24 Beautiful Purse Patterns


We just learned how to sew the perfect pleats and today’s sewing projects are beautiful purse patterns.  {{squeal in delight}}  Hopefully, you’ll love these purse patterns as much as I do.  Many of these purse patterns are very easy and even no sewing projects.  I hope they inspire you to make something gorgeous today.

Sewing Projects

Sewing Projects

1.  Sew a Dainty Leather Purse – Don’t be afraid of leather.  It’s actually really fun to work with.  Your sewing machine will sew through it.
2.  Silk Pleated & Darted Purse Patterns – She has a very rounded (balloonish) shape which has been created by inserting both darts and pleats.
3.  Buttercup Bag Sewing Project – This pattern uses a mere fat quarter of fabric for the outer + a little less of another fabric for lining. You’ll also need a magnetic snap.
4.  Burlap Purse with Shabby Rose – I just love this sewing projects and this chocolate burlap purse is gorgeous.  The shabby rose is a darling fabric flower.

Ruffle Purse Patterns

Ruffle Purse Patterns

5.  DIY Almost No Sew Ruffle Purse – A darling ruffle purse made out of a tote bag.
6. Gathered Flower Purse by Sew Dang Cute – A beautiful purse pattern on how to make this gathered flower bag.
7.  Ruffled Purse Patterns – This darling bag has several layers of ruffles and is lined with canvas for stability and strength.
8.  Chocolate Burlap Purse Pattern –  I tried to make it a little bigger than the last one so it can double as a diaper bag.

Free Purse Patterns

Free Purse Patterns

9. Blossom Handbag/Shoulder Bag – A free Amy Butler purse pattern.
10.  Sewing: Reversible Tote Bag With Adjustable Strap – Having a reversible tote bag is like having 2 bags in one, now with the adjustable strap, you can have even more styling with it.
11.  Circle Placemat Purse pattern – An easy placemat purse tutorial on how to make a $2.00 faux crocodile purse all set for fall.
12. How to sew a coin purse – The coin purse is actually large enough to hold bank cards etc. – not just coins.

Bag Patterns

Bag Patterns

13.  Falling Purse Pattern – I just adore all the little extras on this handmade purse pattern.
14.  Gathered Clutch Patters – I just adore ruffles and this is more of a whimsy gathered look for a small purse.
15.  Day Trip Purse Patterns – Christie gave you 4 different styles for this purse pattern.
16.  Easy Sew Diaper Bag Alternative with Bonus: Upcycle / Repurpose Outgrown Baby Clothes.  This is such an interesting idea.  This bag attaches to your purse to keep your baby bag items separate from your purse items.

Free Bag Patterns

17.  Purse organizer insert tutorial – What a cool idea to make several pockets that will hold all of your things in one place. *Sadly, the tutorial and post are no longer available.
18.  No Sew Bag – Furoshiki is a Japanese technique, like origami, but for fabric.
19.  One Hour Craft – Purse Carry-All – Put them all of your purse basics one spot, and then all you have to move is this handy little pouch when you switch purses.
20.  Make a purse out of your old pants – This is a pretty easy sewing project. It didn’t involve any measuring. The inches depend on the size of pants you are cutting up.

Purse Patterns for Kids

Purse Patterns for Kids

21. Crayon Purse Tutorial – A cute little purse you can make for a child to hold their crayons and is made out of scrap fabric.
22.  How to sew a purse from jeans – I adore this little jean purse that’s embellished with ribbons and fabric.
23.  Felt Monster coin purse – If you like to sew with felt this is a fun little project.
24.  Hobo Dance Bag Pattern – This is a darling little bag that can be used for anything but I love the ballet shoes and strap.

More Free Sewing Patterns

You also might like these fabulous free sewing patterns from Tip Junkie:


  1. Comment-Anonymous Nicole

    Thanks so much for sharing this!! Who doesn’t need more purses and free purse patterns!?! Yea!! Thanks again!
    Hope you don’t mind but I am sharing this tomorrow on my blog! Love it!!!!!!

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  5. Comment-Anonymous Karen

    Love these purses—how do I download the free patterns?

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  7. Comment-Anonymous mary

    Very beautiful bag, I like it…

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  9. Comment-Anonymous Nancy Moland

    Thanks so much.

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