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Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: kwet-purse
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
9 1/4 inches x 12 inches
640-099 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Fisherman
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 15 [10 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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1 1 in. (2.5 cm) button
8 stitches + 12 rows = 4" (10 cm) in stockinette stitch (knit on right side, purl on wrong side). 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.
Cast on 26 stitches.
Work in garter stitch (knit every row) for 2 rows.
stockinette stitch until piece measures 18" from beginning, ending with a purl row.
Next row (make buttonhole) Knit 12, yarn over, knit 2 together, knit 12.
Knit 2 rows.
Bind off all stitches.
Fold piece in half and sew side seams.
Cast on 80 sts.
Next Row Bind off all stitches.
Attach strap to side
seams at top of purse.
Weave in loose ends and sew on button.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
yyabbrevValuexx knit yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx purl yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx remain(s)(ing) yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx right side yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx stitch(es) yy/abbrevValuexx
yyabbrevValuexx wrong side yy/abbrevValuexx
yy/abbrevxxbeg = begin(s)(ning)
bet = between
BO = bind off
ch(s) = chain(s)
CO = cast on
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
foll = follow(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
meas = measure(s)
ndl(s) = needle(s)
opp = opposite
p = purl
pat = pattern
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rev = revers(e)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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