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Knit DIY: Knit Travel Set

09 March, 2016

Add a little extra comfort to your travels with this beautiful Knit Travel Set. Perfect for a short trip or a long getaway.

KnitTravelSet-Supplies

Materials:

Woolly c/ 093 (2 balls), 073 ( 3 balls) and 081 (1 ball)
Double pointed needles and circular needles number 4
Polyester fiberfill

Instructions: 

Pillow:

Cast on 16 on each needle (64 stitches)
Place a marker on the beggining. Knit 5 rows with color 073.
Change to color 081, knit 6 rows.
Knit 16 punts (needle 1)
{##Change to color 073, knit 32 stitches.
1st row.*Turn the work (working from the wrong side) Slip 1 purlwise*,purl 33 stitches.
2nd row.*Turn the work, (right side if the work) Slip 1 knitwise*,knit 34 stitches.
3rd row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 35 stitches
4th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 36 stitches
5th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 37 stitches
6th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 38 stitches
7th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 39 stitches
8th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 40 stitches
9th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 41 stitches
10th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 42 stitches
11th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 43 stitches
12th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 44 stitches
13th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 45 stitches
14th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 46 stitches
15th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 47 stitches
16th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 48 stitches
17th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 49 stitches
18th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 50 stitches
19th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 51 stitches
20th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 52 stitches
21th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 53 stitches
22 row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 54 stitches
23th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 55 stitches
24th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 56 stitches
25th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 57 stitches
26th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 58 stitches
27th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 59 stitches
28 th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 60 stitches
29th row. Repeat between *1st row and purl 61 stitches
30th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 62 stitches
31th row. Repeat between * 1st row and purl 63 stitches
32th row. Repeat between * 2nd row and knit 64stitches (now you have all the stitches of the 4 needles knitted) place a marker.
Knit 3 rows##
Change to color 081 and knit 6 rows.
Change to color 073 and repeat between ##
Change to color 081 and knit 6 rows
Change to color 073 and repeat between ##
Knit 15 rows.
Place a marker and *k1, k2tog, knit knit all the stitches on needle 1 , knit needle 2 till there is 3 left, k2tog.
Knit 1, k2tog, knit all the stitches on needle 3, knit till there is 3 left on needle 4, k2tog, k1.*
Repeat between * till the is only 14 stitches.
Cast off, leave a long tail to weave up the holes after full the pillow}
Now we have one side of the corved pillow. From the side where we start, pick up 64 stitches holded on 4 needles as before.
With color 073 repeat between { }
Full it with foam and weave up the holes.

Hood: 

On circular needes with color 093
Fold the pillow, pick up 60 stitches placing the pillow as a U from the start of color 073 to the end of this color. (On the other side)
1st row. Knit 5 stitches, purl till there is 5 left, knit 5
2nd row. Knit 5 stitches, make one left, knit 24 make 1 left, knit 2 stitches (place markers on this 2 stitches), make 1 right, knit 24 stitches, make 1 right, knit 5.
3rd row. Knit 5 stitches, purl till there is 5 stitches left, knit 5 stitches.
4th row. *Knit 5, m1l, knit till the marker, m1l, knit 2, m1r, knit till there is 5 left, m1r, knit 5 stitches
5th row. Knit 5 stitches, purl till there is 5 left, knit 5*
Repeat between * till you have 108 stitches.
On the 26th row cast on 6 stitches before start the row.
Purl 6 stitches, knit 5, purl till there is 5 left, knit 5.
Cast on 6 stitches before start the row, knit all the stitches.
*1st row purl 6 stitches, k5, purl till there is 11left, k5, p6
2nd row knit.*
Repeat between * during 43 rows.
1st row.Knit 51, k2tog, k2 (place marker on this 2 stitches) k2tog and knit 51
(2nd rowPurl 6, knit 5, purl till there is 11 left, k5, purl 6
3rd row Knit till 2 before the marker, k2tog, k2, ktog, knit)
Repeat between ( ) 5 more times.
Cast off, leave a long tail.
Weave up the top of the hood.
Make an icord on color 081, about 80cm. Weave up the tails.
Fold the extra stitches of the hood to place the icord, weave up and let it open like it were tubular.

Mask:

On garter stitch, with the dobble pointed needles, or regular needles.
Cast on 5 stitches with color 081.
1st row knit
2nd row k1, m1l, knit till there is 1 left, m1r, knit1
Repeat 1st and 2nd till you have 17 stitches.
Knit 12 rows
26th row, k1, k2tog, knit till there is 3 left k2tog, k1
27th row knit
Repeat 26th and 27th rows till pyou have 11 stitches
33th row k1, m1l, knit till there is 1 left, m1r.
34th row knit
Repeat 33th and 34th row till you have 17 stitches again,
Knit 12 rows
46th row k1, k2tog, knit till there is 3 left, k2tog, k1
47th row knit
Repeat till you have 5 stitches and cast off.
Pick up 3 stitches off the side with color 073, and make and icord about 35 cm.
Repeat on the other side.
Weave up the tails.

Bag:

On circular needles with color 073
Cast on 140 stitches.
Knit 5 rows
6th *Knit 12, k2tog, make from the back and addiccional stitch*, repeat between * till the end of the row.
7th/8th/9th rows Knit 3 rows
10th Knit 1, purl 1(repeat till the end of the row.
Repeat 7th/8th/9th and 10th rows. Till you have 62 rows in total.
Places markers on in the beggining and another on on 71 stitch.
(Keep doing 7th/8th/9th and 10th rows) We will start decreasing, knit 2 together knit till 2 before the marker k2together, knit the stitch on the marker, knit 2 together, knit till 2 before the marker and knit 1
Keep decreasing till you have only have 80 stitches.
Cast off and weave on the end of the bag.
Make an icord about 80cm on color 081. Weave up the tails of the whole project and place the icord through the holes of the bag.

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Love and Threads,

The Commonthread Team