Purses and bags are fun and easy to knit -- textured yarns, felting techniques, and easy patterns combine to make these attractive fashion accessories. Our free knitting patterns for purses and bags range from practical to fanciful, but they all look great on your arm. Use these patterns to embark on your next purse-knitting project.

The simple stripes felted bag is functional and stylish.

Bias Bag

Knit on the bias for an unusual look, this bag is like no other.

Felted Market Bags

This spacious bag is perfect for your trips to the farmer's market or other shopping expeditions.

Himalayan Silk Purse

This attractive bag will look great with your little black dress for an evening on the town.

Simple Stripes Felted Bag

Functional and fashionable, this bag holds it all and looks good doing it.

Keep reading for our bias bag knitting pattern -- this bag is knitted on the bias, creating an unexpected diagonal design.

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