Thursday, April 20, 2017

Handbag - Suzette Stitch

How to crochet a handbag with suzette stitch!





Materials: polypropylene yarn, 5mm crochet hook

Body
start with chain 40

Row 1: suzette stitch, 1sc into the 2st chain from hook, 1dc into the same chain, *skip 1, 1sc into the next, 1dc into the same chain*, repeat from * to * until 2 chains remains. To finish the row: skip next chain, 1sc into the last chain.

Row 2: chain 1, turn, *1sc into the 1st stitch, 1dc into the same stitch, skip 1*, repeat from * to * until 2 stitches remains. To finish the row: skip next stitch, 1sc into the last stitch.

Rows 3 - 52: repeat row 2.
In the end of row 52 cut the yarn and finish your work.
*If you want to add fabric to your bag press here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CD5S87otSsQ&t=178s

Sides (make 2)
create a magic ring with 6sc.
If you don't know how to make the magic ring press here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=83aLmHxLdoQ&t=1s
place a stitch market into the last stitch

Round 1: 2sc in each stitch around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 2: *1sc into the 1st, 2sc into the 2nd* repeat from * to * around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 3: *1sc in each of next 2 stitches, 2sc into the 3rd stitch*, repeat from * to * around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 4: *1sc in each of next 3 stitches, 2sc into the 4th stitch*, repeat from * to * around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 5; 81sc in each of next 4 stitches, 2sc into the 5th stitch*, repeat from * to * around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 6: 1sc in each stitch around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 7: *1sc in each of next 5 stitches, 2sc into the 6th stitch*, repeat from * to * around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 8; *1sc in each of next 6 stitches, 2sc into the 7th stitch*, repeat from * to * around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 9: 1sc in each stitch around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.

Round 10: *1sc in each of next 7 stitches, 2sc into the 8th stitch*, repeat from * to * around.
*Don't forget to move your marker into the last stitch.
In the end of round 10 slip stitch to the 1st stitch, cut the yarn and finish your work.

Join the sides; start from the beginning of the body& join the sides with 1sc in each stitch around.
If you want to add zipper to your bag press here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALgxlDj77P4

Handles (make 2)
start with chain 5

Row 1; 1sc into the 2nd, 1sc in each chain across.

Row 2; chain 1, turn, 1sc in each stitch across.

Rows 3-67; repeat row 2
In the end of row 67 cut the yarn and finish your work.
Sew the handles to the bag.

Watch my free video tutorial which shows you how to make this beautiful handbag with suzette stitch.


*This pattern is an original pattern by Dimitra Bogri and 4Elli.com Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern. If you wish to sell  items made from this pattern , you may link to this pattern. Thank you.