Tissue Holder - A simple free pattern
There are two sizes, one large and one small. These fits standard Kleenex tissue packs:
Large: 8.5 x 6.5 inch
Small: 5.5 x 3.5 inch
Any worsted weight yarn of choice, in 2 colors.
1. With multicolored yarn, CH 27. DC on the back bump of the chain, starting 3rd CH from hook. ( 25 ST). CH 2, Turn.
2. DC on the back loop of each stitch . (25 ST )
3. Repeat row 2, 22 times. Weave in ends. You now have a rectangle. Cut yarn.
With brown or preferred color:
Attach brown where the last row ends. SC on each stitches.
Continue on all 4 sides of the work.
SC on each ST. Turn the work 90 degrees and pick up ST on the edge of the work. Make 2 SC on each row. You will be picking up stitches from all 4 edges of the work.
SL on the first SC from the starting row.
You will now work the 2 sides separately.
Ch 2. DC on each ST around this time on both loops. SL on the starting ST. CH 2 and turn.
Repeat this row twice more.
You will now have one row of SC and 3 rows of DC.
Cut yarn and do the same on other end.
Add the multicolored yarn on the edge of the work. Add SC to seal the work, like sewing them together, but with SC.
For small size:
Ch 13 for starting CH. Work the same as for the large.
For the brown part, you will add 2 rows instead of 3.