32 Crochet Tote Bag Patterns – Simple & Easy

Crochet tote bags come in handy for a plethora of reasons. From bringing in the groceries, carrying extra books for school, serving as an extra diaper bag, or just keeping the clutter at the bag in the car, everyone needs a collection of versatile and functional tote bags.

CROCHET TOTE BAG PATTERNS SIMPLE AND EASY

So why not learn how to make some snazzy ones yourself? Check out these 33 Crochet Tote Bag Patterns you can create right at home and add to your collection!


1. Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by Make And Do Crew

This Crochet Tote Bag you can really show off your skill. We love ways we can show off our craft, and make something practical and beautiful at the same time. This project caught our eye as great for those starting out in crochet too.

Crochet Tote Bag Simple Easy Free Pattern

The Suzette bag is strong and sturdy with lots of texture and once you get going and memorize the stitch. This is going to work up nice and fast and give instant satisfaction to those new to crochet.

Do try the Bernat Maker Home Decor Yarn if you haven’t already.  It’s a tubular yarn that feels like a soft t-shirt material. Great for bags, rugs, and lots more.  You can buy it in a rainbow of colors below.

This video shows you how to easily make the Suzette stitch, needed for this bag. It’s just single and double crochet – anyone can do it!

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CROCHET TOTE BAG SUPPLIES

So you can spend more time crocheting and less time shopping…
• Bernat Maker Home Dec – 1 skein cream and 1 skein clay  or colors of your choice
[Check the best prices for this yarn from Amazon  or from Annies Catalogue]
• size J/10 hook (try these ergonomic crochet hooks)
• stitch markers
• 2.25 yds thick rope for handles
• tape (clear or masking)
sharp scissors
• measuring tape
• (4) ⅝” washers from a hardware store (Or curtain grommets)

Find the free pattern here


2. Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by Darling Jadore

Crochet your very own stylish tote bag that’s perfect for a farmer’s market or shopping out on the town with this Crochet Tote Bag Pattern! This classic tote is sure to become a staple of your wardrobe!

Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by Darling Jadore

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3. Heart Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Red Heart

Use this juicy Heart Crochet Tote Bag to carry your work-in-progress knit or crochet projects, books, crafting supplies and more!

The shape makes it so much fun to work on, so let’s stitch using the featured color, or select whatever color you enjoy most.

It’s a themed project that also doubles as an original gift bag for Mother’s Day, anniversaries, birthdays and more!

Heart Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Red Heart

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4. Crochet Fraiche Tote Bag Pattern by Sewrella

The ultimate crochet tote bag – simply classic in design with utilitarian functionality. Made-from-a-rectangle construction means adventurous beginners can make this Crochet Fraiche Tote Bag with ease.

The thick thermal stitch offers rigidity and combats stretching. Make one for toting to the farmer’s market or a coffeeshop!

Crochet Fraiche Tote Bag Pattern by Sewrella

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5. Crochet Oversized Tote Bag Pattern by Two Of Wands Shop

This Crochet Oversized Tote Bag will immediately become the bag of your dreams! Oversized and roomy to fit all of your essentials and more, this tote has reinforced surface crochet details to help it retain its shape and prevent too much stretching.

This is an easy level crochet pattern and the techniques involved are the half double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch, working flat and in the round, and surface crochet.

Crochet Oversized Tote Bag Pattern by Two Of Wands Shop

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6. Crochet Garden Tote Bag Pattern by Yarnspirations

With six spacious pockets to hold tools and a large main compartment, this crochet tote bag will make the perfect gift for a gardener or a crafter. Use single crochet stitches and simple hand-sewing to complete this easy crochet pattern.

Crochet Garden Tote Bag Pattern by Yarnspirations

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7. Summer Retro Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by A Crocheted Simplicity

Summer retro style meets function and versatility in this fun crochet hexagon tote bag. This crochet hexagon pattern will be a fun challenge for advanced beginners and it will keep experienced crocheters from losing interest.

Use your bag as a crochet project bag, beach bag, or everyday tote bag – customize it to suit your taste by playing around with color, or by adding tassels, poms, and more!

Summer Retro Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by A Crocheted Simplicity

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8. Have A Heart Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by The Hat And I

You can never have too many storage totes and this sweet Have a Heart Tote Bag with its linked hearts is perfect for storing everything from yarn to books!

And it looks fabulous toom so while it will look great at home for storage, you could also take it out and about the library, the store, or even the beach! It’s really roomy and measures about 36″ around and 15″ tall.

Have A Heart Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by The Hat And I

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9. Spencer Market Bag Crochet Pattern by Lakeside Loops

This modern and simple Crochet Spencer Bag has unique fabric handles that add a bit of fun to the design. Minimal sewing is involved (and you could even use fabric glue instead) and the crochet bag uses only one stitch worked in the round.

