These were created as chalk bags but I have added a zipper and long purse straps (instead of the chalk bag belt loop) to create purses for my little nieces.
Lion Brand Fun Fur
Hilos La Espiga Size 9 in Black
Royal Fashion Crochet Thread size 3
Size F, H, I crochet hook
Worsted weight yarn for facial features
CH - chain
SC - single crochet
YO - yarn over
Step 1: Bag Bottom
Row 1: SC in the 2nd CH from hook, and SC to the end. CH 1 and turn. (16 sc total)
Row 2 - 8: Repeat Row 1 6 more times. Finish off.
I checked the bag bottom against my regular chalk bag to verify correct size.
Step 2: Bag Body
Slip stitch the yarn combination (FUR + RFCT) to the beginning of the nylon thread. Chain one and SC in the first SC of the nylon thread.
Row 1: SC 16 across to top, SC 6 down the left, SC 16 across the bottom, SC 6 up the right. Do not turn (44 SC total).
Row 2: SC 44. Do not turn, continue in the round.
Repeat Row 1 until it measures about 4 inches.
I verified the size against my regular chalk bag.