Saturday, 14 September 2019

Santa's Belt ~ Chocolate Orange Cover

Just for fun ~ I thought some of you might like to make a few of these.  

I am not mentioning the Chr*stm*s word ...... yet ...... but I know you like to get ready early !! 

Santa's Belt ~ Chocolate Orange Cover


Santa’s Belt         Cover for a Chocolate Orange

DK yarn in red, a small amount of black for the belt, and a tiny amount of yellow/gold for the buckle

3.5mm knitting needles


Using Red ~

Cast on 43sts

1st Row:  S1, *k1, p1, repeat from * to the last 2sts, k2

2nd Row:  S1, *p1, k1, repeat from * to end

Repeat last 2 rows three times more

9th Row:  S1, knit to end

10th Row: S1, purl to last st, k1

Repeat last 2 rows once more

Add in black yarn  ~ do not cut off red yarn ~

13th Row:  S1, knit to end

14th Row: S1, purl to last st, k1

Cut off black yarn, and continue in red yarn ~

15th Row:  S1, knit to end

16th Row: S1, purl to last st, k1

Repeat last 2 rows three more

23rd Row: *K2tog, repeat from * to last st, K1

24th Row:  P2tog, to end

25th Row: *K2tog, repeat from * to last st, K1                   (6sts)

Cut off the yarn, leaving a 'tail' to use for sewing up, draw the end through all stitches, pull up tightly

Sew up the side seam, using the corresponding colour for each section.
Darn away ends

Use a length of yellow/gold yarn to make a ‘buckle’ on the black belt

Fill with a Terry’s Chocolate Orange



I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.  
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.    

However, please do not copy my patterns
This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced
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