13 Adorable Cat Purse Crochet Patterns (easy!)

Crochet cat purses are a delightful and whimsical accessory that combines functionality with a touch of feline charm. These charming purses are handcrafted with love and attention to detail, making them a unique fashion statement. Each purse is meticulously crocheted using soft and durable yarn, ensuring both comfort and longevity.

The cat-inspired design of these purses adds a playful and adorable element to any outfit. With their cute little ears, they capture the essence of our favorite feline companions. Whether you’re a cat lover or simply appreciate the beauty of crochet craftsmanship, these purses are sure to bring a smile to your face.

Practicality is not compromised in these purses either. They typically feature a secure button or zipper closure, providing a safe space for your essentials like keys, cards, and small personal items. The interior lining is often soft and smooth, ensuring that your belongings are well-protected. Additionally, some cat purses may include a detachable strap, allowing you to wear them as a crossbody bag or remove the strap to carry them as a clutch.

Crochet cat purses make for wonderful gifts for both children and adults alike. Whether you’re heading out for a casual outing or a special occasion, these purses will undoubtedly make you stand out from the crowd.

1. Bitty Kitty Bag

Free pattern by A Crafty Concept

This pattern is really great for those familiar with crochet or those starting out. The pattern uses simple crochet stitches and demonstrates the use of a couple special stitches needed to make this cute cat bag!

There are useful photos throughout the pattern to help you understand every part even assembling the pieces together.

2. Pretty Kitty Purse

Free pattern by Sweet Softies

This is a beginner friendly pattern as it is almost a no-sew pattern – with the only sewing required being for the arms and bow.

The pattern is very easy to customize and colours of the cat and dress can be changed to suit the needs of the user!

3. Cat Bag

Paid pattern by Andrea Webber

This pattern is another great one for beginners. It uses simple stitches and is easy to make. The pattern is more minimalist than previous purse patterns but is nonetheless a great purse to attempt making.

4. Purrfectly Wonderful Kitty Bag

Free pattern by Carol Ventura

This cat purse is easily customizable to change colors and even size of the purse. The purse uses a technique that looks like tapestry, but it is completely crochet. It’s a great bag for small trinkets and can even be made big enough to hold a phone or an iPad.

5. Rainbow Cat Bag

Free pattern by Crochet Bug

This bag is a much more subtle cat bag. If you look closely at the colored rows you can make out little cats all along it. The bag is crocheted in a round in rows and generally uses simple crochet stitches.

Thee is one special stitch used, the puff stitch, which they demonstrate using videos – making it even easier to learn and make this cute cat bag.

6. Kitty Cat Tote Bag

Paid pattern by Flora Wei

This is a lovely large and spacious bag for anyone – adult or child alike. The pattern takes some time due to its size, but it is generally easy to work up.

The pattern is easy to follow and requires just some sewing of pieces together.

7. Jack Cat Tote Bag

Free pattern by Hobbii

This pattern is really great for any crocheter and is very easy to make. The pattern is well written and has useful photos for some of the steps.

This pattern can be downloaded as a free PDF from the Hobbii website.

8. Kitty Tote

Free pattern by Yarnspirations

This is such a lovely and cute cat purse to make! The details are adorable and the result is a very versatile and stylish tote bag.

The bag is really easy to make and the pattern is very well written.

9. Black Cat Bag

Paid pattern by Marina

This adorable black cat pattern is very easy to make and a great pattern to purchase! The bag is made in rows and uses the typical simple stitches to crochet a bag.

There are some minimal color changes, but nothing too hard to tackle.

10. Realistic Cat Purse

Free pattern by Kerri’s Crochet

This pattern is great if you want a more detailed and realistic cat purse for yourself or cat lover in your life. The pattern is easy to follow and the designer even offers a free video tutorial for the pattern if you’d prefer to follow along with a video instead of reading.

The pattern is simple and easy to follow – so it’s great for any crocheter.

11. Moon and Cat pouch

Paid pattern by Stitches By Ale

This is a great little pattern for anyone – it is more of a pouch than a purse, but it looks so great! The pattern is really easy to follow and is even easier to track your progress on the pattern if using Ribblr.

This pattern is ideal for any beginner or intermediate as it is quick and easy to make!

12. Meow Meow Bag

Paid pattern by Ruth Maddock Makes

This is a really nice and minimalist cat bag than is nice and easy to work up. What is great about this pattern is that it has a slightly different look due to be crocheted in the round instead of in rows.

It is very minimal in detail, but still is very clearly a cat. You can easily customize this pattern by changing color and the length of the handle of this bag.

13. Cat Purse

This pattern can be found on YouTube as a free pattern. The video is easy to follow along and they even write the pattern on the screen alongside demonstrations of how to complete stitches in the pattern.

There are even useful videos linked for how to crochet most of the basic stitches you need to know for this pattern.