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Stafford Felted Purse


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This stylish, lightly felted handbag features easy double moss patterning, simple decreases and a genius I-cord button closure. Knit in two pieces then seamed together and felted, this pattern is appropriate for beginners. Instructions for how to line your bag with fabric are included in the 3-page PDF. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Knit Purl Basic increasing Basic decreasing Basic seaming GAUGE 16 sts/20 rows = 4 in/10 cm in non-felted stockinette SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Approximately 11 inches x 13 inches, excluding handles

Recommended with this pattern

  • Manos del Uruguay 100% wool, 138 yards per 100 gram skein; color 114 Bramble; 2 skeins
  • US 9/5.5 mm straight needles
  • 1 pair 6 inch round handles

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Designs by The Sexy Knitter
Designs by The Sexy Knitter
Hi! I'm Sarah Wilson, also known as the Sexy Knitter. I started crafting at a very young age and have tried a little bit of almost everything - sewing, quilting, cross-stitch, needlepoint, embroidery, crewel, plastic canvas, weaving, knitting, crochet, beading, jewelry making...the list goes on. These days, I am a full-time knitwear designer whose work has been seen in publications like Interweave Knits,, Knitscene Magazine, The Knitter, Your Knitting Life, and more! You can find me online at, or on social networking sites (like Twitter, Ravelry, and Etsy) as TheSexyKnitter.