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Mermaid Tears Purse – free pattern and video

Free crochet pattern, video tutorial for this cute Mermaid Tears purse made with the crocodile stitch

This standout bag is all about the details! Crocheted in your favorite colors of Bernat Super Value, the process is just as fun as showing off the finished product!  To make this bag even better, the pattern is free to download and there is even a full length video to show you how to make it, if reading a pattern is difficult for you.

Once you get the hang of the stitch, you’ll be looking to ‘mermaid’ everything from hats, to scarves, to blankets and more.

You can get everything you need to make this from the video, or if you prefer written instructions, you can download them below.

Materials needed for the Mermaid Tears Purse:

Bernat® Super Value yarn:

  • Main Color (MC) Clay 1 ball
  • Contrast A Bronze 1 ball
  • Contrast B Rouge 1 ball

Sizes U.S. G/6 (4 mm) and U.S. H/8 (5 mm) crochet hooks

Finished size:

Approx 12″ [30 .5 cm] wide and 10″ [33 cm] high, excluding handles.


Download the free Mermaid Tears bag pattern here

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