This is the first market bag I made that was inspired by a flower. The pattern begins by creating the flower at the bottom, working up to the mesh, and finishing with the strap. Petals (or leaves!) around the top edge of the mesh make the transition from the mesh to the strap.
Topflappen häkeln mit Noppen Bobbeln oder Popcornmaschen in grau und rosa - lindaloves.de DIY Blog aus Berlin
The Adventures of Cassie: Free Reusable Crocheted Grocery Bag Pattern - only took about 2 or 3hours to make. I followed the pattern and mine came out a bit small. Next time I'll add more rows. maybe make a sweater out of this pattern.