Crochet this purse for your next trip to the beach, pool, or market and customize with fabric that complements your own style!

Spencer Market Bag Crochet Pattern by Lakeside Loops

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10. Matilda Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern by Megmade With Love

This Matilda Tote Bag is a lovely structured and cabled bag that is surprisingly simple to make. It consists of three pieces, a front and back panel along with a long piece that wraps around the sides and bottom.

This bag would make the perfect yarn tote. It’s a pretty good size, plus the pattern features a button-close feature on the top to keep your things from falling out.

Matilda Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern by Megmade With Love

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11. Crochet Chevron Tote Bag Pattern by Ruby Webbs

Perfect go-to bag to carry you through every season – this Chevron Tote Bag is a fast and easy crochet pattern that can be made in 2 different sizes..

This bag is perfect for a day at the Farmer’s Market or just a trip to the grocery store. It has straps that are crocheted right onto the bag for extra strength.

Crochet Chevron Tote Bag Pattern by Ruby Webbs

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12. Beginner Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by Make And Do Crew

It’s hard to believe this Beginner Crochet Tote Bag is made from a simple rectangle! Basic crochet stitches and simple folds create a modern, multi-purpose bag. 

This bag is lightweight and has a grass look that makes it ideal for wearing in warmer weather. With a beginner-friendly design, this piece is great for those who are new to crochet or as a quick and easy project for the more experienced crocheter.

Beginner Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by Make And Do Crew

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13. Plant Lady Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Evelyn And Peter

This Plant Lady Tote Bag is perfect for anyone who loves plants and succulents! It features three different plants on the front, perfect for every plant lover!

It’s designed by using the tapestry crochet technique. Its worked up in single crochet stitches throughout with a helpful graph available.

Plant Lady Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Evelyn And Peter

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14. C2C Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by The Purple Poncho

This C2C Crochet Tote Bag is so pretty and is a great way to use your stash yarn and leftover bits from other projects that you just can’t throw away. This super colorful design is perfect to brighten each outfit!

It can be a mixture of every color you owe – the effect will be amazing. It can go really well with every style and it fits to every occasion.

C2C Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by The Purple Poncho

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15. Sunburst Circle Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by 1 Dog Woof

Puffs, clusters, and eyelets are on full display in this mandala Sunburst Circle Bag. Make it in raffia for a stylish beach bag, or choose any yarn of your choice. The bag also features a simple, rustic handle.

Sunburst Circle Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by 1 Dog Woof

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16. Crochet Summer Tote Bag Pattern by Mama In A Stitch

This Crochet Summer Tote Bag is crocheted with mercerized cotton making it light yet durable for summer use. The simple crochet stitches are easy to work and it can easily be customized with your favorite summer colors.

Playful stitches and striping make this a beautiful tote that’s perfect for hauling around towels, your picnic lunches or your latest finds at the farmers market.

Crochet Summer Tote Bag Pattern by Mama In A Stitch

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17. Free Crochet Sturdy Market Tote Bag Pattern by Delia Creates

This Free Crochet Sturdy Market Tote Bag Pattern is a tough, sturdy bag that won’t snap on you the moment you decide you need just one more can of tomato sauce for dinner.

This tote bag is created using two strands, which doubles the toughness. If this bag is what you’ve been looking for, give it a try and see how it holds up compared to the flimsy reusable grocery bags available at the store!

Free Crochet Sturdy Market Tote Bag Pattern by Delia Creates

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18. Largo Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern by Salty Pearl Crochet

This Largo Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern features a rectangular bottom and stripes of playful colors and textures. Carry your latest project, your beach gear, or use it as a market bag. It is crocheted in one piece minus the handle and optional pockets)!

Largo Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern by Salty Pearl Crochet

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19. Crochet Velvet Circle Tote Bag Pattern by Sewrella

This easy purse or project tote is the perfect size, and super easy to make! The pattern is quick and easy – you can make one in a weekend with my favorite textured velvet yarn!

This is an easy level crochet pattern, and the techniques you will need to know are half double crochet, working in the third loop only, working in the round, and slip stitch.

Crochet Velvet Circle Tote Bag Pattern by Sewrella

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20. Basketweave Crochet Market Bag Pattern by Hooked Homemade Happy

This Basketweave Market Bag Crochet Pattern uses one of our favorite stitches – the basketweave stitch! It’s made with nice and sturdy cotton yarn so it minimizes the amount of stretchiness in the straps.

Basketweave Crochet Market Bag Pattern by Hooked Homemade Happy

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21. Mosaic Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by We Crochet

Use brightly colored yarn to create colorful geometric patterns using the mosaic crochet technique. You’ll love the visual impact of this fun Mosaic Crochet Tote Bag and will want to take it everywhere.

Use basic single crochet stitches for the body of the bag and then work the mosaic technique to create the patterning at the top. Mix it up with fun colors if you’re feeling playful.

