LA love my rainbow grocery bags. Ive gotten most compliments from teenage boys. They just love the knitting, and the colors. LOVE IT.


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« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2013 11:56:04 AM »

Very cool! I crocheted a couple bags for myself. The cashiers at my grocery store have told me they prefer it when customers bring in their own bags, because reusable bags are typically bigger and stronger than plastic bags.
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« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2013 12:08:58 PM »

I love it!  What a great bag!  I love that mesh stitch. Thanks for sharing the pattern!
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« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2013 04:20:28 PM »

That is so pretty! And isn't it great to get compliments on your work from strangers!
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« Reply #4 on: April 27, 2013 09:48:29 AM »

This bag would almost make grocery shopping fun!
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« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2013 08:23:01 AM »

That's pretty!  Awesome job with the colors.  =)
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I really like your bag, I like colors, model, and the lace  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: May 05, 2013 05:01:54 PM »

Thanks everybody! I've been very happy using it, and if anyone is thinking about making one it was pretty easy.
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« Reply #8 on: May 20, 2013 01:11:02 PM »

That bag is too nice for shopping. How pretty.
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« Reply #9 on: May 22, 2013 06:32:10 AM »

Love it!  Wink
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