Crochet Openwork Bilateral Handbag

This openwork bilateral shell stitch crochet handbag features a gorgeous texture that you are sure to love. It takes bit of patience to crochet it up especially for some very beginners, but with this step by step, free crochet tutorial you will handle it without any difficulties.

I’ve been super obsessed with making totes and handbags lately. It’s not a secret that bag designs these days are all about reflecting your unique style and personality and as you can see, this bilateral handbag is not an exception as well.

The best thing about this bag is that it is reusable and fashionable at the same time. The handbag is a fairly nice size and lightweight, making it great for any season of the year.

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This is a beautiful, fresh new pattern that became very popular online in just a few days. The delicate and elegant design created with one of the most eye catching shell stitch, is a trademark for this crochet openwork bilateral handbag.

This bag works up super fast – start crocheting one this evening and carry it out tomorrow 🙂 And while the handbag is not big in size, it’s still got plenty of room for all your essentials.

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Video tutorial by Katy Handmade