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Jean's Felted Coin Purse
Lion Brand® Landscapes®
Pattern Number: 60068

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
4 x 4 in. [10 x 10 cm] after felting

CORRECTIONS: (applied Dec 9, 2009)
Shape flap Next row: K2 tog, k to last 2 sts, k2 tog. Next row: P2 tog, p to last 2 sts, p2 tog. Repeat last 2 rows until 4 sts remain. Bind off. Weave in ends.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

540-281 Landscapes Yarn: Coral Reef A tropical mix of blues, brilliant orange, magenta and olive.

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.99

Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10 [6 mm]
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Estimated Price: $ 4.95


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
Button Sewing needle and matching thread
GAUGE:
12 sts = 4 in. [10 cm] in St st (k on RS, p on WS), before felting. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.


INSTRUCTIONS



COIN PURSE
Cast on 16 sts.
Work in St st until piece measures 9 in.

[23 cm] from beginning, end with a WS row.
Shape flap
Next row: K2 tog, k to last 2 sts, k2 tog.


Next row: P2 tog, p to last 2 sts, p2 tog.


Repeat last 2 rows until 4 sts remain.

Bind off.

Weave in ends.



FINISHING
Fold Purse into thirds, sew side seams.

With sewing needle and thread, sew button to center front.

Push button through flap between sts to create buttonhole.



FELTING
Wash by machine on a hot wash/cold rinse cycle with detergent and several pieces of clothing to agitate.

To felt additionally, dry by machine on a regular setting until almost dry.

Remove from dryer and pull into shape.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
Pm = place marker
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sl = slip
St st = Stockinette stitch
tog = together
WS = wrong side
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side


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