Add a dose of cute to your notions bag with these whimsical, easy-to-stitch tape measures from Linda Permann. They make great gifts for knitters, crocheters, sewers and crafters. Each one takes only an hour or two to complete, and you can use inexpensive tape measures and scrap yarn to keep the cost low.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Finished Measurements: Covered tape measures just over 2”
Yarn Requirements: Sport or DK weight yarn, approx 25-50 yards (main color) and a small amount, 25 yards or less, of contrasting colors for features; shown in Rowan Amy Butler Belle Organic DK
Hook(s): Size E-4 (3.5 mm) crochet hook
Gauge: First 6 rounds of Basic Cover pattern measures 2 1/8” in diameter