Monday, January 19, 2009

Tardis mp3 cover!!

**Warning**...Doctor Who fanatics in the house, lmao...

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It's bigger on the inside!!!

the Tardis mp3 cover!!

How cool is this??
An mp3 player is like a Tardis....both are bigger on the inside and can take you to new and interesting places!!
I love love love it!! Of course I had to make a second one for my eldest dd...I've gotten her fully hooked on the Doctor, LOL.

Tardis MP3 Cover

This was worked with worsted weight yarn(example uses TLC Essentials Shaded Denim) on size 4 needles
(the knits and purls create the effect of the door panels...loooove it!)

Cast on 27 stitches using 2-tail cast on
R1 (P6, K1)3 TIMES, P6
R2 (K1, P4, K1, P1)3 TIMES, K1, P4, K1
R3 (P1, K1, P2, K1, P1, K1)3 TIMES, P1, K1, P2, K1, P1
R4 (K1, P1, K2, P1, K1, P1)3 TIMES, K1, P1, K2, P1, K1
R5 (P1, K4, P1, K1)3 TIMES, P1, K4, P1
R6 (K6, P1)3 TIMES, K6
R7 SAME AS R5
R8 SAME AS R4
R9 SAME AS R3
R10 SAME AS R2
R11 SAME AS R1
R12 SAME AS R2
R13 SAME AS R3
R14 SAME AS R4
R15 SAME AS R5
R16 SAME AS R6
R17 SAME AS R5
R18 WITH BLUE K1, P1; WITH WHITE K2; WITH BLUE P1, K1, P1, K1, P1; WITH WHITE K1, P1;
WITH BLUE P1, K1, P1, K1, P1; WITH WHITE K1, P1; WITH BLUE P1, K1, P1, K1, P1; WITH
WHITE K1, P1; WITH BLUE P1, K1
R19 WITH BLUE P1, K1; WITH WHITE P2; WITH BLUE K1, P1, K1, P1, K1; WITH WHITE P2;
WITH BLUE K1, P1, K1, P1, K1; WITH WHITE P2; WITH BLUE K1, P1, K1, P1, K1; WITH
WHITE P2; WITH BLUE K1, P1
R20 SAME AS R4
R21 SAME AS R1
R22 PURL ALL
R23 K8, P11, K8
R24 P8, K11, P8
R25 SAME AS 23
R26 PURL ALL
R27 KNIT ALL
KNIT BIND OFF

SEAM BACK, FOLD FLAT WITH BACK SEAM CENTERED, SEAM BOTTOM

LIGHT BUTTON
WITH WHITE FINGERING YARN OR EMBROIDERY FLOSS, , LEAVE A LONG TAIL AND CH 1 ON SIZE 1/2.75mm HOOK. WORK 8 SC’S IN THAT CH, CONTINUE WORKING AROUND WITH A SC IN EACH SC, REPEAT, CUT AND PULL YARN THOUGH LAST LOOP STUFF BUTTON WITH LONG BEGINNING CHAIN AND SEW CLOSED BY WHIP-STITCHING IN THE INSIDE LOOPS OF THE LAST ROUND. SECURE BY SEWING TO THE TOP FRONT CENTER OF THE COVER.

LOOP…SEW ON A LOOP OF ELASTIC CORDING OR CROCHET A LOOP USING ELASTIC STRING DIRECTLY ONTO THE COVER AT THE TOP BACK SEAM

EMBROIDER ‘POLICE BOX’ IN THE KNIT PANEL AT THE TOP FRONT OF THE COVER

STOW YOUR MP3 PLAYER INSIDE…(mine is an RCA OPAL...about 3 1/2"X2", but dd was also able to get her Nokia phone into hers!)

Here is a chart that may (or may not, LOL)help!

tardischart

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3 comments:

The Elusive Loo said...

I like your tardis cover - very cool!

Rainbow In The Grey Sky said...

oh my this is way cool its really great my kids love it , well done.

Terri said...

My daughter heard about this pattern from our local wool shop. She said it was on Ravelry.com and there it was! Thanks a million for sharing! I hope to have it done for her birthday. She won't stop hinting!