Shabby Style Clutch Purse Crochet Pattern by Emi

Here’s a super fun and easy clutch purse to crochet.  Watch the video tutorial or download the pattern to make your own in no time!

SCROLL DOWN for the Written Pattern, Video Tutorial and free PDF Download.  This project was created as a collaboration with Donna from Naztazia Crochet!  Check them both out!


Worsted weight yarn

6.5 mm crochet hook

Yarn needle


Buttons or pearls

Sewing needle and thread



1. Working with 2 strands of worsted weight yarn, chain 15 (or more)

2. Single crochet in the 2 nd stitch from the hook, and each stitch of the chain.

3. Repeat step 2, for as many rows as needed for your desired size of purse.

This design added fun yarn to 2 rows on the front. Fasten off.

4. Pin and hand sew the zipper onto the ends of the rectangle. (See video for a demonstration. Sew the side seams of the purse with matching yarn and a yarn needle. Sew a ribbon, cord, or round wooden ring on for a handle. Add fringe into the zipper head to make it easier to open and close.




FLOWER: Chain 5, slip stitch to join and form a ring. *single crochet in the ring, 3 double crochet in the ring, repeat from * to make a total of 4 petals in the ring, slip stitch to join in the first single crochet, fasten off. Sew a button or pearl in the center and sew onto the purse. (4 flowers were added to this design.) Attach brooches, pins, buttons, or barrettes to the front as embellishments.





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