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Lotus Drawstring Crochet Bag Pattern
$5.49 USD


KnitPicks Cotlin (US)



Crochet level:

  • Intermediate.

You should have basic skills:

  • in hand-sewing and / or machine-sewing.

This pattern includes:

  • Written instruction in US terms, step-by-step pictures, crochet chart / diagram / graphic (reading skill is not required), video - instructions for joining a bottom, making tassels and Romanian cord drawstrings.



  • Bag is about 36 cm / 14 1/8'' wide and 46 cm / 18 1/8'' tall.

Recommended materials:

  • 4 skeins / 200 g / 492 yds of Knit Picks CotLin DK yarn (DK weight, 70% Tanguis Cotton, 30% Linen, 123 yds / 50 g, machine washable, tumble dry low) in Swan color. This is affiliated link (I receive a small commission from KnitPicks at no additional expense for you).

  • Winding board tor making tassels (can be made out of plastic canvas or cardboard), tapestry needle, safety pin.

  • For lining: 51 cm / 20'' of suitable fabric, at least 104 cm / 41'' wide or your bag width plus 5 cm / 2'' seams allowance plus 10 cm /4'' biased cutting allowance. Make the bag first, measure, and buy lining fabric. Shown 100% linen fabric in natural unbleached color.

  • Sewing machine, matching yarn color sewing thread.

  • Crochet hook 2.75 mm.


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