CORFU BAG MAKE ALONG!
Week 2: Starting the body, switching between colors, enclosing non-working ends in stitches.
Week 1 post
Getting familiar with front post, back post stitches.
Making a swatch.
Completing the bottom.
Week 2 post
Bag bottom, starting body. Special stitches: shallow BPdc, FPdc at the top of embossed element.
Switching between colors.
Enclosing non-working end in embossed crochet stitches.
Week 3 post
Finishing bag body, upper edge backing.
Spiral cord straps, optional lining.
Corfu Bag Make Along event is hosted at Facebook Outstanding Crochet and Friends group.
I added additional helpful videos to the ones you already have in the pattern file. Thanks to all Outstanding Crochet and Friends group members for inspiring extras!
This time around I decided that Make Along weekly pages will get updated as we go because everybody crochets at a different pace, so check out regularly!
Hands On Corfu Bag video:
First double crochet in a row/round.
Substitute for ch-3.
Will it work for Corfu Bag bottom? Watch the experiment:
Enclosing non-working yarn in front post stitches.
Enclosing non-working yarn in back post stitches: