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Transformations 1

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Transformations 1
Transformations 1
Transformations 1
Transformations 1
Transformations 1
Transformations 1

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Crochet with Beads

Pattern Description:

This pattern is suitable for workers skilled in thread crochet and crocheting with beads. The lace is lightly starched to stiffen and protect the material. Use mercerized cotton thread in size 8 or 10, and a steel crochet hook at least 1.3mm

DESIGN NOTES: The necklace is crocheted starting from the narrow end. The necklace pattern is also suitable for making a collar (shorter version of a choker that goes round the middle of the neck) or a bracelet. Experiment with other sizes of beads. It may also be possible to use the same pattern to make a longer necklace, below the neckline or a lariat.

Gauge:

30 sc = 4 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Necklace: approximately 1.00 inch wide. Length can be adjusted for woman's sizes (table of sizes included in last page) The finished necklace shown is 14 inches long (without the ties)

Materials:

  • Crochet cotton thread size 8.

You Will Also Need:

  • Bead-threading needle, 2 large beads (approx. 10mm) for ties, 23 pearl beads (4mm), Commercial Fabric stiffener (or 1 tsp cornstarch in 1 cup of water with 1 tsp salt or vinegar), Manila paper or craft paper
  • Size 3 Steel Crochet Hook (1.3mm) or size required for gauge


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