They're better for show than for playing, as the roundy edges don't always make it clear what number was rolled, but they're still fun. Making them was quick, so it's a good project to use up ends of skeins.
Yarn: Worsted or medium weight (you'll need two different colors)
Needles: two double-pointed #5
Follow the chart below, starting at the bottom with row 1.
- Cast on 10 sts
- Work as stockinette stitch, picking up the contrasting color as the chart indicates (I just carried this yarn loosely behind the work so as to avoid weaving in a lot of ends)
- After row 30, cast on 10 new sts, work the existing 10 sts, then cast on 10 more
- After row 40, bind off 30 sts
- I made little wooden cubes about 3/4" in size (adjust to fit your finished work), folded my knitting around it, and then sewed up the edges
See more patterns and projects on my Knitting page.