Tricolor Tote

Tricolor Tote

"The Tricolor Tote has so many fun details - changing stitch patterns, fun tassels, braided handles - but its soft color palette and orderly structure bring balance to this fast and fun (and free!) crochet pattern! The Tricolor Tote was designed using Lion Brand Fast-Track, which is a really fun and unique yarn! Soft cotton/poly blend in a tape-like shape, it’s like crocheting with your favorite t-shirts. And I love the look it gives projects! This tote is also another pattern on my never-ending search for the ideal bag handles. I’ve tried many different methods over the years, but I think this is the first time I’ve tried braids! This yarn lends itself really well to these braided handles, with only a tiny bit of stretch, lots of strength, and some great color play that ends in tassels! If this handle style isn’t to your taste, you can always add pre-purchased handles, or crochet your own using the linked tutorial!"

Difficulty LevelEasy

Crochet HookN/15 or 10 mm hook

Yarn Weight(6) Super Bulky/Super Chunky (4-11 stitches for 4 inches)

Finished Size16" wide x 13" high excluding handle, laid flat

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This Tricolor Tote is so trendy with all the color blocking we see in the fashion world today! It'll be perfect with my blue jeans and a tee. So glad that it's designated an "easy" pattern too. It'll make up soooo quickly! It does not hurt at all that the pattern is on the Moogly website. They have such a wonderful teaching attitude and provide links in all the best places!

Very pretty

Such a unique design I think I would have to give this one a try! The braided handles are what caught my eye, then the color scheme was a close second. I like a little bit of something different and something of interest when I am working on a new project. It keeps my brain healthy and makes me work for it!

This is a lovely tote. I was at our local farmers market yesterday and forgot to bring my totes with me. Guess that means I need a few more to keep stashed in the car. This one is cute enough to use as a purse though instead of being hidden in the car. Great instructions, but I would use cotton yarn instead of tshirts.

This is a really different look. It's so simple yet modern. I sell crochet purses and I must have made over 200 but haven't seen one like this. Lining is vital on this one. I think a dark color to make the pattern show up more. This in red,B white and blue would make a great summer tote!


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