Vintage Knitted Pineapple Purse Kit

Knit this vintage-inspired pineapple coin purse with silk thread, as seen in PieceWork's 6th annual historical knitting issue.
SKU: T1610

Regular Price: $41.99

Special Price $35.00

Please, log in or register to or .

Free Shipping on US orders over $50

beaded pineapple bag kit
Exclusive to the Needlework Traditions Shop, the beautiful Vintage Pineapple Purse pattern is available in a Kit complete with the pattern, needles, and thread. Hurry, we have a very limited quantity of kits, so order yours today while supplies last!

This Kit includes:  

  • The digital edition of PieceWork January/February 2012: The 6th annual historical knitting issue, this magazine celebrates knitted caps from Peru, an Orenburg shawl, gloves, a knitted baby cardigan, and many purses.
    Spacer 10x10 pixels
  • The Vintage Beaded Pineapple Purse pattern, featured in PieceWork January/February 2012 and adapted by Ave T. Coleman for modern-day materials. Penny purses and coin purses date back to the 1790s. Most were knitted, netted, or crocheted with colored silk, embellished with glass beads, and featuring drawstring or button closures. This vintage pineapple purse featured in PieceWork likely dates from the early 1800s. Adapted by Ave T. Coleman, this small purse's knit stitches resemble the leaves and texture of fruit.   
    Spacer 10x10 pixels
  • Kreinik Silk Bella thread in Light Wood Violet and Dark Sage. This kit contains two 100m cones, enough thread to knit the vintage-inspired Pineapple purse as seen in PieceWork January/February 2012. This 3-ply twisted-filament silk thread has sheen and strength, and shows off the intricate stitches and the texture of the pineapple purse. *Colors may vary slightly from what is seen here.
    Spacer 10x10 pixels
  • HiyaHiya 6 inch size 5/0 (1.0 mm) double point steel knitting needles perfect for knitting this purse with fine thread. These slick needles are a great addition to any knitter's collection with various uses for intricate work.
Spacer 20x20 pixels
pineapple bag Spacer 15x15 pixels jan feb 2012 piecework magazine Spacer 15x15 pixels pineapple purse
Spacer 20x20 pixels

Order your Kit today and begin knitting an heirloom-quality, vintage purse

to be cherished for years and years to come.

*This Kit does not contain the beads seen in the PieceWork January/February 2012 issue. Beads must be purchased separately and can be found at your local bead shop or craft store.

Hurry! We have a limited supply of Vintage Pineapple Purse Kits.

Order yours today while supplies last!

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU T1610
Product Type Kit
Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please,

Fulfillment Info

Shipping Options
For United States customers:

Ground: $4.95 flat rate. Free shipping on orders over $50
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2-8 business days. Includes tracking information.

2nd Day Air: $19.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2 business days; no P.O. boxes. 2nd Day shipping includes tracking information.

Next Day Air: $49.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 1 business day; no P.O. boxes. Next Day shipping includes tracking information.

For International customers:

  • Shipping Method —All orders are sent via Airmail. Please allow 4-6 weeks for your order to arrive.
  • Tracking information is not available for International orders at this time.

International Air Printed Matter: $6.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is dependent on final destination. For Canada, the estimated shipping time is 2-4 weeks. For other International Countries please allow for an estimated shipping time of 4-6 weeks.

Digital Product Download
When you purchase a downloadable item from our store, you have unlimited access to your purchase and can download it as many times and as often as needed.

  1. Go to
  2. Click on “Sign Up/Sign In” at the top right corner.
  3. Sign in with your email and password
  4. Click on Welcome, (your name)! in the top right corner
  5. On the left side of the screen is a list of options. Click on MY DOWNLOADABLE PRODUCTS.
  6. Underneath the Product Title will be the download link. Click the link to view the PDF or Video.
  7. To save your purchases to your computer please do the following:
    *PC Users: Right click on the download link, select “Save Link As” (Firefox, Chrome) or “Save Target As” (Internet Explorer)
    *MAC Users: Hold the Ctrl button while clicking on the download link and select the option “Download Linked File As” (Safari)
  8. Save the download(s) to your “Desktop,” “My documents” or other favorite folder. Click Save.

If you are having trouble opening your download, we recommend using the latest version of Adobe Reader for eBooks, digital magazine issues and patterns/projects. Get it here for free:

For videos, we recommend using VLC Player. Here is the link to access VLC download for free:

Please let us know if we can be of further assistance.

Online Workshops and Streaming Video

If you have purchased an on-demand courses or video you can access your product immediately by following the directions below. If you have purchased course with a start date you can still access it by following the directions below but may be limited to what you can access until the course starts at the date that was described in the details section of the product you purchased. 

  1. Go to
  2. Click on Sign Up/Sign In at the top right corner.
  3. Sign in with your email and password.
  4. Click on Welcome, (your name)! At the top right corner
  5. On the left side of the screen click on MY Workshops.
  6. Click Go to Course link to the far right of the course title. If nothing happens, verify that your pop-up blocker is off.
  7. If you are directed to a screen asking for your name and email address, fill in the information.
  8. You will be taken to your Dashboard, where you will see your course listed.
  9. Click on the teal button to the far right of the course title. It should either say Start Watching or Continue.
  10. Click the Play button to start viewing the course.
    *If there are course materials available, they will be found under the Menu tab at the top of the viewing window.

To Access Online Workshop Materials:

  1. Click on the Menu tab.
  2. Click on Resources.
  3. You will see the number of Files available for the course.
  4. Click Files.
  5. Click View/Download to the right of the file title to access it.
Most of our courses are not downloadable and must be accessed via streaming while logged into your account. You have unlimited access to your course and can view it as many times and as often as needed. For courses on desktop or laptop computers, you will have to allow pop ups on our website from your web browser. Many web browsers will display a small notification at the top of the page that reads "popup blocked" upon clicking "Go to Course." Click on this notification to enable popups on our site. This will allow you to view the course.

If you do not see this notification, you simply have to navigate to your web browser's "settings" and disable your popup blocker there, or choose to allow popups on our site.

For instructions on Chrome go to

For courses on Apple mobile devices, such as iPad and iPhone, go into iPhone settings -> safari -> block popups and turn it off.
Then when you click on "go to course" from your device's internet browser app, you will be asked to allow popups for this site. Choose yes, and you should be good to go.

>!-- Top DY Banner code end -->