Colorful Paolo Purse
This is an easy free crochet bag pattern that you will love to have for yourself. Double crochet and single crochet is used for this pattern. It can hold your hooks or other small items.
Crochet HookH/8 or 5 mm hook
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
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Dec 27, 2017
Im not exactly sure why this is called a Paolo Purse, but the designer had me at the Catherine Wheels. I positively love that stitch, and whenever Im wearing something that uses it, I get all kinds of inquiries about how its worked. Its the perfect time to do a little modest bragging, but best of all, hand out my business card, too. Ive gotten many a commission because of this stitch.
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Oct 16, 2012
i really enjoy learning these pattern. all of them are beautiful
Oct 12, 2012
I got it! just go to it and it will ask again for an email. enter a bogus one the one you entered first and then when it takes you to the wrong place again hit the back arrow and there it is . print it quick!
May 05, 2012
I think it is adorable, and I would love the free pattern but when I click on the link it takes me to an old FaveCrafts page (from Christmas???) ....not sure what to do here...
Apr 23, 2012
Love the colors!
Apr 23, 2012
I could not get in, either.
Apr 23, 2012
Can anyone give me a link to this that actually works? I cannot get to any of these patterns in these e-mails. The links suck. I really like this one
May 14, 2012
Here is the link, it works fine for me. http://www.favecrafts.com/Crochet-Bags/Easy-Paolo-Purse
Nov 27, 2011
I don't understand how to work Row 3 and couldn't find any helpful information about it so if anyone can help I'd be grateful. Thanks
Jul 11, 2011
Crafter 3511810: I have not tried this pattern yet, but this is what seems to be the problem. Row 3 says, "sc in in ch-1 space between dc's 2 rows below (working over next ch-7 space)" Are you working 2 rows below? This would eliminate the hole.
Jun 06, 2011
My problem with the paolo purse is: on row 3, when I work over the chain 7 space, there is a large hole, larger than the one shown in the picture. What can I be doing wrong?
May 29, 2011
Pretty and handy for little things. Perfect to show.
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