Designed by Melanie Smith
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Our zipper pencil case is a great knitting project for beginning knitters or more intermediate knitters wanting to work on something quick and easy. Knit a fun pencil case in any color, in just about any worsted weight yarn you can find.
Skill level: Beginner
Materials: Small amount of worsted weight yarn. Approx. 50 yards of main color and a little bit other colors for flowers,
Size 7 needles
9 in zipper to match main color
Sewing threads and needle or sewing machine
Gauge: 4 sts per inch
Case (make 2)
With main color cast on 30 sts.
Row 1-3: K in each stitch across
Row 4: P in each stitch across.
Repeat row 1 and 4 until piece measures 5 inches.
Cast off and weave in ends.
Putting it all together
Step 1: Using pictures for placement add buttons and flowers to one or both sides of the case.
Step 2: Sew tops of each piece to zipper.
Step 3: Open the Zipper and turn case inside out and sew along the 3 remaining sides. Clip ends.