The secret of the butterfly is in the closure! This is a perfect smaller size bag for children and teens. Adults love it too, for an evening bag. This will knit up very quickly using worsted weight yarns, knitting needles, US # 5. Finished purse is 7½ wide, and 6½" long. Just the right size for tissure, wallet and lipstick. Make these up in lots of colors to expand wardrobe. Children love bright colors, so knit theirs in your leftover brighter colored yarns!