Archive for February 13th, 2008

Free Pattern!!–Camera Cozy

Here’s my first “published” free pattern! Whoo hoo! It’s a simple one, but everyone’s got to start somewhere, right?

Camera Cozy Knitting Pattern



  • size 10 knitting needles
  • Yarn: Yarn Bee: Icelandic Jewels in color Rose Quartz (or other bulky weight yarn)

Gauge: 2 in. = 6 st x 10 R

Finished Measurements: 3 1/2 inches wide x 5 1/2 inches long (thought it is quite stretchy)


Cast on 11 stitches leaving a 6 1/2 inch tail.

Work in stockinette stitch until piece measures 10 1/2 inches, or desired length.

Bind off all stitches leaving a 6 1/2 inch tail.

Seam up sides (not using cast on/cast off tails).

Trim tails to exactly 6 1/2 inches if necessary.

Tie ends of cast on and cast off tails together for a cute little handle.


[You could also try an icord handle(cast on 3 stitches and work in icord until desired length, bind off and seam onto bag.) for a thicker handle, or you could also knit up a handle (cast on 2 or 3 stitches and work in garter or stockinette stitch until desired length. Bind off and seam to bag). Be creative!]

Embellish with buttons or other fun things! (I used a scrapbooking brad). Again, be creative!!


~coming soon, another free pattern for a cute “book purse”!!


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