Pencil Case & Purse PDF - Magazine #11
Give pens and pencils a place to call home with this zip-up Pencil Case knit in Moss stitch, with a striped fabric lining that adds strength and structure. And speaking of strength and structure: the coin Purse is the perfect carryall for lunch money; worked in stockinette and moss stitch, it’s lined with fabric and sew to a metal kiss-lock clasp frame after the knitting is complete.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Finished measurements: pencil case - approximately 9 x 2.75”; purse - approx 4.75 (7.5) x 4 (5)”
Yarn: pencil case - 1 ball of Debbie Bliss Rialto DK in Burnt Orange 43 (M) and oddments of Purple 40 (C); purse - 1 ball of Debbie Bliss Rialto DK in Deep Rose 50 or Apple 09
Needles: pencil case and purse - Pair US size 5 (3.75mm) knitting needles
Gauge: pencil case - 23 sts and 40 rows to 4” square over moss st; purse - 25 sts and 40 rows to 4” square over moss st