Mama’s Market Bag – Large Size

The Mama’s Market Bag can be made in 4 sizes! You can find the pattern for the Mini HERE, the Small HERE, the Medium HERE and the Large HERE. The PDF containing all sizes can be purchased HERE.

SUPPLIES

NOTES

  • Beginning chain may or may not count as a stitch (noted in pattern)
  • You can use any yarn/hook you like, I used Bernat Handicrafter and a 5.5 mm hook to make the bag pictured.

DIMENSIONS

Large bag measures approximately 13 inches tall (not including handles) and 14.5 inches wide.

ABBREVIATIONS

  • ch – Chain
  • slst – Slip Stitch
  • sc – Single Crochet
  • dc – Double Crochet

GAUGE

Gauge is not important.

PATTERN

Begin with a Magic Ring, ch 2

ROW 1 

  • dc 10 into Magic Ring
  • slst to first dc (10 stitches)

ROW 2 

  • ch 2 (does not count as a stitch)
  • 2 dc in each stitch around
  • slst to beginning dc (20 stitches)

ROW 3

  • ch 2 (does not count as a stitch)
  • *dc in next stitch, 2 dc in next stitch*
  • Repeat from * to * around
  • slst to beginning dc (30 stitches)

ROW 4

  • ch 2 (does not count as a stitch)
  • *dc in the next 2 stitches, 2 dc in the next stitch*
  • Repeat from * to * around
  • slst to beginning dc (40 stitches)

ROW 5

  • ch 2 (does not count as a stitch)
  • *dc in the next 3 stitches, 2 dc in the next stitch*
  • Repeat from * to * around
  • slst to beginning dc (50 stitches)

ROW 6

  • ch 2 (does not count as a stitch)
  • *dc in the next 4 stitches, 2 dc in the next stitch*
  • Repeat from * to * around
  • slst to beginning dc (60 stitches)

ROW 7

  • ch 2 (does not count as a stitch)
  • *dc in the next 5 stitches, 2 dc in the next stitch*
  • Repeat from * to * around
  • slst to beginning dc (70 stitches)

ROW 8

  • ch 2 (does not count as a stitch)
  • *dc in the next 6 stitches, 2 dc in the next stitch*
  • Repeat from * to * around until 7 stitches remain
  • dc in the next 5 stitches, 2 dc in the next 2 stitches
  • slst to beginning dc (81 stitches)

ROW 9

  • ch 2 (counts as beginning dc)
  • 2 dc in the same stitch
  • *Skip 2 stitches, 3 dc in the next stitch*
  • Repeat from * to * around
  • slst to beginning dc (81 stitches)

ROW 10 – 29

  • slst over next 2 stitches and into the first space
  • ch 2 (counts as beginning dc), 2 dc in the same space
  • *Skip next 3 stitches, 3 dc in next space*
  • Repeat from * to * around
  • slst to beginning dc (81 stitches)

ROW 30 – 32

  • ch 1 (does not count as a stitch), sc in the same stitch
  • sc in each stitch around
  • slst to beginning sc (81 stitches)

ROW 33

  • ch 1 (does not count as a stitch), sc in the same stitch
  • sc in the next 10 stitches
  • ch 70, skip the next 20 stitches
  • sc in the next 20 stitches
  • ch 70, skip the next 20 stitches
  • sc in the next 10 stitches
  • slst to beginning sc (41 sc, 140 ch)

ROW 34 – 36

  • ch 1 (does not count as a stitch), sc in the same stitch
  • sc in each stitch around
  • slst to first sc (181 stitches)

AND DONE! Fasten off and weave in ends.

2 thoughts on “Mama’s Market Bag – Large Size

  1. how do i make thick straps like the pic??? wasnt in the pattern wrong pattern or wrong pic not sure please help

    1. I’m not sure what you’re having trouble with, row 34-36 state to sc in each stitch which creates the wide handles.

      What exactly is it you’re not understanding?

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