Home Baby Home Decor   Misc Accessories Classes & Yarn    Contact Me
PayPal: Donate

To help keep

Patternsforcrochet

online

This website uses affiliate links


See my designs

on CRAFTSY

(usa patterns)

Wool Warehouse
160 X 600 banner
MY BLOG
Free Crochet Pattern
Child’s Purse

USA Format

Abbreviations

WS.           Wrong Side
RS.            Right Side
ch.             Chain
sc.             Single Crochet
hdc.          Half Double Crochet
dc.            Double Crochet
rpt.           Repeat
ss.            Slip Stitch
yo.            Yarn Over
DNT.         Do not Turn

dc2tog.  Leaving last loop of each dc on hook,
work 2dc in next stitch, yo draw through all 3 loops.

Base of ch. Work in first stitch

Finished size approx:  6 Inches wide x 4.5 Inches high

Materials
25 grams of King Cole big value baby DK in Colour 1
15 grams of Stylecraft Special DK in Colour 2

OR
1oz of Worsted Weight #3 in color 1
Small amount of Worsted Weight #3 in color 2
4.50mm & 4.00mm crochet hooks
1 medium button

GAUGE - 5hdc and 4 rows measures approx 1 Inch using 4.00mm hook

**************************************************
Base - With 4.50mm hook and color 1 ch24, change to 4.00mm hook, work 1hdc in 3rd ch from hook, 1hdc in each ch to end. Turn. (22hdc)

Next Row - ch2, 1hdc in base of ch2, 1hdc in each hdc to end. Turn.

Rpt last row once. Turn.

Top - ch2, 1hdc in base of ch2, 1hdc in each hdc to end, do not turn, work 4hdc in row ends down the side of the purse base, working along cast on edge work 1hdc in each of the next 22ch, 4hdc in row ends up second side of purse, sl st to top of first hdc on beginning of row. Turn. (52hdc)

Pattern Row - ch2, 1hdc in base of ch2, 1hdc in each hdc to end, sl st to top of first hdc on beginning of row. Turn.

Rpt Pattern Row until 14 rows have been worked from base or work measures approx 4.5 inches from beginning. Fasten off.

Strap - Using color 1 double thickness and 4.00mm hook ch100. Fasten off.

Flap - Using color 2 make magic circle, with 4.00mm hook ch3, work 6dc in circle, pull loose thread to close. Turn.

Row 2 - ch4, (counts as 1dc and ch1) * 1dc in next dc, ch1, * rpt from * to * to end, work 1dc in top of ch3. Turn. (6dc, 6, ch1 spaces + ch3)

Row 3 - ch3, * 3dc in next ch1 space, skip 1dc, * rpt from * to * to last ch4, 3dc in the space, 1dc in 3rd of ch4. Turn. (19dc + ch3)

Row 4 - ch2, 1dc in next dc, * ch4, skip 1dc, dc2tog (see abbrev) in each of next 2dc, * rpt from * to * to last 2dc and ch3, ch4, skip 1dc, dc2tog over next dc and top of ch3. Turn.

Row 5 - ch1, 1sc in base of ch1, * 5dc in ch4 space, 1sc in space between next two dc2tog, * rpt from * to * to last ch4 space, 5dc in ch4 space, 1sc in top of ch2. DNT.

Working along straight side of flap in row ends and starting with ch2, 1hdc in the base of the ch2 and 16 more hdc evenly along to end. Turn. (17hdc)

Next Row - ch2, 1hdc in base of ch2, 1hdc in each hdc to end. Turn.

Rpt last row once, fasten off leaving length of yarn.

Place flap in the centre of the back of the purse with WS facing over sew flap evenly in position.

Finishing - Weave in any loose ends of yarn, sew each end of strap to sides of purse. Attach button to front of purse and fasten through dc's on flap to close.

Hope you enjoy this free crochet pattern for child's purse.
All Rights Reserved copyright © 2016 patternsforcrochet.co.uk
PFC221

Please do not re-post any of the patterns or pictures from this site as your own.
If you do make and sell the finished items from any of my FREE patterns
please give credit to patternsforcrochet as the designer and
put a link back to this website.
Thanking you Heather

See more:-
Patterns for crochet - free crochet patterns for baby
Patterns for crochet - free crochet patterns for the home
Patterns for crochet - free crochet patterns for blankets & shawls
Patterns for crochet - free crochet pattern
Patterns for crochet - links
All Patterns on this website are © Copyrighted to patternsforcrochet.co.uk

Click for

UK-AUS etc

format

PRINT PATTERN