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Another Free Pattern!

Here’s another free pattern! Pics aren’t on here yet, but you can see some on Ravelry!

3rd Generation Ipod Nano Cozy

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Materials

  • Size 8(U.S.) needles
  • Worsted Weight Yarn-I used Red Heart Symphony
  • A small to medium sized button

Gauge

  • 3 3/4 st. to 4 st.=1in (it’s really close, and it was hard for me to measure today because all the fuzzy-ness of the yarn kinda made it hard for me to measure!)

Finished Measurements

  • Fits a 3rd gen. nano, so about:
  • 2 1/2 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches long with the flap folded over

Pattern:

Cast on 8 stitches. Work in stockinette stitch until piece measures 8 inches long. (ending on a purl row)

Next Row: Knit 4, yo, knit 4

Bind off all stitches.

Seaming/Assembly

Fold and seam up sides LEAVING 1 1/2 INCHES FOR A FLAP!!

Sew on button, and you’re ready to rock out your tunes!!

 ipod cozy open

I’d love to see FO pics if you make it, and as always, if you have any questions, or suggestions to make the pattern better/more understandable, just let me know!!

~elena12

Free Pattern!!–Book Purse

Simple-but-Cute Book Purse Knitting Pattern

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Materials

Worsted Weight Yarn (I used Red Heart Ltd. Super Saver Multis-I think it has like 244 yards, but this didn’t use up the whole thing)

  • Size 8 needles
  • Size 9 needles
  • Tapestry Needle

Gauge

  • 2 inches = 7 st x 13 R using size 9 needles in garter stitch

Instructions

Body:

Using size 9 needles, cast on 28 stitches.

Work in garter stitch until piece measures about 16 inches long. (About 102 rows)

Bind off all stitches.

Front Pocket:

Using Size 9 needles, cast on 15 stitches.

Row 1: Knit 5, Purl 5, Knit 5

Knit the knit stitches and purl the purl stitches for the next 6 rows. (7 rows total.)

Repeat these 7 rows 2 more times. (pocket will be 3 “blocks” high)

Row 22: *K1, P1* to end

Row 23: *P1, K1* to end

Bind off all stitches in rib.

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Strap:

Using size 8 needles, cast on 4 stitches and work in stockinette stitch for 30 inches, or length suitable (I made this for my 12 year old cousin, so it’s “short person” length :P).

Bind off all stitches.

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Assembly:

Using a tapestry needle, seam up both sides of the bag.

Seam strap onto sides of bag.

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Seam pocket onto front.

Weave in all ends.

You’re done!

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If you make the bag, I’d love to see pics!!

*If there’s something unclear in my pattern, feel free to ask, and if you know how something could be worded better, don’t hesitate to comment! This and my camera cozy are my first patterns I’ve ever written down and published, so I’m not very good at it yet! 🙂

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

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Materials:

  • 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)

Instructions:

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.

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[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!!

~Elena/rosy

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

Hello, World!

Hey! This place has been a little deserted! lol!

I’m gonna try to start posting on here again though!

Coming up soon, I’ll be posting a pattern by yours truly! Whoo hoo! Then I get to post in on Ravelry! yaay! So…that will be here soon!

Until then…hmmmm…comment? hehe! Or go on ravelry and have some fun yourself! See you soon!

~rosy/elena

eek!

Wow! School went by very fast! so.. We are going to continue our… creations sooner than later! But you must give us time! REMEMBER to question and comment everything! thanks a  million!

~Rerab/rero

Hey!

So hey, Rosy and I (Rerab) haven’t had time to knit lately, because of our school programs and finishing up our school year with our literature has been a pain! So during the summer we will have a lot more time to be posting and telling everyone what we are doing! Hopefully we’ll have a lot more time!

Knitting!

Hey! We’re rerab and rosy! we have another blog site, its rero.wordpress.com and, we made th is one too, because we knit, and have started a “club” of knitters around our area. We like knitting, and we just wanted to make a blog of what we are knitting and to post tips! Enjoy!

~Rerab