Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in Livingstone Road, Ashby Fields, Daventry, on Friday, October 18.
The burglary happened between midnight and 6.30am. The offender climbed over a gate into the back garden and entered the house through a patio door.
Once inside, they carried out a tidy search of the house and stole a black leather Radley purse with a green dog on the front of it.
Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information, should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 - alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.