As promised, below is the pattern of the ruffle purse!
1 ball of Variegated Crochet thread
Crochet Hook - 1.75mm
Bangles of your choice to work as handles
Finished Size: 6"wide and 3.5" long
Side (Make 2)
Row 1 (Right Side): Dc in 4th ch from hook (beginning 3 skipped chs count as first dc), dc in each remaining ch across, turn.
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each dc across, turn.
Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as a dc), working in front loops only, dc in first sc, ch 1, *2 dc in next sc, ch 1, repeat from * across to last sc, (dc, ch 3, sl st) in last sc, turn.
Row 4: Ch 1, working in unused back loops of Row 2, sc in each loop across, turn
Row 5: Ch 3, dc in each sc across, turn.
Row 6: Ch 1, sc in each dc across, turn.
Rows 7‐22: [Repeat Rows 3–6] 4 times.
Rows 23 and 24: Repeat Rows 3 and 4.
Rows 25‐30: Repeat Row 6.
Row 31: Slip st in each of next 10 sc, (slip st, ch 1) in front loop of next sc, ch 3, working in front loops only, (dc, ch 1) in same st as last slip st, (2 dc, ch 1) in each of next 18 sc, (dc, ch 3, slip st) in next sc, turn.
Row 32: Repeat Row 4.
Row 33: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
Rows 34‐40: Repeat Row 33. Fasten off.
Fold rows 33–40 of one side around one handle from front to back and sew together at back side. Repeat with remaining side.
Hold pieces with right wide facing, working through both thicknesses at same time, join yarn with slip st in top left‐hand corner, working across side, sc evenly to bottom corner, 3 sc in corner, working across bottom edge, sc evenly across to next corner, 3 sc in next corner, working across next side, sc evenly to top edge. Fasten off. Weave in ends.
Hope you enjoy making it.