Adoption Tote & Pet Food Mat video
Adoption Tote & Pet Food Mat
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Rohn Strong is a crochet and knitwear designer and yarn spinner who has been crocheting since he was 6 years old. His designs reflect a desire to push the boundaries of the crafts. He has instructed several Annie's video classes and has designed numerous patterns for Annie's. His patterns have appeared in both Crochet! and Crochet World magazines. Rohn has also taught many... Full bio »

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Crochet is adorable pet themed tote and food mat with Rohn Strong! Originally designed by Karen Isal and Karen Barnes, this bag has cute bones along the flap and the pet mat uses a great repetitive stitch with paw applique in the corner.

Interested in donating your project? This project was designed for Operation Blankets of Love, an organization that is a one-of-a-kind animal welfare and emergency relief nonprofit organization. Each month, Operation Blankets of Love donates blankets, towels, pet beds, leashes, collars, food and other pet supplies to homeless animals in shelters, rescue groups and wildlife sanctuaries. The tote and food mat will be given to new pet parents when they adopt! See the end of the pattern for more information on donating!

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Finished Size:
  • Tote: 8” wide x 12 ½” long (excluding flap)
  • Pet Food Mat: 11” wide x 17” long

  • Materials:
  • Circulo Yarns Natural Cotton 4/10 bulky (chunky) weight cotton yarn (24 ¾ oz/518 yds/ 700g per ball):
      • 1 ball natural
  • Size 1/9/5.5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Tapestry needle
  • Stitch markers

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