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Pluie Soap Holder

knit in NaturLin™ | color info
Skill level: Easy

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NaturLin™

       

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SIZE
Approximately 9” long x 6 1/2” around

MATERIALS
1 Hank BERROCO NATURLIN (50 grs), #6340 Sea Foam
Straight knitting needles, size 6 (4.25 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
2 Double pointed knitting needles (dpn), size 6
1 Bar of soap

GAUGE
20 sts = 4”;  21 rows = 4” in Pat St
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE

SOAP HOLDER

With straight needles, cast on 32 sts.

Row 1 and all WS rows:  Purl.

Row 2:  K3, * SSK, k5, yo, rep from * across, end k1.

Row 4:  K3, * SSK, k4, yo, k1, rep from * across, end k1.

Row 6:  K3, * SSK, k3, yo, k2, rep from * across, end k1.

Row 8:  K3, * SSK, k2, yo, k3, rep from * across, end k1.

Row 10:  K3, * SSK, k1, yo, k4, rep from * across, end k1.

Row 12:  K3, * SSK, yo, k5, rep from * across, end k1.

Row 14:  K1, * yo, k5, k2 tog, rep from * across, end k3.

Row 16:  K2, * yo, k4, k2 tog, k1, rep from * across, end k2.

Row 18:  K3, * yo, k3, k2 tog, k2, rep from * across, end k1.

Row 20:  K4, * yo, k2, k2 tog, k3, rep from * across.

Row 22:  K5, * yo, k1, k2 tog, k4, rep from * across, end last rep k3 instead of k4.

Row 24:  K6, * yo, k2 tog, k5, rep from * across, end last rep k3 instead of k5.

Rep these 24 rows once more, end on RS.  Purl 1 row.  Bind off.

Ties (Make 2)

With dpn’s, cast on 4 sts and work I-Cord as follows:

Row 1:  * K4, do not turn work.  Slide sts to beg of needle to work next row from RS.  Rep from * until cord measures 10”.  Bind off.

FINISHING

Fold soap holder in half lengthwise and sew long ends tog.  Weave ties in and out of yo’s formed by pat st 1½” in from each end.  Insert bar of soap, pull up cords tightly and tie.