It’s a giant pencil and it’s a place to hold real pencils. My kids love this and like to pretend writing with it. The pencil case would also make a great “retro” gift for a geeky friend, it could also store cables, styluses or batteries.
This is knit in the round and a slip-stitch pattern makes the vertical lines. A lining of paper makes the case more sturdy and three dimensional.
This is a pdf pattern which you will receive immediately after payment.
Size 5 double pointed or circular needles, or size needle to achieve gauge
Yarn needle, sewing needle
About 12” long and 1½” wide, excluding appendages
Cascade 220 [100% wool; 220 yds per 3.5 ounce ball]; color numbers 8401 (gray), 8114 (pink), 8555 (black), 7827 (yellow), 4010 (tan) You will need about 70 yds of yellow yarn and only about 10 yards each of the remaining colors1- ¾” buttonThreadPiece of cardstock, for liningOptional decorative paper for lining, I used graph paperGlueSmall handful of stuffing