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Felted DROPS mobile pouch in "Nepal".

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DROPS design: Pattern no NE-048
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Size: This pattern can be adjusted any measurements.

Materials: DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
Colour no 0206m, light beige
Use 100 g for a finished felted mobile pouch = 8 x 11 cm.
Estimate what you need for your size based on this.

DROPS NEEDLES SIZE 5 mm – or size needed to get 17 sts x 22 rows = 10 x 10 cm before felting (approx. 24 sts x 38 rows = 10 x 10 cm after felting).

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 5 mm

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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
MOBILE POUCH MEASUREMENTS:
You need to insert some numbers yourself in order to make the pattern fit your mobile phone. Round off all numbers up to nearest whole number.

Measure the mobile's width ___ cm and height ___ cm and fill in the rest of the number.
The pattern requires the following numbers:
A: Multiply the width with 1.5 = ___ cm.
B: Multiply the number from A with 2.4 = _____ sts.
C: Multiply the height with 2.4 = ______ cm.
D: Multiply the number from C with 1.7 = _____ cm.
E: Multiply the number from D with 0.3 = _____ cm.


GARTER ST (back and forth on needle): K all rows.
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MOBILE POUCH:
Start by measuring the mobile - see explanation above.
Worked back and forth on needle.
Cast on sts from B: _____ on needle size 5 mm with Nepal. Work in stocking st until piece measures D: ______ cm. Now work 2 rows in garter st - see explanation above - now measure piece from here!
Continue in stocking st until piece measures E: ______ cm. Cast off. Fold the piece double so that the cast on edge is against the garter st and sew a seam in the outermost st each side.

CROCHET BORDER:
Crochet a lace edge with hook size 5 mm along the cast off edge on the flap as follows:
1 dc in the corner, * 9 ch, skip 2 cm, 1 dc *, repeat from *-* the entire row.

STRAP:
Work the strap on hook size 5 mm and double thread. Beg with 1 dc in right side of pouch - in transition for flap, work 130 cm with ch, finish with 1 dc in left side of pouch. Cut and fasten the threads.

FELTING:
Place the bag in the washing machine with a detergent without enzymes and optical bleach. Wash at 40 degrees with normal spin but no pre-wash. After wash shape the bag to the right size while still wet and leave to dry flat. At subsequent wash, wash the bag at regular wool programme.