I am ridiculously pleased with it and my other half let slip that he thought it looked great too! I had to get him to repeat what he said after I picked myself off the floor.
The connection of the rings to the sides was something of a fluke. I just messed around with my crochet hook and this is what I ended up with.
I might blog my first tutorial on this bag. What do you think?I will probably give the twine a rest for the next project.
I have a few days to decide on some holiday friendly take away crochet.