Rainbow Cord Bag

Go mega chunky with our rainbow cord bag by Sara Huntington.

Crochet rainbow bag pattern

This beautiful rainbow bag uses a fun technique where you crochet over thick cord, making your bag super-strong – perfect for those big shopping trips!

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You can find the pattern in issue 75, or alternatively you can download the pattern from Ravelry here!

Simply Crochet issue 75 is available as a digital edition, for Apple phones and tablets, Android phones and tablets, the Barnes & Noble Nook, and to read through Zinio as PDFs. Click here to find the right version for you.

If you’re finding getting started a little tricky – then don’t worry! Here are some helpful images to get you started!

Step 1 Clip the first 14cm of your yarn over the end of your rope

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Step 2 Work dc sts over the rope and the end of the yarn at the same time

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Step 3 Turn back to work into the first 20 sts, inserting the hook into the top of the previous dc sts.

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