Bright & Colorful Crocheted Bag

A kaleidoscope of bright colors is the simplest way to liven up a casual outfit.  Add a gorgeous handcrafted bag in bright pink, blue, green, red, & yellow :)…

This one I started as a scrap yarn project rug/mat (see my previous post

I started having second thoughts as the work progressed.  It was looking so pretty and beautiful, I didn’t have the mind to use it as a rug for people to step on it or as a converted it into a beautiful bag 🙂 …hope you all agree with me…



Base of Bag

Base (Round)

Body of Bag (Bottom Portion):

bag body (bottom)

Body of Bag (Upper Portion):

Make granny squares of your choice 🙂 …

Bag Handles

I did a strip consisting of sc’s (single crochet) with a spike stitch after 7 sc’s of required length, twisted it to look like a rope, and attached it to the bag :)…


For closure, you can add a zipper or a button closure with a loop of your choice, and your bag is ready 🙂 …


For more decorations, you can have pompoms or balls or tear drops, or flowers or leaves hanging from the handles 🙂 …

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9 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. sindhoooo
    Jun 18, 2014 @ 10:35:43

    Amazing creativity! I was just thinking how would that be possible to make a bag out of it and your work is excellent! The bag is too beautiful!

    Warm Regards,
    The Arts & Me



  2. fallfromgrace349
    Jun 18, 2014 @ 12:25:51

    what a gorgeous bag! 🙂



  3. lilicrochet
    Jul 19, 2014 @ 16:39:01

    Ohhh…. Beautiful… I’ll try to maje it!!! 🙂



  4. Donna Marie
    Sep 11, 2014 @ 03:49:51

    Another gorgeous creation. I have been searching high and low for a strap to compliment my tablet sleeve ( so that I can use it like I would a backpack, and your twisty strap gave me an idea. Thanks!



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