InstructionsThe filigrees were given to me by a friend, with the challenge that I tat something around them. So, here is what I did:
String 15 beads onto the thread, wind shuttle with about 2 yards, leaving all the beads on the ball thread.
R 2-2-2+2-2-2 (j to back of filigree). RW.
*[Ch 2-2, bead picot (bp), 2-2. RW.
R 4+4 (join to filigree). RW.
Ch 2-2, bp, ...
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Type of item: Accessory
Style: Victorian / Steampunk, Romantic
Brass 5/8" filigrees, Lizbeth thread size 20, size 11 Delicas beads.
What was your inspiration?
A challenge from the friend who gave me the brass filigrees.
What are you most proud of?
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
This pattern works for the particular filigrees that I had. Since all filigree findings are different, I pass along the challenge to invent your own design around a filigree.