I just love all things cute! And to me this is just the cutest little purse. You can make it in any colour and its all one piece so it's really easy to make, ideal for beginners (like me!).
50g Pattons Double Knitting in colour of your choice
Buttons x 2 of your choice
Material of choice for lining
Iron on Hem Tape
3 mm crochet hook
Darning needle/yarn needle
Sewing thread in same colour as wool.
3 1/2" x 4 1/2" closed
5 1/2" x 4 1/2" open
don't worry about it for this simple little thing!
Ch - Chain
Sc - Single Crochet
Row 1: Sc in second chain from hook, sc in each ch across - 25 sc
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each sc across - 25 sc
Row 3 - 56: Rep row 2.
Row 57: Slip stitch in each ch across, do not turn at end of row. Continue to slip stitch down the
side of the piece, across foundation row and other side of the piece.
Finish by joining with a slip stitch into first slip stitch.
With sewing machine or sewing needle sew 1/2" seam around material of choice.
Use iron on hem tape to fix lining to crochet piece.
Finish by hand stitching lining to crochet piece.
Count 20 rows from bottom of the piece, fold. - Main body
With darning needle and a length of wool, stitch sides together.
Attach Snap Fasteners.
Attach buttons of choice.