Marlene Market Knit Bag [FREE Knitting Pattern]

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Take this Marlene Market Knit Bag to your next trip to the market. This highly functional knitted bag is perfect for daily work and travel. As a matter of fact, this bag makes for an elegant gift for your girlfriends.

The pattern for this piece can be downloaded from the Lion Brand Yarn website. The price that you’ll see when you first land on a pattern page is NOT the price of the pattern. It is the price of the recommended yarn which you can buy through the website.

You will find the Download Free Pattern button under the [Add All to Cart] button.

Marlene Market Bag – A Handy and Fashionably Knit Bag

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This free knitting pattern is ideal for Level 2 - Confident Beginner Knitters

Another brilliant design by Bobbie Fitzgerald, this Marlene Market Bag is a stylish carry-all for your essentials. It’s soft and cottony, perfect for everyday use.

In addition, the pattern is easy to knit, great for advancing beginners to work on.

This pattern is available in one size and measures 15.5 inches high and wide not including the strap. That’s 39.5 cm in height and width if you prefer to use the metric system.

To make this knit bag, you will need Lion Brand Yarn’s Re-Up Yarn which is an eco-friendly yarn. Try this Re-Up Yarn for your next cotton project and help save the environment while you knit happily. Plus, it is cottony and soft, perfect for making shawls, blankets, and other accessories.

Furthermore, you will need US size 7 knitting needles. That’s 4.5 mm if you prefer to use the metric system.

Moreover, you will be doing the KFB (Knit into Front and then Back) or Bar Increase when working on this project. The KFB or Bar Increase is one of the simple methods of increasing your stitch count by 1 stitch.

We have a fully illustrated tutorial for the KFB if you want to learn it. You can find the tutorial here: Learn How to Make a KFB or Bar Increase

Download Pattern

You can download the FREE knitting pattern for this pretty handy bag here: Marlene Market Bag Pattern.

In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn here: Lion Brand’s Re-Up Yarn.

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