Bike Seat Cover #L20400 by Lion Brand Yarn

Bike Seat Cover #L20400

January 2013
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
16 stitches = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 9 - 5.5 mm
144 yards (132 m)
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This pattern is available for free.

A quick knit with one skein of Tweed Stripes, this bicycle seat cover utilizes a self-striping yarn to create a stunning visual effect. What a perfect gift for the cyclist in your life! (Lion Brand Yarn)

Lion Brand Pattern #: L20400

One size, about 7 in. (18 cm) at widest point and about 11 1/2 in. (29 cm) at longest point, will stretch to fit a range of bike seats.

Tweed Stripes® (Article #753) 1 ball
Shown in Caribbean

Circular knitting needle size 9 (5.5 mm), 24 in. (61 cm) long
24 in. (61 cm) of elastic, about 3/4 in. (1.9 cm) wide (optional)
Split Ring Stitch Markers

Special stitches:
ssk (slip, slip, knit)
Yo (yarn over)

Upper portion of Seat Cover is worked back and forth in rows on circular needle, as if working on straight needles. Side of Seat Cover is worked in the round.

Instructions for 3-stitch i-cord are provided (optional).

Lion Brand Notes:
Cover is secured to seat by means of a knitted cord or a length of elastic, threaded through the eyelets created on Round 11 of the side, then knotted under the seat.