Crochet Purses, Accessories and Toys

Crochet fabric is often dense and thick. And that makes it perfect for Purses and Toys. Crochet it tightly to keep things from falling out or to keep stuffing in.

Crochet pattern for Pleasing Portland Purse

Pleasing Portlang Purse Crochet Pattern

Inspired by the Cedar Crossing Bridge, this chic crocheted purse is ideal for carrying this spring and summer! Textured stitches at a tight gauge provide visual interest and support for all your necessities. Pleasing Portland Purses (crochet version and knit version) were designed for the 2013 Rose City Yarn Crawl.

Uses 3 hanks of Cascade's Sierra, a G crochet hook, and 4 purse rings 1-2". Our rings are made in the USA.

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Shoulder Bag

#PH618 from Oat Couture

Cute, Cute, Cute!! Crochet it elegantly with natural or white colors. Crochet it in black and embellish it with bling! Crochet it in mixed or multicolor yarns for the young and young at heart. Pair it with a pair of new PJs for a fun overnight bag for a granddaughter, niece or daughter!

Small bag is about 9" high, 12 " wide (excluding strap) and requires approx 295 yds worsted weight yarn. Large bag is about 13" high, 17" wide (excluding strap) and requires approx 535 yds worsted weight yarn.Both use Crochet Hook I & J. I suggest Cascade 220 for a pure wool bag. Want it washable? try Cascade 220 Superwash. Allergic to wool? Try 100% cotton Cotton Supreme. For more options check out my Yarn Standards page.

Crochet Gloves

from Avalon Fiberarts

Beautiful crochet gloves with a lace cuff done in Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock. A super yarn for warmth, softness and durability.

Requires 2 skeins of Shepherd Sock, and an approximate Size C crochet hook.

Oat Couture Sling Purse pattern

Sling Purse

#AC312 from Oat Couture

One size about 12 inches high and 15 inches wide.
Worsted Weight yarn 375 yards. Needles US#6 and #8. Split Lock Markers. Cable needle.
Chunky Weight yarn 2855 yards. Needles US#9 and #10.5. Split Lock Markers. Cable needle.

Dream Toys

20 projects to knit and crochet.

Claire Garland has created a fantastical collection of five knitted dolls and their playtime companions, plus charming accessories to complete the fantasy. Each item is small and easy to make with added trims and some simple embroidered details—each a fairy tale in the making. Beautifully and imaginatively photographed in full color, this fabulously fun and original book appeals to knitters of all ages. Complete step-by-step instructions for each project, with full instructions on all the techniques needed are included. The projects have been designed with both girls and boys in mind, including: Fairy Dream: a fanciful flower fairy floats on her multi color cushion and plays with her magical unicorn. Enchanted Land: a princess with an enchanting wardrobe with her castle and a pony bedecked with jewels. Wild West Trail: a cowboy and his faithful steed “Silver” – with a 10-gallon hat and knitted saddle. Magical Waterworld: a dreamy mermaid frolics with her pet dolphin and fishy friend. The original and utterly charming toys in this book offer projects that will delight knitters & crocheters— both experienced and novice— who are looking for creative small projects suitable for gift giving. All items are either knitted or crocheted, and are guaranteed to please any child –or child at heart –on a knitter’s gift list.

6 Cozy Afghans

Get a fabulous variety of designs in an easy-to-carry digest size booklet. From an elegant pineapple-edged throw, to a masculine ripple to a snowflake-covered quilt-look coverlet, this little book is big on style!