Bags are women`s best friends, therefore take a look at today`s collection for some inspiration. These Sturdy Crochet Tote Bags will be great for shopping or as a gift. Are you a student or a teacher who needs a sturdy bag for all the books to carry?
They will also be perfect to pack away your essentials when heading for a beach. They all feature strong, thick handles that won`t dig into your hands. Colorful designs are eye-catching but you can still customize them with beads, tassels, or buttons.
Play with yarn to achieve a perfect structure. How about natural cotton, jute, or t-shirt yarn for great effect. Adjust the hook accordingly so the fabric is dense. Let your imagination loose with these projects.
Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern Ideas
Simple & Durable Bag
In need of a simple but classy tote bag that can fit all your essentials? If so, you cannot miss this beautiful crochet project by B.Hooked Crochet & Knitting. The author used a macramé cord for this one to ensure that the bag gets a sturdy and durable texture.
Are you a beginner to crocheting? Great for you since this tote bag pattern relies on a single crochet stitch. Already in love with the three-colour design from the photos? It has captured our hearts right away!
Level: beginner Author: B.Hooked Crochet & Knitting
photo by B.Hooked Crochet & Knitting / ravelry.com
Heart Tote Bag
Get ready because this tote bag project is an absolute masterpiece! Natalie Pelikh works it with a chain, double crochet and puff stitch to give the bag that wonderful texture. Use cotton yarn, as it brings out the best in this pattern!
If you are already familiar with the basics, follow the video tutorial, and you’re sure to succeed! Would you choose the juicy blue in the picture or pick other colours?
Level: upper beginner Author: Natalie Pelikh
photo by Natalie Pelikh / ravelry.com
The Jackfield Tile Tote Bag
This beautiful bag by Christine Bateman looks almost exotic with all the decorations of beads and tassels. It`s incredible what you can make with two granny squares. Choose your favorite color scheme and start crocheting.
Level: upper beginner Author: Christine Bateman
Find this pattern on ravelry.com.
All Squared Up Bag
This lovely bag is made in woven technique which makes a dense fabric. The pattern on the bag looks intricate and the colors makes it perfect for beach holidays. It has great thick handles therefore making it easy to carry.
Level: upper beginner Author: Kim Birum
Find this pattern on ravelry.com.
Chevron Bobble Tote Bag
The bobble stitch is cleverly arranged in a chevron pattern and that also creates a fantastic texture. This bag will certainly add elegance to your style. Jennifer Pionk has us all used to her amazing ideas! Well, here is one more.
Level: upper beginner Author: Jennifer Pionk
Easy Gift Bag
Use it as a gift bag or simply give it as a gift! These easy totes by Allyson Seeley come in three different sizes and they look so adorable. Don’t they? Oh, without a doubt!
Go with neutral colors or make your bag fun and bright.
Level: beginner Author: Allyson Seeley
Essential Project Tote
What do you think about this crochet tote designed by Heidi Yates? Evidently a great size for your essentials! This bag is beginner-friendly as well. The handles are decorated with buttons here, but you can use crochet flowers or bows too.
Level: beginner Author: Heidi Yates
Cove Tote Bag
Oh, wow! Isn’t this your next favorite bag for spring and summer? Kaitlin Barthold put simplicity, timeless style, and comfort together in order to create this gem. This crochet tote bag will be great for hot days in the city and for a picnic.
Level: upper beginner Author: Kaitlin Barthold