A Pipp's Purses Felted Knitting PATTERN: DOCTOR BAG
For all those beautiful buttons out there.Advanced beginner level design.Uses strait needles.Simple seaming is required.Includes full set of instructions w/diagram. Stitch guide provided.
The model for the pattern was knit using random stripes.Each color was knit for 2 rows. Chose to make the side’s stripes match up or not w/the front panels.YOU DECIDE what color(s)to work w/& the embellishments(ex:stripe details & buttons ).Uses size 10.5/US needles & 650 yds of worsted weight wool.The U-shaped handles found online & at craft stores. Measures about 7”h(excluding handles )X 11.5”w X 5”d.I have designs & tips in these publications:“100 Purses to Knit & Crochet”,2008 & 2009 Pattern a Day calendars,& Interweave's Felt 2008 magazine & a fun tip in Nicky Epstein’s, “Knitting Never Felt Better”.