Premier Starbella and Starbella Luxe Opera Clutch

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by Premier Design Team

Premier Starbella and Starbella Luxe Opera Clutch

Pair the delightful Premier Starbella and Starbella Luxe Opera Clutch with an evening gown for a stunning look on your next special occasion.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 9-1/2 sts + 14 rows (about 4 inch) in St st using Starbella as a tape yarn to knit a clutch that measures 9 inch wide x 5 inch high. Save time, check your gauge. If the needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere.
  • 2
    Clutch: Using Solid Red as a tape yarn, cast on 22 sts.
  • 3
    Clutch Body: Row 1 (RS): Knit. Row 2 (WS): Purl. Continue in St st until Clutch measures 5 inch, ending with RS row. Next row (WS): Knit. This row indicates the fold line for bottom of clutch. Next row (RS): Knit. Continue in St st until Clutch measures 4-3/4 inch from fold line, ending with WS row. Switch to Fireside. Knit 2 rows. Next row: Using yarn as a ruffle yarn and working through loops, knit 1 row. Bind off all sts over next row.
  • 4
    Finishing: Fold Clutch along fold line. Sew Sides.
  • 5
    Lining: Cut 2 pieces of fabric, 10 inch x 6 inch. Sew pieces of fabric together along 2 short sides and one long side using 1/2 inch seam allowance, leaving top edge free. Sew zipper to top opening of lining. Place lining in Clutch. Whipstitch lining to top edge of Clutch using sewing needle and thread.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Premier Yarns Starbella Solid Red 104731778 (2)
  • Premier Yarns Starbella Luxe Fireside 104787955
  • Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Single Point 13 inch No. 10.5 /6.5 mm 104236579
  • Clover Super Jumbo Tapestry Needle Set 104239635
  • Fabric Editions 2 Yard Fabric 100 Percent Cotton White 104542556
  • Zipper
  • Sewing Needle and Thread
Download Project Template