#160 Heart on My Sleeve by Nora J. Bellows

#160 Heart on My Sleeve

January 2013
Aran (8 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
80 - 100 yards (73 - 91 m)
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Difficulty Level
Intrepid Easy: Requires knowledge of knitting and purling, knitting in the round on circular needles, and some hand-sewing during the finishing process.

BO Bind off
CO Cast on
K Knit
K3tog Knit three stitches together
Kfb Knit in front and back of stitch
m1 Make 1 stitch
P Purl
pm/rm Place marker/remove marker
RS/WS Right or knit/wrong or purl side
st/sts Stitch/stitches
St st Stockinette stitch

Finished Dimensions
Note: Finished Dimensions are approximate and will vary with yarn choice and felting time.
4.5” (11.25cm) wide x 6.5” (16.25cm) tall

Pre-Felted Gauge
20 stitches and 28 rounds = 4” (10cm) in St st

Yarn Requirements
80 - 100 yds (73 - 90m) worsted weight feltable yarn

Knitting Needles & Other Materials
Size 8 (5mm) double-pointed needles (set) and size 8 (5mm) 16” (40cm) circular needles or needle size to obtain gauge
Sharp sewing needle
2 different colored stitch markers to mark sides
1 Noni Heart on My Sleeve Bag kit: Includes tiny frame, 10” (25cm) chain, tiny heart locket & key, color-matched seed beads, nylon beading thread, & decorative tassel
Tapestry needle or metal double-pointed needle
Fabric glue (clear drying)