These sweet, little crochet purses are an easy knit and lots of fun to make! The new updated pattern now has both the flower and the striped versions.
One ball each of the attractive Jamiesonís of Shetland DK colours is sufficient to make two purses, in any of these combinations: 1 striped & 1 flower, 2 striped or 2 flower purses).
The pattern calls for this Sew-On Purse Frame which means you donít need to use any glue to attach the purse.
Ideal for childrenís presents and Christmas stocking-fillers!
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11.5cm width x 9cm height x 7cm depth
To make 2 purses:
Jamiesonís of Shetland double knitting (DK weight; 100% Shetland Wool; 75m per 25g ball)
1 x 25g of Daffodil (390)
1 x 25g Sholmit (103)
One ball each of the above colours will allow you to make two purses (1 stripe & 1 flower / 2 stripes / 2 flower purses) If you use Daffodil (390) as yarn A, use Sholmit (103) as yarn B. Then for the second purse use Sholmit (103) as yarn A & Daffodil (390) as yarn B.
19 sts and 20 rows to 10cm square over double crochet (dc) using 4mm hook.
4mm hook (UK/Canadian 8 or Japanese 7/0)
Sew-on purse frame 3.75 inch
Small tapestry needle (that goes through the holes of the frame (1-1.2mm diameter)
A pair of pliers
2 x Stitch markers (m)
Small piece of waste fabric (optional - this is used to protect the frame when squeezing the ends)
Textile glue (optional)
British crochet terminology is used in this pattern. For more information, please see the table here.