Wind Iro skein into a ball,
but cut off and wind all pink sections into a separate ball.
When I work with double
pointed needles, I like to cast on the sts with straight
needles, knit one row, and then divide onto the dpn's.
You can follow the instructions below or just cast on with
with US 8 needles, cast on 48 sts
work one k row
distribute sts evenly onto three US 8 double pointed needles
(16 sts each)
join in round and k 5 rounds
join pink yarn and start fairisle
FAIRISLE: *k3 green, k1 pink* around
work fairilse for a total of 12 rounds
drop pink and k 5 rounds with green yarn only
- with G crochet
hook, at cast on edge, sl st to one st, work 48 sc around,
join to beg. Flatten knitted piece into a rectangle
and sl st through both sides of sc to sew bottom shut.
(alternately, you can just sew bottom together with yarn or
make a lining by using a piece of fabric 6.5" x
11.5" and sew a zipper onto the top.
sew lining into the inside of the purse