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Friday, June 26, 2009

Knotty Strawberry Sachet

Knotty Strawberry Sachet

Materials: Kollage Luscious (63% cotton, 37% nylon) (sock weight)
Size 4 straight knitting needles
Tape measure
Yarn needle (to sew side seams)

K = Knit
P = Purl
K2tog = Knit 2 together
YO = Yarn over
RS = Right side
BO = Bind Off

Cast on 32
Work in K1, P1 Ribbing for 8 rows.
Eyelet row: K2, *YO, K2tog, repeat from * to last 2 stitches, K2.

Lace pattern:
Row 1: Purl
Row 2: (RS): K3, *YO, K3, pass 3rd st on right hand needle over first 2 sts and off the needle; repeat from * to last 2 sts, K2.
Row 3: Purl
Row 4: K2, *K3, pass 3rd st on right hand needle over first 2 sts and off the needle, YO; repeat from * to last 3 sts, K3.

Repeat Rows 1-4, 14 times (measures approximately 7 1/2" from beginning)

Purl one row.
Eyelet row: K2, *K2tog, YO; repeat from * to last 2 sts, K2.
Work in K1, P1 ribbing for 7 rows.
BO in pattern.

Fold in half and sew side seams. Thread ribbon or twisted cord through eyelets. Approximate finished size is 4 1/2" x 4 1/2"

(Lace pattern from 365 Knitting Stitches A Year Perpetual Calendar, January 8)

Close-up of stitch pattern:
Copyright © 2009, SusanB-Knits. This is a free pattern for non-commercial use only. Please do NOT copy or sell this design or products made of this design; nor distribute this pattern in any form without the express written permission of the copyright owner.

(This pattern has not been tested, please let me know if you find any mistakes)


SuKnitWitty said...

I just Luv Strawberries and this bag! It's really luscious lookin..good enough to eat!

Jen said...

I love it! It is so cute and prefect for little gifts!

Kerrie said...

Adorable!! Kerrie