This crocheted card holder is a very quick and easy project, perfect for beginners. It can be completed with small amounts of yarn and in very little time, for instant satisfaction.
The materials you need for this card holder are:
- cotton yarn
- 4.0mm crochet hook
- snap button or velcro
-Using 4.5mm crochet hook and yarn, ch 21, sc into 19th st and each st across, ch 1, turn
-*sc in each st across, ch 1, turn
-dc in each st across, ch 1, turn**
-repeat from * to ** until your piece measures 5.25in.
-continue with flap instructions
MAKE THE FLAP
-slst in the first st and the next 6st’s
-*ch 1, sc in next 5 st’s, ch 1, turn
-dc in each st across, ch 1 turn**
-repeat from * to ** until your flap measures 1.25 in, or until you achieve your desired length, fasten off.
-attach snap button
-fold piece in half with right sides together (wrong side facing you), sew the short edges together on both sides.
-turn card holder inside out
-insert credit card, bank card, and driver’s license. Enjoy!
-To pretty up your new card holder, you can embellish it to your heart’s content. For example, I embellished mine with a little owl I cut out of fabrics, and then stitched on.
-this project can be a great stocking stuffer. Make it in your recipient’s favourite colour and personalize with their initials. A nice and quick handmade touch for the holidays.