Mosaic Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by We Crochet

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22. Shell Raffia Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Jennifer Olivarez

Whether strolling downtown or on the boardwalk, this vibrant Shell Raffia Tote Bag will set the mood for fun this summer. Small but durable, this tote will easily hold your wallet, sunglasses, sunscreen, e-reader, sandals, and more summer essentials.

Shell Raffia Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Jennifer Olivarez

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23. Ombre Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by The Hook Hound

This Ombre Tote Bag is quick to work up and very sturdy using two strands of yarn to create the beautiful ombre effect. No hardware required to make this bag.

The bag measures a roomy 8 1/2” tall X 7” deep X 12” wide. Don’t like the ombre effect? Just use one solid color of yarn.

Ombre Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by The Hook Hound

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24. Crochet Owl Tote Bag Pattern by The Hat And I

This Crochet Owl Tote Bag is a brilliant accessory for children, and let’s face it, adults, too. Best of all, it’s an absolute hoot to make. The pattern does not include motif color selection – that’s the fun part for you!

Crochet Owl Tote Bag Pattern by The Hat And I

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25. Camellia Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Stephanie Lau

Crochet this gorgeous Camellia Tote Bag that has a sturdy and unique construction using a variety of stitches with thick and comfortable straps.

This project is fun to work up as it is segmented into various sections using strong mercerized 24/7 Cotton. Personalize the middle accent panel found in the center of the bag using your favorite stitch!

You will love carrying this modern and sleek bag to tote around your important items wherever you go!

Camellia Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Stephanie Lau

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26. Cabled Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Emily Martin

This sophisticated Cabled Tote Bag is thick and sturdy, ready to carry everything from your tablet to your water bottle. With cozy tables, this is a terrific accessory that transcends the seasons.

This tote pattern comes in two sizes, small and medium. This is not a beginner’s pattern and you should be comfortable crocheting cables.

Cabled Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Emily Martin

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27. Asbury Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern by Croyden Crochet

This Asbury Tote Bag Crochet Pattern is made by first crocheting the base, then crocheting in the round for the body of the bag. You can choose to use three different colors but it can certainly be crocheted using only one color as well!

Asbury Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern by Croyden Crochet

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28. Navy Stripes Simple Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by Stitching Together

Need a simple crochet tote bag pattern that you can use to make your next favorite bag? Made with super bulky yarn, this Navy Stripes Simple Crochet Tote Bag Pattern whips up in no time and leaves you with a tote that’s cute and functional.

The construction is simply made by crocheting one long rectangle which makes up the bottom, sides, and strap of the bag, and then crocheting two side panel rectangles. Even the joining is done with single crochets!

Navy Stripes Simple Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by Stitching Together

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29. Catalina Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by TL Yarn Crafts

Bring some happiness to your summer accessories when you make this Catalina Tote Bag! Take this perfect summer carryall from your morning farmer’s market trip to your afternoon visit to the mall, then drop by the beach in the evening.

The pattern uses DK weight yarn in five coordinating colors. Have fun personalizing your bag!

Catalina Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by TL Yarn Crafts

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30. Planned Pooling Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by My Poppet Makes

This Planned Pooling Crochet Tote Bag is so lovely with its cute bamboo handles. The planned pooling technique is not for beginners, but if you are a fairly confident crocheter or want to challenge yourself, give this crochet tote bag pattern a try!

Planned Pooling Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by My Poppet Makes

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31. Free Crochet Gingham Tote Bag Pattern by The Loophole Fox

Carry all your essential items, create ease in shopping or take a tripto the beach with this gorgeous Gingham Crochet Tote. Worked in two panels and seamed, this project is straughtforward and has a lovely finish.

Free Crochet Gingham Tote Bag Pattern by The Loophole Fox

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32. Granny Summer Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Yarnspirations

Without having to weave in any ends this granny square inspired bag is simple and quick to crochet!

Whether you’re just starting to learn how to crochet or are a crochet expert, this easy Granny Summer Tote Bag is a perfect project for anyone!

Granny Summer Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by Yarnspirations

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33. African Flower Free Crochet Tote Bag Pattern by The Hat And I

This African Flower Tote Bag Crochet Pattern is easy, exciting, and vibrantly colorful. The flower hexagon motif is unique, and you have the freedom to make it even more personal.

The number of things you can create is unimaginable. You could do purses, shawls, skirts, bags, and many more!

African Flower Tote Bag Crochet Pattern by The Hat And I

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From fashionable to functional, there’s something for everyone in this round-up of stylish crochet tote bags!

When you’re done, flaunt your creations on our Facebook Page. Pretty sure everyone else would love to see them!

If you’re a bag lady or a storage lover, you might also enjoy these Crochet Purse Patterns and Crochet Basket Patterns.

Switch up your look or gift a friend with one (or more) of these crochet tote bag patterns!