The trip to the local farmers market is a weekly ritual, especially in summer. The kaleidoscope of color, flavor and aroma is a treat for all the senses. A sturdy market bag is an essential accessory for bringing a bit of the market home. We’ve got two patterns for out-of-the-ordinary bags you can make yourself.
Crochet Market Bag
|Crochet Market Bag|
|Knit Market Bag|
Candi Jensen designed this stylish crocheted tote in washable cotton. Don’t let the beautiful openwork fool you – – this bag will handily carry your produce home.
Knit Market Bag
This barrel-shaped bag, designed by Sandi Rosner, is big enough to haul a melon or two alongside your corn and beans. It is knit in easy-care cotton and embellished with a bit of duplicate stitch.