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❤︎ Notebook Sleeve & Pen Pouch Set

Project Size

Sleeve Size:
Width: c. 13.5cm | 5.5 inch
Length: c. 21.5cm | 8.5 inch

Pouch Size:
Width: c. 5cm | 2 inch
Length: c. 12.5cm | 5 inch

Skill Level

Advanced Beginner

Essential To Know

• Knit & Purl stitch
• Knitting with circular needles
• Knitting in the round 
• Judy's Magic cast on 
• Jogless Stripes color change
• Elizabeth Zimmerman's sewn bind off 

Find YouTube video tutorials at the bottom of the page for:
• Judy's magic cast on
• Jogless stripes
• Elizabeth Zimmerman's sewn bind off

Materials & Tools

• Drops♥You 100% recycled cotton yarn {3.50mm}, charcoal 118, beige 102 & coral 109.

• Circular needles 2.75mm & 60cm length
• Tapestry needle
• Sewing needle
• Scissors
• 2 wooden round buttons c. 1cm ∅

Abbreviations

CO - cast on
sts - stitches
K - knit
P - purl

Notebook Sleeeve

CO 68 sts {34 stitches per each needle} with color charcoal 118, using Judy's Magic cast on.
Rounds 1-50: K around
After round 50 cut the yarn
Round 51: start this round with beige 102 yarn, K around
Round 52: make the Jogless Stripes in 1st {first K1}, K1, P2
Rounds 53-84: K2, P2 around

Cut about 50-65cm of the yarn, then bind off with Elizabeth Zimmerman's sewn bind off.

With tapestry needle draw the yarn that you cut off when changing colors through, then weave in the ends, or simply tie a knot and cut excess yarn.

 

Binding off in the round

Before you bind off the last 2 stitch on the first needle, pull the cord through them so all the stitches are in one line. Pull back the cord to the front of the first needle (were the long tail with tapestry needle is and continue binding off stitches.

Pen Pouch

CO 28 sts {14 stitches per each needle} with color charcoal 118, using Judy's Magic cast on.
Rounds 1-20: K around
After round 50 cut the yarn
Round 21: start this round with coral 109 yarn, K around
Round 22: make the Jogless Stripes in 1st {first K1}, K1, P2
Rounds 23-52: K2, P2 around

Cut about 30-35cm of the yarn, then bind off with Elizabeth Zimmerman's sewn bind off.

With the tapestry needle weave in the ends & cut yarn.

 

Strip + Button x2

Use coral 109 yarn for pen pouch stripe & beige 102 for notebook sleeve stripe. Keep a long tail for sewing the stripe to the pouch later.

CO 8 st
Row 1: k
Row 2: p
Repeat rows 1 & 2 till row 32 - the purl row.

Cut a long tail for binding off & to sew the stripe to the pouch later.
Bind off with Elizabeth Zimmerman's sewn bind off. Attached the button to the stripe in about 1.5cm from the top and in the middle of the stripe about 1.5cm from the side.

 

 

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This pattern is for personal use ONLY. Please DO NOT sell or redistribute in any form.

 

Youtube video tutorials

How to add beads with crochet hook
How to make a Judy's magic cast on
How to make a Jogless stripes
How to make a tassel
How to make Elizabeth Zimmerman's Sewn Bind Off

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