Click for the Crochetnmore home Page

Free Crochet Patterns from Crochet N More

Free Newsletter
Four New free crochet patterns each month. Delivered twice a month.

Enter Email Address to subscribe to our Newsletter:

Patterns we Sell
Our Newest Patterns
Free Pattern Directory
Our Blog
About Us
Crochet Basics
Crochet Tips
Crochet Links
Crochet Supplies
How to read a pattern
Help Me Crochet
Knitting Links
Buy our patterns
Newsletter Archive
Our Amazon Books
Crochet Resources
Message Board
Visit our T-Shirt Shop
Craft Books
Our Videos

Donate to CNM

Check Out

The Dog House
The Scratching Post

Jesus First
My Testimony
Prayer List
Bible Trivia
Do You Know Jesus?
Ten Commandments

Help Us Out

Donate to CNM
Link To Us

CE Links
Charity Links
Cool Links

Privacy Policy
Contact Us
Site Map

On Sale Now at 

Crochet Patterns | Afghans | Air Fresheners | Baby | Bath | Bookmarks | Coasters & Doilies | Dolls & Accessories
Hair & Fashion Accessories | Holiday | Kitchen | Knit Patterns | Miscellaneous | Pets | Religious

Follow Crochetnmore on Twitter Follow us on Facebook



This pattern courtesy of Crochet 'N' More
Click below to learn more about CNM:
Copyright November, 2003
Tisa Enterprises, All Rights Reserved

To print a new copy visit:

Duffel Purse

7-1/2" wide x 6" tall (excluding handles)

The following pattern is my original design.
Please only copy or print this pattern for personal use.
Please contact me if you find any errors.


Red Heart Super Saver (Soft White) - less than 8 ounces
Lion Brand Homespun (Rococo) - less than 8 ounces

Hook - Size J
Sewing Needle
Coordinating Sewing Thread

Stitches used: ch, sl st, sc. dc.

Difficulty: MEDIUM

(One strand of each kind.)

ENDS (Make 2)

R1: Ch 4, 13 dc in 4th ch from hook. Join with sl st in top of beg ch-4. Ch 3, turn. (14 dc) [Right Side]

R2: Dc in same sp. 2dc in each dc. Join with sl st in 1st dc. Ch 3, turn. (28dc)

R3: Dc in same sp. Dc in next st. (2dc in next st, dc in next st) around. Join with sl st in 1st dc. (42 dc)

Fasten Off.


R1: Ch 43, sc in hump of 2nd ch from hook. Sc in hump of ea rem ch. (42 sc)

R2-14) Ch 1, turn. Sc in each sc.


Holding the right side of one of the ends facing you. Align the end of one long side of purse center to the end piece and sc corresponding sts tog. Rep for other end.

HANDLES (Make 2)

(ch2, sc in 2nd ch from hk) 12 times.

Sew to purse using same yarn, being careful to center handles on each side of the purse center.


R1: On main piece, working in the 3 center sts between each end of one handle. Join yarn in st to right of center st. Sc in same st. Sc in next 2 sts.

R2-6: Ch 1, turn. Sc in ea st.

R7: Ch 1, turn. Sc in same sp. (Ch 1, sk next sc - this forms a button hole), Sc in last st.

R8: Ch 1, turn. Sc in same st. Sc in ch-1 sp. Sc in last st.

R9: Sk sp at base of ch 1, 2 sc in next st. Sl st in last st.


FINISHING: Fold flap over purse and sew button where needed.



Back to the free crochet patterns directory

For stitch abbreviations and instructions please visit our Crochet Basics page:
Please email me for information on stitches that are not included on that page.



Free Crochet Patterns About Us separator    Our Blog Twitter   Our Site Map   Contact Us Facebook

Copyright 1998-2010 Tisa Enterprises / Crochet N