"Keep-Its" Felted Organizers and Scissor Holders by Carol Bristol

"Keep-Its" Felted Organizers and Scissor Holders

December 2007
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
US 11 - 8.0 mm
US 13 - 9.0 mm
200 - 300 yards (183 - 274 m)
This pattern is available for $4.75 USD buy it now

Pattern for three clutch-style organizers, a double pocket, and two single pocket styles. The 3” & 5” scissor holders will protect your bag from sharp points! For your purse, craft tote, or to carry alone. Quick to knit and felt!

Knit with yarn that will felt. The pocket organizers are made with one strand of worsted weight yarn. The scissor holders are made with strands of worsted weight held together or 1 strand of bulky yarn.

Single Pocket Organizer
Version # 1: 4” high, 9.5” wide
110 yards worsted or 80 yards main color & 30 yards contrast color
Circular needle: US 10.5/6.5mm -16 inch length

Single Pocket Organizer
Version # 2: 6” high, 10”wide
200 yards worsted wool
Circular needle: US 11/8mm -16 inch length

Double Pocket Organizer
6”high x 10”wide, pocket-4.5” high
200 yards MC worsted weight yarn
60 yards MC worsted for front pocket
20 -30 yards each 2 contrast yarns stripes
Circular needle: US 11/8mm -16 inch length

Two sizes for Scissor Holders

13/9mm knitting needle pair.

5” scissors: 60 yards worsted yarn (knit double) or 30 yards bulky

3.5” scissors: 40 yards worsted (knit double) or 20 yards bulky

Notions: Buttons, Velcro, sew-in snaps, or magnetic closure.Tapestry needle, safety pins or split ring markers, stitch markers