Details for the handbag crochet pattern
This is a crochet pattern for a gorgeous hobo style handbag. The bag is a great size to carry all of your everyday essentials. The simple, yet pretty, design can be used as a casual, work or evening bag.
You’ll need 2 colours for this pattern, a main colour and an accent colour. You can use any type of yarn you like, I have used Paintbox Yarns Simply Aran acrylic yarn in Slate Grey (205) for my main colour and Granite Grey (206) as my accent colour, available from LoveCrochet.
- Yarn weight: UK Aran/US Worsted
- Hook Size: 5mm and 4.5mm
- Gauge: 2″ square = 8 hdc x 6 rows for the main bag, 10 sc x 10 rows for the straps and trim.
- Size: Finished bag measures approx. 12″/30cm wide by 8″/20cm deep, with a gusset of 3″/7.5cm. Straps measure 16″/40.5cm long.
To crochet an Audrey Hobo Bag, you will need
Aran/Worsted weight yarn – approx. 140g/282yds of your main colour, 20g/41yds of your accent colour.
A 5mm hook for the main bag and 4.5mm hook for the straps.
Yarn needle & scissors.