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Knitting Mini Carry Alls Free Patterns

Updated on May 19, 2015

A knitted mini bag is a good way to carry essentials in your purse to stop losing them in your purse. Carry makeup, medicine, medical needs all in a small knitted mini bag in your daily purse, backpack, or tote bag. No more digging around your purse trying to find an important item. Slip the mini bag in your purse or grab the mini bag when running a short errand. Using a mini bag is a great help when changing purse.

The mini bag should be about 4 x 7 inches it depends on the size of the items you will be putting in the mini bag and the size of the purse/backpack/tote bag you carry daily. There are patterns for pencil case, pouch, and clutch bags. They also make wonderful gifts.

Knitting Basics

Learning to knit is not very hard. You will need to get used to holding the knitting needles. To knit you need to learn: how make a slipknot and cast on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, and casting off. The Stockinette Stitch is one of the first stitch patterns most people learn. It is knit one row then purl one row. Learn how to do these few things and you can create many wonderful knitted items.

Learn to Knit--Knitting for Beginners
Learn the basics of knitting with articles on casting on, knit stitch, purl stitch, and casting off.


Pencil Case

Pencil Case
An easy pencil case that can be used to carry many different things.


How To Knit The Stockinette Stitch


Chinese Waves Pouch


Knit Pouches

  • Knit Pouches
    An elegant knitted mini bag with zipper that measures 8-x-11-inchs.


Simply Seamless Pouch

  • Simply Seamless Pouch
    There are three version of this purse: knit plain for a clutch, attach a strap, or add belt loops. The finished size is 8" wide x 5" tall.


Simple Knitted Clutch


Felted Cosmetic Clutch with Tassels


Sundance Knitted Makeup Bag

  • Sundance Knitted Makeup Bag
    An intermediate project. This lovely knitted makeup bag was knitted by a beginner and she shares row-by-row instructions and links to videos for help with certain stitches.

  • Cabled Clutch
    Knitting a cable and adding dowels makes a beautiful bulky clutch.

Knitting a Basic Cable


Felted Tab Bag and Pouch

You can create a knitted mini bag with any color you want and add embellishments, such as buttons or beads, to create your own unique designed mini bag.


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      Pippi Pi 5 years ago from USA

      Thank you Faythef.

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      Faythe F. 5 years ago from USA

      very cute bags