Kristin Nicholas Design


KP-Knit It Felt It Zip It Bag

Here's a fun project to knit year round which will make great gifts for everyone on your list. The pattern includes four sizes to fit all of your stuff. You'll love its stylish portability!

The Knit It Felt It Zip It Bag might be small and quick to make, but it's long on the number of techniques you will use which include Fair Isle knitting, felting, knitting in the round, and hand-sewing in a zipper. The complete instructions include step-by-step photographs and plenty of extra information in special sections on Knitting in the Fair Isle Way and Choosing Color Successfully. The pattern also features five bonus charts with before- and after-felting swatch photographs so you can create your own variations.

Knit in my worsted weight Color By Kristin wool, mohair and alpaca yarn which felts gorgeously.

Skill Level: For beginners, especially those new to two-color knitting; includes 27 project photographs, 8 charts, 1 illustration, and detailed zipper tutorial.

Finished Sizes:
About 6.5 (7.5, 8.5, 9.5)” (16.5 [19, 21.5, 24] cm) wide and 5 (6.5, 7.5, 8)” (12.5 [16.5, 19, 20.5] cm) high, after felting.


Circular needles 16 (16, 20, 24)" (40 [40, 50, 60] cm) in US sizes 9 (5.5 mm) and 7 (4.75 mm); stitch marker; tapestry needle; sewing pins; zipper at least 5" (12.5 cm) longer than finished bag width; about 0.25 yards (0.25 meters) lining fabric; sewing needle and matching thread

Please note: This pattern is a DIGITAL FILE. Shortly after you pay for your pattern, a file link will be e-mailed to you with instructions on how to download your digital pattern. The e-mail you use on your PayPal account is the address the file will be shipped to. If you do not receive the file links in 30 minutes, check your spam folder.

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print the patterns.

Other Items You Might Enjoy