Perspective Crochet Purse
Horizontal lines of color collide with diagonal lines of stitches in this optical tease. It’s just the right size to carry everything you need to study in the park.
Designer: Ellen Gormley
Finished Size: 11″ tall × 15″ wide × 3″ deep; strap length is adjustable.
Yarn: Lion Brand Wool-Ease (80% acrylic, 20% wool; 197 yd [180 m]/3 oz [85 g]; CYCA #4): #177 loden (A), 2 skeins; #167 eggplant (B), #128 caramel (C), 1 skein each.
Hook Size: I/9 (5.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: 5 locking st markers; tapestry needle; at least 30″ long belt with buckle; at least 18″ long belt with buckle; extra buckle (may be cut from a third belt).
Gauge: 14 hdc = 4″; 11 hdc rows = 4″.