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Topic: Will it be a scarf or a hat or a pencil case?  (Read 1016 times)
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« on: May 30, 2006 02:11:51 PM »

It started off from the pure need to knit something, anything. It was supposed to become a scarf, could very well serve as a hat and ended up becoming a pencil case. A very simple construct but I like the stitch pattern that I came up with. Here it comes:

Pencil case stitch pattern:
Cast on 43 stitches
Row 1: knit 1, * purl 1, knit 3* , repeat *_* 9 more times, purl 1, knit 1
Row 2: *knit 3, purl 1* , repeat *_* 9 more times, knit 3
Rows 3, 5 and 7: same as row 1
Rows 4, 6 and 8: same as row 2
Rows 9 and 10: knit across all stiches

Repeat rows 1-10 until the desired length is reached

Pencil case details:

Pattern: My own
Yarn: Novita Florica (a Finnish yarn) orange, knit doubled, about 40g
Needles: 3,5mm rosewooden dpn's
Other material: Fabric for lining, sewing thread and a 20cm zipper

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« Reply #1 on: May 30, 2006 05:40:04 PM »

That's so cute, I even like it on your head.
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kimski
« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2006 09:14:01 AM »

Ha ha, I love the hat! Tres chic!
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highschoolcrafter
« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2006 09:37:34 AM »

nice job!
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