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Butterfly Dreamin'

from Cattail Knits Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Butterfly Dreamin'
Butterfly Dreamin' Butterfly Dreamin Angle
Butterfly Dreamin' Butterfly Dreamin Side
Butterfly Dreamin' Butterfly Dreamin Beads
Butterfly Dreamin' Butterfly Dreamin Bracelet

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • I-Cord
  • Stringing beads on yarn
  • Knitting with beads

Pattern Description:

This design is an intermediate bead knitting pattern. The magatama beads with a seed bead center resemble butterflies and float on top of the work.

The body of the bracelet is worked in i-cord making the design have a beautiful round look.

The three loop clasp allows you to secure the i-cord in several places at the start and end of the work to the stability of the overall design.

Color A is the center of the butterfly and color B is the accent color inside the i-cord.

Features:
Customize the size
Written directions
Video tutorials

Materials:
10-20 yds fingering weight yarn
2 US size 1 (2.25mm) DPN needles
70 magatama beads
35 size 8/0 seed beads color A
121 size 8/0 seed beads color B
Dental floss threader
3 Loop Clasp

Gauge:
8 rows of beads per inch (16 beads per inch)

Finished Measurements:
Customizable! Determine the length you want, subtract the length of the clasp, and multiple that times the beads per inch to determine how many beads you will need. As given in materials you will have a 7.25" bracelet.

Gauge:

8 rows of beads per inch (16 beads per inch)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 7.25" bracelet

Materials:

  • 10-20 yds fingering weight yarn
  • 2 US size 1 (2.25mm) DPN needles
  • 70 magatama beads
  • 35 size 8/0 seed beads color A
  • 121 size 8/0 seed beads color B
  • Dental floss threader

Suggested yarn:

20 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks Stroll
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$1.99

Beginner
Knitting
Accessory
Women
Jewelry
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