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Creative knitting pattern for a backpack

Photo: Lana Grossa
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  1. size
  2. That's what you need for the backpack
  3. And that's how easy it is

The big knick-special in the Tina

This pretty backpack is a real eye-catcher. Do you agree? Then grab wool and knitting needles and off you go!

size

Washed about 34 inches high, 28 inches wide, 8.5 inches deep. The numbers in brackets are for the size before felting.

That's what you need for the backpack

  • Lana Grossa quality "Feltro" (100% virgin wool - shrinks during washing approx. 30 - 40%, LL = approx. 50 m / 50 g): approx. 750 g mottled gray (form 3)
  • Knitting Needles No. 8
  • 1 crochet hook No. 8
  • matching sewing thread
  • Traditional buttons from Union Knopf:
    1 pretzel with edelweiss and heart, Art. 500222, Gr. 001, Fb. 83 antique silver, 1 horn toggle button, Art. 35579, 50 mm, print 22 black brown / light brown, 1 deer head, Art. 59679, Gr. 001, Fb. 83 antique silver, 2 horn buttons in heart shape, Art. 31492, 12 mm Ø, Fb. 22 dark brown / natural and 2 heart buttons, Art. 41438, 20 mm Ø, Fb. 83 antique silver
  • approx. 50 cm thin brown leather strap

And that's how easy it is

Kraus re: back and forth re str.

Zopf-Noppenmuster: After knitting (see below) str. The numbers on the outside are the Hin-R. In the back-R the M str., As they appear or as described in accordance with legend. The exact division in width is explained in the following instructions. Perform the increases in the pigtail strip in 3. R as shown. At heel repeat the 1st - 30th R 1 sts, then repeat in each pattern strip the light gray underlayed R including the respective backs.

Knit stitch : 11.5 M and 23 R garter knit with Nd.Nr.8 and measured before washing and felting = 10 x 10 cm.

Back: 40 sts with the knit nd. Cast on No. 8. Kraus re str. Duplex Bind. for rounding in 3rd row from 2 sts on stop, then in each 2nd row add 3 sts 1 st = 50 sts. After 4 cm = 10 rows from sts both sides. 1 Mark up. Duplex Bind. for the bevels in the 17th R, dec 1 st from marker, then every other 16. R 5 x 1 pair = 38 sts. After 48 cm = 110 sts off marker off M.

Front: 46 sts with the knit. Cast on No. 8. Then in succession division str .: Rand-M, 15 M studded pattern from arrow a to c, 14 M cable pattern from arrow c to d, 15 M studded pattern from arrow a to c, edge-M. In the 3rd R in the braid as drawn 6 M initially., In addition, the increases for the curves both. as at the back arb. = 62 M.Stretch this laterally incised M into the nub pattern. Also take the reductions for the side slopes as in the reverse side = 50 sts. After 48 cm = 110 sts off the marking off the sts, at the same time over the braid according to the increases again sts.

Flap: 20 sts with the knit. Cast on No. 8. Then divide into nub patterns: edge-M, 3 sts before arrow b, 1 x 15 sts from arrow a to c, edge-M. Duplex Bind. for the bevels in the 3rd R from stop 1 M first, then every 2 R 3 x 1 st each, in succession. 4.R 1 x 1 sts, in every 6th sts R 3 times 1 st each time and in succession 8. sts still 1 x 1 sts before. = 38M. The increased M beid. logically insert into the nub pattern. After 17 cm = 40 R from stop 2cm = 6 R straight. Then the M abk. Now with the crochet. No. 8 Crochet the bevelled sides and the demolition edge with 1 R fe M each and crayfish M from left to right.

Side part: in one piece str. For 15 m with the knitting. Cast on No. 8. Kraus re str. After a total of 143 cm from the stop the M abk. Note: The piece is about 12 cm wide before washing.

Straps (2 sts ): 7 sts with knit. Cast on No. 8. Kraus re str. After a total of 124 cm from the stop the M abk. The finished length after felting is approx. 88 cm.

Finishing: Sew the side panel between the front and back flush with the upper edges. Now crochet the upper edge of the backpack with 1 round fe M and Krebsm. Sew the flap to the top of the back. The straps are both. also sew on the back side according to sketch and model picture. Now wash the backpack at 40 ° Delicates with 800 tours when spinning in the washing machine with liquid color detergent. Pull the rucksack in the wet condition and shape it into shape with plenty of crumpled paper and let it dry well. Then decorate the rucksack with the buttons and accessories according to the model picture. Attach the toggle as a closure with the leather strap. In addition, the restl. Lederbändchen double put to the loop and pull through the flap as a buttonhole loop so that the knob passes through. But then knot well on the flap. Sew the horn buttons in heart shape over each 1 pimple.

You can find the template as PDF for download here!

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