September/October 2011

Geek Chic Cozy

Geek Chic Cozy by Marty Miller
Off to the lab, this techie uses his crochet smarts to protect his laptop and tablet with durable felted covers.

YARN
STITCH NATION Full O’ Sheep, 3.5oz/100g balls, each approx 155yd/142m (wool)

  • 3 balls #2820 Ocean (A)
  • 2 balls #2640 Thyme (B)

CROCHET HOOK

  • Size N/15 (10mm) crochet hook

NOTIONS

  • Stitch markers
  • Tandy Leather Factory soft leather trim piece—3.5 x 9.25"/9 x 23.5cm
  • 2 Clover magnetic snap closures—.5"/13mm
  • Zippered pillowcase (for felting)
  • Fabri-Tac Permanent Adhesive (or any glue that works on fabric and leather)
  • Yarn needle

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Laptop cover approx 24 x 20"/61 x 51cm, before felting
iPad sleeve approx 12.5 x 14.75"/32 x 37.5cm, before felting

NOTE ABOUT PATTERNS
This is only a preview of the pattern available in the September/October 2011 issue, so you can see the yarn and ensure you have the necessary supplies. If you have specific questions about this pattern, please email the editorial staff.

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