Carol Ventura


Felted Tapestry Crochet Skull Bag (for Left-Handers)

"With Tapestry Crochet, one yarn is single crocheted, while another is carried," explains Ventura. "Colors are switched while 2 loops of the unfinished single crochet stitch are still on the hook. This pattern is written exclusively for left-handed crocheters and it would be a great introduction to tapestry crochet since it's crocheted with a large hook and loose stitches. The bag shrinks and felts like magic in a washing machine. The pattern is visible on the inside and the outside and the felted fabric is so substantial, the bag does not need to be lined." One of the first things we were ever asked for while clerking in a yarn store was a pattern for a skull and crossbones in crochet. With this pattern, we feel like we're making good on that long-ago request. American crochet terminology. Gauge is 11 single crochets to 4"/10cm on a K US10.5/6.5mm hook. Right-handed version available here.

Pattern Detail

  • skull motif charted
  • no schematics
  • no sewing
  • fall/winter
  • circular, no sewing
  • finished 19" w x 14" high after felting
  • digital PDF has 0 pages (letter size)
  • intermediate
    • 4 x 4 in
    • 6.5 mm
    • ---
    • 11.0 st st
Click below for more images and yarn requirements
Openfeltedtcskullbagleft.jpgmain Feltedtapestrycrochetskullbagleft Feltedtapestrycrochetskullbagopenleft Feltedtapestryskullbagleft.pdf-2data

Show Me More by this ...

People who bought this, also bought ...

  • S10fprt-50
    • HeartStrings FiberArts
    • Frolicking Shamrock Socks (Cuff Down)
  • S08fprt-50
    • HeartStrings FiberArts
    • Beaded Shamrocks (Cuff Down)
  • Tanzaniteshorts1_web-350x500
    • Army of Knitters
    • Tanzanite Shorts
  • Elementary
    • Garilynn
    • Elementary
  • Nelly
    • Perl Grey
    • Nelly Bag


For support questions, please email instead for faster response.

New Review:

New reviews will be available soon.