Little Sunflower Purse
Approximate size 7 ½ ” diameter (plus strap)
62 yds. 3 ply #72 yellow polypropylene (Satin Sheen by Weaveasy, Color Sunray Yellow was used.)
3 ½ yds. 3 ply #72 blk. polypropylene (Satin Sheen by Weaveasy, color Raven was used.)
“K” crochet hook
Sewing needle and black thread
Chain 5, Sunray Yellow join with sl st to form a ring.
Round 1 Chain 3, work 11 dc in ring (chain 3 counts as 12th dc), sl st to top of chain 3.
Round 2 Chain 3, work dc in the same place as sl st, and dc 2 in each dc around (24 sts). Sl st in top of 3rd chain.
Round 3 Chain 3, work dc in same place as sl st, *dc 1 in next st, dc 2 in next st, repeat from * around (36 sts). Sl st to first sc.
Round 4 Chain 1, sc in same place as sl st and each dc around (36 sts). Join with sl st to first sc. End.
Make back same as front.
Eyes for Smiley Face
Make 2. With “K” hook and raven cord, chain 9 sts. End. Form circle and stitch in place on front of purse.
Mouth for Smiley Face
With “K” hook and raven cord, chain 24 sts. End. Stitch in place on front of purse.
Holding circles together (wrong sides together) sc around, leaving ⅓ open at top. Do not break cord. Continue (for strap) by chaining 72 sts, sl st to opposite side of purse opening. Sc in each chain toward opposite end of strap. Join.