How to make the Double Magic Circle

All my pattern bases start with a “double magic circle” into which you work the first row of Single Crochet stitches, and which you then close tightly.

Here’s a link to a video which shows the technique very well – but remember to work Single Crochet stitches into the ring, not Double Crochet!  Double Magic Circle

Chain Darning

This is one of the options for making a strap for the bags. Marion Verloop explains it beautifully!  Chain Darning

Macrame Straps

I have made a YouTube video which explains how to make the macrame straps for my tapestry crochet bags: Macrame Straps

Finishing the Bags

Here’s my video which demonstrates how to attach the macrame straps and finish the tapestry crochet bags: Finishing the bags