BEFORE YOU GET STARTED
Carla Julius, otherwise known as @melanin_makes, loves purple almost as much as we do. So, it was no surprise to see what colors of Darn Good Sari Silk Ribbon Yarn she selected for this beautiful Boho Chic Sari Silk Clutch Crochet Pattern. Carla's clutch can be easily transitioned from day wear to night. #MakeItYours with an extra pop of personality by adding a broach or pin to your clutch.
SKILL LEVEL : Basic
- 2 100g Skeins of DGY Sari Silk Ribbon Yarn (ultraviolet & teals)
- US L/11 (8 mm) Crochet Hook (not included)
- Tapestry Needle and Scissors (not included)
Approximate Finished Size: 12” x 6.5” (without flap)
Gauge: 4 rows of SC = 2”
Bottom portion of clutch is worked flat then slip stitched together before adding the flap. You will slip stitch around 3 sides of project, two open sides and over folded side.
Stitch counts per row are shown in <brackets>.
SL ST: Slip Stitch
SC: Single Crochet
HDC: Half Double Crochet
BODY:Row 1: Ch 49. Sc into 2nd ch and every ch across. <48 sc>
Row 2: Ch 1 and turn; Sc across. <48 sc>
Repeat: Row 2 until project measures approximately 6.5 inches tall. (About 14 rows)
Fold in half lengthwise and sl st around leaving top open. Do not fasten off.
Row 1: Working along one side only, hdc into each stitch <24 hdc>
Row 2: Ch 1 and turn; hdc across <24 hdc>
Repeat: Row 2 until flap measures 7 inches tall.
Fold flap over and you’ve completed your clutch. To add more boho chic-ness, use remaining yarn to add tassels to flap or bottom of purse. You can also add a button for a more secure closure.