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Seeded Bath Set

Job type Test knit

There are 5 different projects, but I only need knitters to do 3 of them.

Every knitter should do a face cloth (flat). After that, choose a version of the soap sac and the bath mitt.  You will need about 55 to 75g of cotton yarn.  The yarn I use is listed as aran.  I believe Peaches & Cream and Sugar 'n Cream are equivalents. 

I am providing yarn to 7 knitters (I need to ship, so only in the US).  You must be able to take a decent photo to qualify for that.

My pattern style is not like most patterns.  I write in full sentences, and provide written row-by-row instructions that match my Action charts, and your knitting.  I am looking for feedback.

Difficulty Moderate
Start date 2020-07-15
Due date 2020-07-31   This is a flexible deadline!
Craft Knitting
Test secrecy Postable
Advertiser Jill Wolcott Knits
Spots available 12
Sizes required face cloth : 9 testers needed
soap sac flat : 1 testers needed
soap sac ITR : Filled!
bath mitt flat : 2 testers needed
bath mitt ITR : 1 testers needed
Finished measurements

Face Cloth S (L)
Width across 9.375” / 23.8 cm (10” / 25.4 cm) 
Length 8.375” / 21.3 cm (8.75”/ 22.2 cm)

Soap Sac (flat) (length is adjustable) 
Circumference (seamed) 7” / 17.8 cm, Length 5.625” / 14.3 cm 
Soap Sac (ITR) (length is adjustable) 
Circumference (seamed) 7” / 17.8 cm, Length 6.25” / 15.9 cm

Bath Mitt (flat) (length is adjustable) 
Circumference (seamed) 7” / 17.8 cm, Length 9” / 22.9 cm 
Bath Mitt (ITR) (length is adjustable) 
Circumference (seamed) 7” / 17.8 cm, Length 11” / 27.9 cm

Gauge In Seed: approximately 4 sts/in on size 7[4.5mm] needles ITR and 4.375 sts/in flat
Charted or written pattern Both
Skills required

Face cloth is easy.

Soap sac flat is easy

Soap sac ITR is moderately easy

Bath Mitt flat and ITR are moderate

Start with the face cloth (as a gauge piece!) then move on to the other piece(s).

If you are working from yarn I've sent you, I'd like you to make the three piece.

I want beginners as well as other knitters!!!

Construction type in the round or seamed
Yarn support Yarn will be provided for this test
Required or recommended yarn Cotton Supreme from Universal Yarn, Peaches and Cream, Sugar 'n Cream. I have 7 skeins to give to testers (US only), but you do not have to use that yarn.
Yardage 90 to 270 yards
Tools required

needles to get gauge (use the size that gets gauge for you!)

dpns for i-cord (optional) and for bath mitt ITR or circular needles

stitch markers, locking pin marker, tapestry needle, stitch holder or waste yarn

Ownership of the finished item The finished item is yours to keep.
Requirements from the maker

Photos that show the projects nicely

Ability to follow the pattern

Ask for help if needed

Willingness to use a pattern format they may not be familiar with

If you are working from yarn I've sent you, I'd like you to make the three piece.

Rewards from the designer

The designer is offering discounted or free pattern(s) to testers
The designer is offering yarn, notions, or other goodies to testers

I have 7 skeins of Cotton Supreme to send to testers in the US.  Please show me a project photo to qualify.  Otherwise, first-come, first served.

Priority for other tests with yarn provided

Priority for other tests

Stickie pads for tracking your knitting


The designer has created the following milestones, in order to keep track of progress during the test knit. By marking off each milestone as you complete it, you can easily keep the designer up to date with your progress.

2020-07-15: Start/Download Pattern
2020-07-17: Check in
2020-07-24: 2nd Check in
2020-07-31: 3rd Check in
2020-08-03: Post Photos

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