25 Dec

Girly Minion Purse

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I recently made a Minion purse for Operation Santa Clause. My friend wanted me to make him a girly minion purse for his step daughter.

I must admin I have never seen any Minion movies so I was not even sure if there is a girl. According to my daughter there is a purple Minion but no other girls.

In any case here is my take on the girly Minion.

 

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25 Dec

Flower Crochet Purse

crochet flower purse

I recently made a Minion purse for Operation Santa Clause. I then decided to post the pick of it on Facebook and almost instantly I had an order for 2 more Minion purse and one for a Flower purse.

My instructions were pretty simple, the purse needed to be maroon and have a beige flower.

I set out to look for some inspiration on Pinterest . Here is my final approach to the purse. I chose to use the seed stitch to complete this purse as it does not produce too many holes. I really hope that my friends girlfriend likes her new purse.

crochet flower purse

 

09 Dec

Crochet Minion Purse

crochet minion purse

I recently signed up to be a secret Santa for a local child in need this Christmas season. When I receive my letter from my kid I was super excited to see she wanted anything to do with Minions. I had been seeing quite a few cute crochet things Minion all over Pinterest and wanted to make one but no one in my family is into the Minions so I was super excited to be able to make something for this little girl. So here is my Crochet Minion Purse

 

crochet minion purse

I found a really cute pattern for a minion purse on Atelier Handmade but honestly I didn’t want to purchase a pattern I would only use once. So I decided that I would just do my own.

This is really the first time that I crochet something without using a pattern and I must say I am quite happy on how it turned out.

I decided to make my purse using the Seed Stitch and it turned out great. I LOVE using this stitch becuase it givs your work a nice effect and being that it is 2 stitch in on it makes the bag tough and you do not need to line the bag with fabric.In the picture you will see that I added buttons on the side to make the straps adjustable. I will actually be modifying this tonight as it is making the purse too heavy and it makes it flip.  I will be adding a loop on both side where I will be ale to stick the strap trough and then close it with the button to adjust the length.

I am sooooo very happy on how this purse came out. I posted it on my Facebook page and within 2 hours I had 3 orders for one so that makes me even happier.

Thanks for taking the mine to read my rants.  Tata for now

 

If you like the purse and want to purchase one you can do so in my store here