Sketch Set: Pencil Case and Journal Cover Crochet Pattern

Sketch Set Crochet Pattern

Take your notes on the road with this notebook cover and pen/pencil case. Worked all in single crochet with minimal shaping, it’s a good project for beginners. This easy crochet pattern also makes a great quick gift.


FINISHED SIZE Pencil case measures 81/2″ long and 9″ in circumference. Journal cover measures 101/2″ wide and 81/4″ tall to fit 5″ × 8″ journal.

YARN Brown Sheep Company Cotton Fleece (80% cotton, 20% wool; 215 yd [197 m]/31/2 oz [100 g]; ): #CW690 alpine lilac; 1 skein.

HOOK Size E/4 (3.5 mm).

NOTIONS St marker (m); yarn needle; 1/4 yd fabric; matching thread and sewing needle; 3/4 yd ribbon; one 1″ button; 7″ zipper.

GAUGE 10 sts and 12 rows = 2″. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

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Dana Bincer

About Dana Bincer

Dana Bincer is the Assistant Editor for Interweave Crochet and Love of Crochet. She is an avid crocheter creating traditional pieces like hats and scarves as well as quirky items like bean bag chairs and pet rocks. When not crocheting you'll find her hitting the trails on her mountain bike or avoiding the kitchen with her nose stuck in a fast paced piece of fiction.