Tasseled Phone Case

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Tasseled Phone Case

designed by Caron Design Team
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Keep your phone safe from bumps and thumps while turning it into a cute fashion accessory with this tasseled phone case.

Measurements

Single Size
Case measures approximately 4½"/11cm high and 3½"/9cm wide
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The materials for this project cost $20.91

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Size:

  • Single Size
Finished measurements
Case measures approximately 4½"/11cm high and 3½"/9cm wide

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Contrast A

Simply Soft Party | Fuchsia Sparkle, 0002Edit Color
$4.29

Contrast B

Simply Soft Party | Black Sparkle, 0007Edit Color
$4.29

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 9/5.5mm
$4.35

Bamboo Crochet Hook

Size G6/4mm
$2.99

Chibi Tapestry Needle Set

Jumbo 2/Pkg
$4.99

Materials not included in this kit:

Pins. 44 fuchsia seed beads (optional)—Size 8. 22 black tube beads (optional)—Size 8. Beading needle (optional). Beading thread (optional).

The materials for this project cost $20.91

Abbreviations

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

sc = single crochet

Sc3tog = Single crochet 3 together—[Insert hook in next stitch, yarn over and draw up a loop] 3 times, yarn over and draw through all 4 loops on hook

Sl st = Slip stitch

Sl1wyif = Slip next stitch knitwise, with yarn in front of work.

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Finished measurements
Case measures approximately 4½"/11cm high and 3½"/9cm wide

MATERIALS

Simply Soft Party (85 g/3. oz;150 m/164 yds)
Contrast A Fuchsia Sparkle (0002) 1
Contrast B Black Sparkle (0007) 1
One pair knitting needles size US 8 (5.5mm) or size to obtain gauge. One size US G/6 (4mm) crochet hook, or size to obtain gauge. Yarn needle. Pins. 44 fuchsia seed beads (optional)—Size 8. 22 black tube beads (optional)—Size 8. Beading needle (optional). Beading thread (optional).

GAUGE

In Two-Color Linen Stitch, 18 sts and 30 rows = 4"/10 cm. Gauge is not important for this project.

INSTRUCTIONS

STITCHES USED
Two-Color Linen Stitch (multiple of 2 sts + 1)
Row 1 (RS): With B, k1, *sl 1 wyif, k1; repeat from * across.
Row 2: With B, purl.
Row 3: With A, k2, *sl 1 wyif, k1; repeat from * across to last st, k1.
Row 4: With A, purl.
Repeat Rows 1–4 for Two-Color Linen Stitch.
 
NOTES
Carry color not in use up side of piece.
FRONT
With B, CO 15.
Knit 1 row.
Work in Two-Color Linen Stitch until piece measures 4”/10cm from beginning, ending with a WS row.
With B, knit 2 rows. 
Bind off.
 
BACK
Work same as Front.
 
WRISTBAND
With B, ch 15. 
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each remaining ch across, turn—14 sc. 
Rows 2–6: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn. 
Fasten off.
 
STRAP/HANDLE
With B, ch 230; taking care not to twist ch, join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Round 1: Sl st in each ch around.
Fasten off. 
FINISHING
Assembly
Hold front and back with WS together, sew sides and lower edges together, leave top edge open.
Wristband: Center wristband on back of case, with short ends aligned with side edges of case. Sew ends of wrist band securely in place.
Strap/Handle: Beginning at top of one side of case, pin strap down the side, across the lower edge, and back up the other side of the case (leaving long, top section of strap unpinned for handle). Sew strap in place around case.
Tasseled Strap
Mark center of top edge of back.
Row 1: Join B with sc 1 st before center, sc in center, sc on other side of center, turn—3 sc.
Rows 2–4: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn. 
Row 5: Ch 1, sc3tog—1 st.
Fasten off.
Tassel
Wrap B around four fingers of one hand, about 20 times. Thread an 8"/20.5cm length of B under top of wraps and tie in a knot, then tie the ends together for hanging cord. Cut lower ends of wraps and remove from fingers. Wrap a 12"/30.5cm length of B around the tassel, about 1"/2.5cm below the top to form tassel neck, and draw ends down through tassel neck to inside of tassel. Note: If beads will not be added, wrap tassel neck 4 times around with B.
beaded tassel neck wrap (optional): Thread beads onto beading thread in the following order: *2 fuchsia, 1 black; repeat from * until all beads are threaded. Cut thread, leaving a 6"/15cm tail. Tie tail around tassel neck, and slide beads down close to tassel. Secure last bead. Wrap beaded thread around neck of tassel and secure.
Attach tassel to end of tassel strap using hanging cord. Using yarn needle, weave in all ends.