View Full Version : Pan handle cover?

09-04-2007, 06:18 AM
Can anyone help me find a pattern to make a handle cover for a cast iron pan?

I've looked and looked with no luck. :think:

09-04-2007, 09:33 AM
You could probably come up with a pattern pretty easily. I have a handle cover which is like a pot-holder fabric (thick terry). I'd knit a square (something about dishcloth sized or a little larger), felt it for more heat protection, fold it in half, and sew up 2 sides. Primarily, you want to make sure it's really really densely knit and/or felted to protect your hands.

09-04-2007, 08:59 PM
Ok, so can you only felt 100% wool yarn?

09-04-2007, 11:30 PM
I used to have one but can't find it...will keep looking

09-04-2007, 11:37 PM
OK, found it but it isn't free :( . It is on the site e-patternscentral.com
I tried googleing and checked out several sites for free onesto no avail. Good Luck!

09-05-2007, 09:29 AM
Yes, you can only felt 100% wool yarn. There are some medium-priced yarns (Lion Brand) that are 100% wool, too, so you don't necessarily have to have super expensive yarn.