Pattern to crochet 5 beaded bracelets and 1 necklace from pearl cotton or DK weight yarn. Excellent project for beginning crocheters or anyone who wants a simple, quick-to-make, and low-cost project. These bracelets and necklaces make great Christmas and birthday gifts for loved ones! Some projects can be accomplished in as little as an hour for less than $3 in supplies. Use up all that leftover yarn! Supplies can be purchased at most craft stores including Michael's and JoAnn's. There are 5 bracelet designs: A, B, C, D, and E. Bracelet E can also be worn as a Necklace. Bracelets A-D are worked side-to-side in dc or shell stitch. Bracelet A is 5 dc across. Bracelet B is 7 dc across. Bracelets C & D have a shell pattern with a dc on each side to form a border. A border round of sc is worked in the edge dc's. Then a second border round of single crochet is worked, with one bead placed after every 2 stitches. Bracelet/Necklace E is a simple chain stitch with beads placed every 3 chain stitches. It can be worn as either a single-strand necklace or as a bracelet by winding it around your wrist 4 times. Tips: Choose yarn and beads in complementary colors. Don't match colors too closely because they won't show. Choose a clasp design and color that enhances your piecesilvertone, goldtone, copper, polished brass, antique brass, gunmetal, etc. Easy to Make. Elegant to Wear. NEWS FLASH! These designs won a ribbon at the 90th Annual Los Angeles County Fair, August 30-September 31, 2012! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY chain, single crochet, double crochet, reading simple patterns GAUGE Not important for this project! SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Bracelet: 7" long or desired length Necklace: 30" long or desired length SUGGESTED YARN 15 yards of Fingering weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN DMC COLORWAY Choose your favorite color of yarn and beads!