Date Night Purse by Robyn Chachula

Date Night Purse

March 2006
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in SC
4.0 mm (G)
170 yards (155 m)
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If you are anything like me, you can never get enough purses. I seem to always be in need of a tiny purse that I can just throw my cell and wallet in, and go; especially for going out to dinner or the bar. This pattern came about for that exact need. It is the perfect size for just a few things and uses less then a skein of yarn, so it is quite cheap to make. I hope you enjoy and make yourself up one in every color. You can make it two-tone or plaid like mine. The possibilities are only limited by your imagination.

Patons Classic Merino Wool (CYCA #4) 100% Merino Wool, 223 yds/ 100g:
Olive (MC), 100 yds
Turquoise (CC1), 50 yds
Red (CC2), 10 yds
Purple (CC3), 10 yds

G/6 (4.0mm) hook or hook needed to obtain gauge

Stitch Markers
Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
36” of 1” wide matching grosgrain ribbon
Matching sewing thread and needle

Stitches Used:
CH Chain
SL ST Slip Stitch
SC Single Crochet
ST Stitch
PM Place Marker

Finished size:
After felting: 9”x4.5”x1.5”

18 sc x 22 rows = 4”x4” (before felting), using G/6 (4.0mm) hook