Pretty Blooming Purse

This pretty crocheted purse is great for casual or formal wear.
Crafts Supplies and Instructions for Pretty Blooming Purse
Crocheted flower purse

Designed by Candi Jensen

Clutch measures 12-1/2 inches wide by 7 inches high

Red Heart Designer Sport Yarn: 2 balls 3750 Girlie Pink (A), 1 ball each 3261 Terra Cotta (B), 3570 Iced Violet (C), 3770 Berry (D), 3730 Blush Rose (E)

Crochet hook: K/10-1?2 (6.5 mm) 4 jumbo craft sticks, 6x3?4 inches Yarn needle

Gauge: With 2 strands held together, 10 sc and 12 sc rows = 4 inches. Check your gauge. Use any size hook to obtain gauge given.

How to Make a Gauge Swatch
With 2 strands held together, ch 11.
Row 1 Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each remaining ch across -- 10 sc.
Row 2-12 Ch 1, turn; sc in each sc across. Swatch should measure approx 4 inches square. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

 
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