Premier® Starbella® and Starbella® Luxe Opera ClutchBack to category
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.
- Time:2 hours
1Use 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.
2Clutch: Using Solid Red as a tape yarn, cast on 22 sts.
3Clutch 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.
4Finishing: Fold Clutch along fold line. Sew Sides.
5Lining: 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.