The Market Sac is our winter version of the Street Fair Sac. The Sac is a lightweight tote that you can use to carry your knitting, your reading, and your weekend finds. It is designed by Roni Halloran who you can learn more about here. The Market Sac is designed with Erika Knight Maxi Wool, a wonderful Super Bulky yarn in a fun color palette. Our model is in Mulberry.
Our Beginner Tutorial Design by Roni Halloran will teach you the basics of knitting, using our skills videos. No knitting experience necessary.
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For unfinished rectangle for body of Sac: 30" long by 15 1/2" wide
For finished Sac: 15" wide at its widest point, 20" long, with the handle outstretched
11 1/2 stitches and 12 rows = 4" in garter stitch, although matching gauge exactly isn't necessary for this project
Any super bulky weight yarn. We recommend either Erika Knight Maxi Wool or Cedar House Yarns Windfall Super Bulky. You will need at least 180 m (261 yds) of yarn. Our model is in Erika Knight Maxi Wool in Mulberry.
Yarn amounts given are based on average requirements and are approximate.
Size 8 mm (US size 11) needles
Tapestry needle for sewing up the bag