Knitting Case

Knitting Case Knitting Case

The Knitted Case is a cute little bag to hold knitting accessories such as stitch holders yarn needles, point protectors, and more!

Skill Level: easy
Stitches Used: cast on, knit, purl, bind off, I-cord
Measures: 4″ long, 6″ wide
Gauge: in stockinette stitch, 16 stitches and 24 rows = 4″ by 4″

-Materials-

  • 1 skein Caron Simply Soft, country blue – 315 yds (100% acrylic)
  • 1 skein Red Heart Super Saver, tan – 364 yds (100% acrylic)
  • size 8 straight knitting needles
  • two size 8 double pointed needle (for I-cord)
  • one 3/4″ diameter button
  • thread to match the button
  • stitch hold
  • yarn needle

-Pattern-
front piece

  1. With straight needles and Simply Soft, cast on 25 stitches.
  2. Knit 1 row.
  3. Purl 1 row.
  4. Repeat numbers 2 and 3 till piece measures 3″.
  5. Knit 1, purl 1, to end.
  6. Repeat number 5 till piece measures 4″.
  7. Bind off.
  8. Weave in ends.

back piece

  1. With straight needles and Simply Soft, cast on 25 stitches.
  2. Knit 1 row.
  3. Purl 1 row.
  4. Repeat numbers 2 and 3 till piece measures 4″
  5. Change to Super Saver, knit 1 row.
  6. Knit 1, purl 1, to end.
  7. Repeat number 6 till piece measures 6″.
  8. Bind off 14 stitches in seed stitch, knit 1, purl 1, place these three stitches on a stitch holder, bind off in seed stitch to end.
  9. Place the stitches on the stitch holder onto a double pointed needle, join yarn from right side, and work I-cord for 5 rows.
  10. Bind off.
  11. From the back side of the flap, sew the I-cord in the 3rd stitch to the left. (this makes a button hole)
  12. Sew the button under the button hole.

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