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Mini Lace and Beaded Flag

from HeartStrings Knitting Patterns
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Mini Lace and Beaded Flag
Mini Lace and Beaded Flag

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, yarn over
  • stitch instructions are both charted and written

Pattern Description:

The lacy stripes and beaded stars of this miniature US flag symbolically wave proudly in the breeze.

The pattern instructions include a neat trick to carry the unused stripe color up each side without showing. No extra weaving in of ends!

Gauge:

approximately 141?2 stitches per inch over pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 3 by 5 inches

Materials:

  • Size 8 pearl cotton thread or equivalent. Your yarn choice needs to be thin, yet strong enough, to carry the beads. 3 colors as follows: red - 14 yards, white or natural - 10 yards, blue - 6 yards
  • 50 glass seed beads size 10/0 or 11/0 in white or pearl, either loose or pre-strung

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 4/0 US (1.25 mm) needles


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Patterns for Wearable Art in Timeless Styles :: Jackie E-S established HeartStrings to provide quality instruction to knitters who want their items to be special, as well as practical and enjoyable ...

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