Lavender Bag in Imitation Embroidery Stitch
A sweet-smelling little addition to your gifts!
1 ball Malabrigo Silky Merino
Pair 3.75mm knitting needles
Wool needle to sew up
Using 3.75mm needles cast on 38 stitches.
Imitation Embroidery stitch pattern
Row 1 : * P2,sl 1, K1, psso, wrn to M1, K3, M1, K2tog rep from * to last 2sts P2.
Rows 2 & 4 : K2, * P7, K2 to end.
Row 3: * P2, K2, M1, sl 1, K2tog, psso, M1, K2 rep from * to last 2 sts, P2.
Work these 4 rows 10 times (40 rows in all).
Work 4 rows garter stitch.
With right sides together sew back seam then sew seam along bottom.
Fill with rose petal pot pourri and secure top with ribbon bow.
Note: if using lavender or similar filling you may like to line the bag with organza.
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