Crochet Hello Kitty Purse
100% white and yellow yarn
Red heart pink, black yarn
hdc=half double crochet
sl st=slip stitch
Body of the purse, Make 2
row 1. ch 23, hdc in the 2nd chain from the hook and each stitch across, turn,
rows 2- 12. *ch 1, hdc in each stitch across, turn, *repeat until you have 12 rounds
Make two of these and sew the seams together and the bottom together, and leave the top open for the opening of the purse.
ch 2, Work10 sc in the 2nd chain from the hook. sl st, attach to the center of the purse.
Place 3 pieces of yarn on the side each eye, about 1 inch long a piece, tie in the inside of the purse.
ch 2, Work 10sc in the 2nd chain from the hook to form a ring, sl st, attach below the ears, about 1 1/2 inch apart.
Make 2 ears
rnd 1. ch 2, single crochet in the 2nd chain from the hook, do single crochet 9 more times to form a ring. sl st.(10sts.)
rnd 2. 2sc in each stitch across, sl st. (20 sts.)
rnd 3. *sc in the next stitch, 2sc in the next stitch, *repeat, sl st (30 sts.)
Make 2 circles, fold it in half, sc around the edge to create a half circle, attach the ears on top of the purse
rnd 1. ch 12, sc in the 2nd chain from the hook and each stitch across, turn
rnds 2-4. *ch 1, sc in each stitch across in the back loops only, turn, *repeat
sc around the edge, fasten off, weave in the ends. Take yarn and wrap around the center of the bow about 8-10 times to make the center of the bow, Fasten off.
ch 80, sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, and each ch across to the end, sl st. attach the strap to both sides of the purse with sl st and sew on the sides. (optional, you could glue in a fabric in the inside with a glue gun for a finished look.)