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Auckland, New Zealand

I first held a crochet hook at age 3. My mom and elder sister tried to teach my 5 year old sister how to crochet, but told me I was too little. I told them I COULD do it! And I did. :) The rest is ...

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Knit-Look Crocheted Handbag

from Holland Designs
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Knit-Look Crocheted Handbag
Knit-Look Crocheted Handbag

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • ch, sl st, hdc, fphdc, bphdc

Pattern Description:

For the girl who loves handbags...here is the perfect crocheted accessory!
This gorgeous "knit-look" bag is completely crocheted!

This design is based on a classic sewing pattern and makes a perfect book bag, tote bag, carry-all, diaper bag, beach bag...so versatile!
I didn't design any pockets into this bag, but if you're crafty, you could probably figure out how to add some if you want. :)

Skill level: Intermediate
Pattern is written in standard American terms.


No specific gauge required.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 18" wide at bottom; 10.25" tall; 10" wide at top


  • Crochet hook size H (5.0 mm)
  • Bulky weight yarn - approx. 600 yards