Aurora Clutch Bag by Claire Fairall Designs

Aurora Clutch Bag

Knitting
December 2014
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
11 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 11 - 8.0 mm
137 - 164 yards (125 - 150 m)
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Out of print. This pattern was available for Β£3.50.

This beautiful and stylish felted clutch bag is made seamlessly using a modular knitting technique.

The bag has a contrast edging, created by knitting an attached I-cord which gives the clutch bag an eye catching finish.

The variegated yarn creates wonderful eye catching colour blends and the simple envelope design closes with magnetic catches

This bag is knitted first in pure wool and then felted in an ordinary washing machine.
My clear and detailed pattern contains detailed instructions and photos to guide you step by step through, knitting, sewing up and felting your bag.

Felted Size
28cm / 11 inches wide
15cm / 6 inches high
Recommended Yarn
Main Colour 2 x 100gm/100m Grundl Filzwolle Spectra shade 05
Edge Trim 1 x 50gm/50m Uni shade 11

You will also need
2 x Double pointed needles 8mm (UK 0 /US 11)
1 stitch marker
2 x magnetic closures or buttons

If you wish to use a substitute yarn-
Yarn weight 5 or 6
Bulky / Chunky( sometimes called Craft or Rug) or Super Bulky / Super Chunky
12 -14 ply
Alternatively - Aran / Worsted weight held double ( 2 strands together) or triple
If you are using a substitute yarn your project may felt to a different size.