At the point when the days get longer and hotter, you don’t need to secure your weaving. It’s simply time to sew lighter, more summery ventures like this sweet vintage-motivated trim belt!
The belt is sewn in the round with a sensitive trim example utilizing a fine weight yarn. It’s a connecting with venture despite the fact that it’s little, and once you’re done, you don’t need to hold up until winter to wear it.
It isn’t warm and substantial like other weaving undertakings can be, so you can wear your belt to add a pinch of high quality to any outfit, whenever.
- 50 yards Spud and Chloe Fine or comparable fingering weight yarn
- 2.75mm (US 3) roundabout needles or twofold directed needles in size required toward get 7 sts and 9 pushes more than 2.5cm (1 in)
- 45 [55, 65, 75, 85, 95, 105]cm (18 [22, 26, 30, 34, 38, 42]in) of 2.5cm (1in) shaded versatile to make a 50 [60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 110]cm (20 [24, 28, 32, 36, 40, 44]in) belt
- Belt clasp
- Yarn needle
- Sewing needle
1. Knit the Belt
Cast on 14 and join in the round.
Rounds 1-9: Knit to end
Cycle 10: K8, k2tog, yo, k1, ssk, k1.
Cycle 11: Knit to end.
Cycle 12: K7, k2tog, yo, k3, ssk.
Cycle 13: Knit to end.
Cycle 14-17: Repeat Rounds 10-13.
Cycle 18: K8, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k1.
Cycle 19: Knit to end
Cycle 20: K9, yo, sk2p, yo, k2.
Cycle 21: Knit to end.
Cycle 22-25: Repeat Rounds 18-21.
Repeat Cycle 10-25 10 (12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22) more times.
Next 8 Cycle: Knit to end.
2. Finish the Knitting
Weave in the ends.
Block your knitting to open up the lace.
3. Assemble the Belt
Feed the elastic through the knit tube.
With a needle and thread, sew the ends of each tube shut while making sure to stitch through the elastic.
Securely sew the belt buckle in place so that the plain stockinette sections are folded to the back of the belt.
Wear Your New Belt
This venture will enable you to hone your ribbon sewing abilities, and it will abandon you with a fun embellishment that you can continue wearing notwithstanding when the climate warms up.
Layer your belt over a high waisted pencil skirt to truly give the belt a chance to sparkle, or play with surfaces and prints and wear it with a fun botanical dress.