Blackberry Creek Bag knitting pattern

Blackberry Creek Bag

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The sound of running water; the scent of green growing things; the taste of the blackberry you just picked from the bush. Lacy leaves frame an abundance of delicious blackberries in this bag. Choose a yarn with good stitch definition to make the lace stand out.

This pattern is both written and charted.

Tools and Materials:

  • Yarn: 100 yd fingering or sport weight yarn
  • Needles: Size 4 needles for your favorite circular techniques
  • Notions: 1 or more stitch markers; 24” of 1/8” to 1/4” ribbon or cord for drawstring
  • Gauge: Gauge is not important for this bag, but my stockinette gauge came in at 22 st/4”.
  • Finished size: Approximately 6.5” x 8.5”

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Nonotuck Silken Lace Bag knitting pattern

In 1886, the Nonotuck Silk Company published a book of knitting patterns for their Florence silk yarn. Originally used in one of their silken mittens, this simple lace pattern is equally lovely in this small drawstring bag. Knit it in a yarn with good stitch definition to make the lace stand out.

Purple knitted hand-sized lace drawstring bag tied with ribbon and filled with candy

  • Yarn: 100 yd fingering or sport weight yarn
  • Needles: Size 5 needles for your favorite circular techniques

Nonotuck Silken Lace Bag PDF


Gems of Hope lace shawl crochet pattern

This shawl is dedicated to anyone who has directly or indirectly been hurt by domestic abuse. Gemstone and crown motifs remind the recipient that she or he is more precious than diamonds. Almond blossoms, an ancient symbol of hope, represent the process of healing and renewal.

Gems of Hope purple crochet lace shawl

This rectangular shawl can be sized up or down and worked in any weight of yarn. As written, mine worked up and blocked out to 65”x21”.

  • Yarn: 930 yd sport weight yarn in a fiber which will block well
  • Hook: H hook, or size needed for your desired gauge

This pattern uses US crochet terms.

Gems of Hope Shawl PDF