The Swanky yarn from Red Heart really gave me a challenge! I was pushing myself to create something brand new that had not been made yet. There are so many beautiful Hats, Scarves, Cowls and such that I wanted to see if I could make other things with this yarn.
Check out the Swanky Yarn and the other colors that are available here
This first pattern is for a "Phone Case" The phone for this model is an iPhone 3GS but you could easily add or remove stitches and rows to customize the size of your case!
Yarn Needles (for weaving ends)
ch - chain
sc - single crochet
slst - slip stitch
sc2tog - single crochet 2 stitches together
sc4tog - single crochet 4 stitches together
sk - skip
*-* - section to repeat
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1. Turn(12 sc)
Row 2-25: Sc in each st across. Ch 1. Turn. (12 sc)
Working in Rounds now.
Round 1: Work 1 sc in each st around and working 2 sc in each corner. (be sure to only do 1 sc in each row on the sides).
Round 2-4: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. 1 sc. * Repeat *-* around until last 4 sc. Sc2tog two times. Join to 1st sc.
Round 5: Ch 1. You will work 1 sc in each st on all sides and work sc4tog in each corner.
Round 6: Slst in each st around. Join and Fasten off. Weave in ends.
This part took some time, but I pushed through all sequins to be only on the outside. Just like pushing buttons through a hole.