This gorgeous bag was originally published in a 1917 crochet pattern book by M. Heminway and sons.
In the days before plastic wrap was invented, this round mesh bag was used to hold lettuce and keep it fresh. If you're looking for eco-friendly food storage ideas, this one is worth considering.
Of course, if that idea doesn't appeal to you, you'll find plenty of other uses for this type of bag.
The crochet pattern for this lovely bag was originally published in the 1940s. Although the original supply list called for soutache, Sandi Marshall has revamped the instructions to show contemporary crocheters some suggestions for crocheting this pattern in yarn or thread.
The pattern for this stunning crocheted bag was originally published in 1917.