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Home : Patterns : Make It Yours Purse-Dotty
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Make It Yours Purse-Dotty

Lion Brand® Lion® Wool
Pattern #: 70194A
Rating: *****5.0 (based on 1 review)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)

SIZE: One Size
About 4 x 6 in. (10 x 15 cm) after felting

CORRECTIONS: (applied )


Loop
Join yarn with slip stitch in center of last row one side. Chain 10, slip stitch in base of chain to form loop. Fasten off.
The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
 
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This small felted coin purse is a great introduction to felting!
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Color (A)
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*Lion Wool (Article #820). 100% wool; package size: 3.00oz/85.00 gr. (158yds/144m) pull skeins

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•  820-110 Lion Wool Yarn: Cadet Blue
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•  820-132 Lion Wool Yarn: Lemongrass
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Note: B
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)   $ 2.65  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Additional Materials
1 wooden toggle button
Sewing needle and thread
 

Make It Yours Purse-Dotty

Lion Brand® Lion® Wool

GAUGE:

12 single crochet and 15 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) before felting. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

STITCH EXPLANATION:

EMBROIDERY STITCH EXPLANATIONS
French Knot
Bring yarn from back to front through felt. Wrap yarn around needle 3 times, insert needle back into felt close to where it emerged. Pull knot gently to tighten.

PURSE
With A, chain 43.
Row 1: Single crochet in 2nd chain from hook and each chain across - 42 single crochet.
Row 2: Chain 1, turn, single crochet in each single crochet across.
Repeat last row until piece measures about 7 1/4 in. (19 cm) from beginning.
Fasten off.
Loop
Join A with slip stitch in center of one side. Chain 10, slip stitch in base of chain to form loop. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.
Felting
Wash by machine on a hot wash/cold rinse cycle with detergent and several pieces of clothing to agitate. To felt additionally, dry by machine on a regular setting until almost dry. Remove from dryer and pull to about 10 x 6 in. (25.5 x 15 cm).
With B, embroider French knots scattered across piece. Fold piece to about 4 x 6 in. (10 x 15 cm), leaving a 2 in. (5 cm) flap. Sew side seams. Sew button opposite loop.


 


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Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 1 review)
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Make It Yours Purse-Dotty Reviewed by Sara Hames on 2008-11-11 *****
Such a cute project! Super quick and super easy to make. The first time around I didn't make each French knot individually; I just carried the yarn the whole way. Then I realized the lines I was leaving on the inside. For the next ones I do, I'll do each knot separately (even though that's going to take some more time) but I think it will be well worth it!


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