pattern price: $2.99

These quick-to-knit cabled wristlets can be easily embellished using buttons or embroidery. They feature something a little special on the inside: a secret pocket! This could hold anything from a lucky charm or some spare change to a sweet note from a loved one. They're a perfect project for using up some pretty scrap yarn, too. The pattern comes in written instructions.

SIZE: One size.

Length: 9 inches or 23cm, width: 2 inches or 5cm.

18 sts x 21 rows = 4 x 4in (10 x 10cm) in stockinette stitch.

Scrap yarn in a worsted weight (approx. 30 yards), 1# set(s) US #6/4mm straight needles, 1 cable needle, 1 darning needle.
Embellishments: Wristlet 1: 3 round buttons of approx. 17mm in diameter, wristlet 2: 1 large oval or rectangular button of approx. 50mm in length and 18mm in width, wristlet 3: pieces of scrap yarn for embroidery, 2 round buttons of approx. 15mm in diameter.

Wristlet 1: [MC] Classic Elite Yarns Princess [40% merino, 28% viscose, 10% cashmere, 7% angora, 15% nylon; 150 yd/137 m per 50g skein]; color: Majesty's Magenta; 1 skein.
Wristlet 2: [MC] Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock Multi (held double-stranded) [80% wool, 20% nylon; 215 yd/197m per 57g (2 oz) skein]; color: Tahoe; 1 skein.
Wristlet 3: [MC] Cascade 220 [100% wool, 220 yd/ 201m per 100g skein]; color: Silver Grey; 1 skein, plus scrap yarn in contrasting colors for the embroidery.

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