Felt Clutch Tutorial

This even felted clutch is the ideal party accompaniment

Photo: Deco & style

Can you not get enough of bags? Then tried it once with this even felted clutch! The small bag is the perfect companion to any party and is also still very fast.Look yourself.

That you need:

  • Pure new wool of Lana Grossa quality “Feltro” (barrel length = approx 55 yrd / 50 g): approx 250 g in light blue (color 67)
  • Needle size 8 mm
  • Cable or cable needle
  • matching snap lock (for example, from PRYM, part No. 615244)

Knitting Pattern

Smooth left in back rows (right side rows) left (li), right (re) M knit stitches (M), in reverse order (yos). Cabled work according to knitting in the yos who knit M, as they appear.

Knitting Tension

Before washing: 10 M and 14 R smooth li Feltro and needle No. 8 = 10 x 10 cm. 16 M and 14 R Feltro and needle No. 8 in the braid pattern = 10 x 10 cm. After washing: 14 M and 20 R smooth li Feltro and needle No. 8 = 10 x 10 cm.

1 knitting: knitting bag from bottom to top in RD: 96 STS with needle size 8 and divide the M: 16 M 16 M cable, basic pattern, 16 M pattern, from * 2 x working.After 42 R from stop in rib continue working, using the m the braids evenly per 6 M off = 84 STS 7 Rd in rib working, for the fold 1 Rd knit li M, knit M, a further 7 Rd. The STS cast off. 2. copy: felt the bag in the washing machine at 40 ° C.(Place an old towel and some tennis balls to the fabric in the washing machine and select a normal wash cycle, such as for shirts, with spin and a simple laundry detergent.) The washing machine should be maximum 2/3 filled.) Pull clutch bag in shape and leave according to automotiveqna to dry flat. Fold the top edge at the break inward and sew, while the latch on both sides in between place.