Spirit Pouch

I am pleased to share my first crochet pattern available previously available in my Ravelry store! This little pouch is purse sized and created to hold your rosary, crystals, talisman, whatever you care to place in it for safe keeping.

You may make these for sale, I ask you to link to my pattern and give credit to me for the pattern design.

To access the pattern please click the link in the blog post.  Enjoy and please share your photos of your completed Spirit Pouches.  Let me know what wonderful uses you come up with for it.

If you would like a PDF version oF the pattern you may purchase it for $.99 payable via PayPal.

Spirit Pouch Pattern

Materials Needed:
Yarn:  Weight of your choice (I used Worsted Weight)
Hook:  2 sizes smaller than yarn suggests.  (I used US Crochet hook size D)
Button for Closure
Yarn Needle
Thread or ply of yarn for attaching button

Crochet Abbreviations:

Sc (or sc):  Single Crochet

Rep:  Repeat

St (or st):  Stitch

Ch:  Chain

Sl St (or sl st):  Slip stitch



Pouch is crocheted in continuous rounds.  Mark the first stitch of each round as you stitch around.

Round 1:  Using a magic ring, 6 sc into ring and draw closed. (OR ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd from hook, your choice.  I prefer the magic ring method.)  You now have 6 sts.

Round 2:  2 sc in ea sc around. (12 sts)

Round 3:  *Sc in first sc, 2 sc in next sc*.  Rep from * to * around. (18 sts)

Round 4:  *Sc in first 2 sc’s, 2 sc in next sc*.  Rep from * to * around. (24 sts)

Round 5:  *Sc  in first 3 sc’s, 2 sc in next sc*.  Rep from * to * around. (30 sts)

Rounds 6-16:  Sc in each sc around (30 sts).

Cut yarn, leaving a 12” tail, fasten off.

Finishing

Flatten the pouch.

Attach yarn 4 sts in from the right edge.

Row 1:  Sc across to 4 sts before left side edge, ch 1, turn.

Row 2:  Sc in each st across, ch 1, turn.

Rows 3-9:  Rep Row 2.

Row 10:  Sc in first 2 sc, ch 3, skip 3 sc, sc in last 2 sc.  Ch 1, turn.

Row 11:  Sc in each sc and in each chain stitch across.  Ch 1, turn.

Row 12:  *Sc in first sc, sl st in next st*, rep across from * to * to end of row, fasten off.

Final Touch:

Attach button, enjoy using!  

I would love to see your finished Spirit Pouches!  Leave a comment including your Ravelry username.  🙂