Needle Case

Size10 bedspread weight thread
Steel crochet hook size 7
Small button
Felt
Measurements: approx. 2 + 1/4" deep and 3 + 1/4" long ( when folded )
NOTE: Shell = ( 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc ) into space indicated.
Picot = ch 3, sl st in top of last st.
Row 1: Ch 27, Shell into 4th ch from hook, ( skip next 3 ch, shell into next ch ) 5 times, skip next 2 ch, dc into last ch, turn.
Row 2: Ch 3 ( first dc now and t'out ), ( shell into next ch sp of Shell ) 6 times, dc into last dc, turn.
Rows 3 - 16: Rpt Row 2.
Row 17: Ch 3, ( dc into sp before Shell, 3 dc into ch 2 sp of next Shell ) 6 times, dc into sp after last Shell, dc into last dc, turn. ( 27 dc ).
Row 18: Ch 3, ( dc into next 26 dc ), turn.
Row 19 ( Flap ): Ch 3, dc into next dc, dec in next 2 dc, (dc into next 18 dc ), dec in next 2 dc, dc into 2 next dc, turn.
( 24 dc ).
Row 20: Ch 3, dc into next dc, dec over next 2 dc, ( dc into next 16 dc ), dec over next 2 dc, dc into 2 next dc, turn. ( 22 dc ).
Row 21: Ch 3, dc into next dc, dec over next 2 dc, ( dc into next 14 dc ), dec over next 2 dc, dc into next 2 dc, turn. ( 20 dc ).
Row 22: Ch 3, dc into next dc, dec over next 2 dc, ( dc into next 12 dc ), dec over next 2 dc, dc into next 2 dc, turn. ( 18 dc ).
Row 23:  Ch 3, ( dc into next 7 dc ), ch 3, ( button hole made ), skip 2 dc,  dc into next 8 dc. Do NOT cut thread.
Edging: Working down side of flap, into sps formed by dc rows, work ( 2 dc, picot ) in each sp. Around body of work and into sps formed by dc rows, work ( Shell into next sp, sc in into next sp ) to corner; in corner work ( 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc ), then across bottom of Case work ( sc into ch sp of Shell, Shell into ch 3 sp of foundation row ), rep across. Along top work ( sc in next 2 dc, picot ) to end and work 4 sc over ch 3 of buttonhole. Fasten off. Sew on Button and sew felt into centre of Case as in photo.