"Charlotte" Felt Handbag

from Claire Fairall Designs

"Charlotte" Felt Handbag Pattern


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Knitting: 'Charlotte' Felt Handbag
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Girls



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • K=knit
  • P=purl
  • Inc= increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and then into the back of stitch
  • k2tog -knit the following 2 stitches together as 1 stitch.

Pattern Description:

A super, sweet felt handbag. How can you resist it?

This little bag will hold the bare essentials for a trip out, keys, credit cards, phone, a few other little bits and pieces.
Ideal for a special event or just because it's so darn cute!!
Kids and teens will adore it too!

I have written this pattern in 2 versions-
Circular ( in the round) or Flat ( 2 needles stocking stitch) so you can choose which method you prefer.

My clear and detailed 5 page pattern contains instructions for-
Knitting the bag in both circular or flat versions.
Making up,
Finishing your bag,
also a section with my additional tips and tricks to get a fantastic result!

If you've always wanted to have a go with making a knit and felt bag, this is the ideal pattern for you.


11st x 16 rows stocking stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Felted Size 24cm (9 .5") high 20cm (8") wide


  • knitting needles 8mm
  • 11U.S

You Will Also Need:

  • Button to close bag
  • Stitch markers ( loops of coloured wool or small hair elastics)

Suggested yarn:

150 meters of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Grundl filzwolle



Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

Average Review (of 1 review)
amethy5t807341 on craftsy.com

Excellent Small curvy handbag  February 19, 2013

I am a complete beginner I had never finished a knitting project before. The pattern is do easy to follow and Claire is so helpful I can't recommended this enough! Now please excuse me I need to go check out her other patterns :)

About Designer

About Designer

Claire Fairall on craftsy.com

I share my passion for knitting & felting through my original patterns. My designs include ideas for bags, brooches & lots more.

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