Crux Belt Pattern

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Name: Crux

Created by: Ellen, at Knitti Politi

Crux is a knitted take on a chic couture style belt with a pattern of subtle alternating crosses along the length. The belt is knit to the desired length and finished with a fabric backing to stabilize and strengthen it (requires basic sewing skills). It can be made with a buckle or as a tie-on belt. The width of the belt is approximately 6.5 cm/2 ½ inches.

It is purposely knit on small needles, at a tight gauge for the yarn weight. This is to make the fabric dense and robust so that it is not just decorative, but also practical enough to work as a functional belt (when backed).


Craft: Knitting

Needles:
US 1 – 2.25 mm.

Yarn: DK / 8 ply (11 wpi)

Gauge: 28 stitches and 26 rows = 10 cm/4 inches in stocking/stockinette stitch.

Materials:
127 – 254 yards (116 – 232 m) of DK weight yarn.
Tapestry needle
Backing Fabric and Interfacing, sewing thread.
Sizes Available:

Knit to suit desired waist size

Price: £3.50 (GBP)


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