Bag-Modern Tote

Modern Tote Bag

Crochet pattern for a tote bag. The Modern Tote by Darleen Hopkins #CbyDHThe Modern Tote is sure to be your favorite project bag! Fill it with skeins of yarn and turn your WIPs into FOs. This easy crochet pattern produces a stunning bag with lovely details. The bottom edging, the finished top edge and the addition of eyelets set this bag above all others. Unsure of how to use eyelets? The bag can be made without as instructions for crocheted strap supports is included.

Pattern is written using US terms.

Approximately 17” wide X 12½” tall, plus handles

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Approximately 17” wide X 12½” tall, plus handles

SUPPLIES:Modern Tote, a crochet pattern by Darleen Hopkins

YARN:  See note below.
Lion Brand Martha Stewart Crafts
(65% acrylic, 35% wool; 164 yards/150 meters
3.5 oz/100 grams) or equivalent heavy worsted/aran weight (4)

Please note, yarn amounts are approximate. Allow for at least a 10% variance when purchasing yarn.

• Main Color (MC) #510 Sailor blue, 2 skeins, 150 grams/246 yards
• Contrast Color A (CCA) #507 Winter Sky, 1 skein, 90 grams/148 yards
• Contrast Color B (CCB) #500 Bakery Box White, 2 skeins, 155grams/255 yards

This yarn has been discontinued. Suggested replacement yarn Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice, in Crisp White #100 (CCB), Aqua #102 (CCA) and Sapphire #107 (MC).

HOOKS: US size H (5.0 mm) or size needed to obtain correct gauge
US size G (4.0 mm) or one size smaller for handles

OTHER/NOTIONS: 4 Dritz 7/16” extra-large eyelets and eyelet tool, stitch markers, yarn needle


Pattern is written using US terms.




crochet bag pattern, Modern ToteStated in pattern. Exact gauge is not essential. If your gauge is close to stated gauge, then your finished bag will be close to stated finished size. If your gauge is smaller, you may need smaller eyelets.


Please note, this pattern is copyrighted and may not be reproduced or redistributed. Completed bags may be sold but please credit Darleen Hopkins as the designer. If selling online, a link to my shop is appreciated.

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