Shaggy bag from issue 87 – Fringe tutorial


We love our shaggy bag from our fringed summer accessories from issue 87. But if you’re finding the fringe a little tricky, Martine de Regt has kindly provided a step by step walkthrough for adding the fringe.

P.S. Don’t miss out on our competition where you could win all of the yarn to make this bag and all the rest of our fringed summer accessories collection from issue 87! Find out more here!


Step 1: Cut two lengths of yarn and fold in half.


Step 2: Use a hook to pull the folded end through loop on stitch indicated


Step 3: Take the 4 ends and thread through the folded loop, pull tight to secure fringe.

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