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The 3 Butterfly Rope patterns together


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This is a listing for 3 Patterns/Tutorials. You will not receive the jewelry pictured above. You can also buy the patterns separately. By buying three patterns at once, you get one for free. Each pattern is a full color PDF which will show you step by step how to make the Butterfly Rope Lariat, Matine necklace and Bracelet and the curved choker. I made this beautiful rope to compliment a beautiful flower bead made by Lea Avroch and liked the result so much, that I made a tutorial. The rope builds up quickly, ideal to make a lariat, but also practical for gifts and last-minute projects! The lariat is 45 inches/115 cm in total- not too long (to prevent the focal bead from hitting a table top), and it offers various ways to wear it. The Matine necklace measures 22 inches/60 cm in total. You can make the ropes any length you wish. The Bracelet is 7 1/4 inch long (18.4cm) and it is easy to modify the size. Level: Beginner to intermediate. Knowledge of Right Angle Weave is an advantage but not mandatory, the explanations are very clear. Important note: avoid printing, or print more than one page per sheet; my patterns are designed for use with electronic devices and may print very large. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Knowledge of RAW (Right Angle Wave) is an advantage but everything you need to know is explained in the tutorials Picot and stringing.

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In this shop you will find patterns of designs made by me, Cath Thomas, using stitches such as Peyote, Herringbone, RAW, Square Stitch, Diamond Weave and other Stitches and variations or combinations of those techniques & 3-Dimensional shapes. My book Diamond Weave, written in collaboration with Gerlinde Lenz, can be found on Amazon in selected countries, or from the press - CreateSpace, and soon digitally here on Craftsy, I started beading in 2004. Off-loom beadweaving and bead embroidery are my favorite beading techniques. I won 3 times a gold medal in the Fire Mountain Gems and Beads beading contests, two in 2006, of which one Grand Prize Gold Medal and one in 2016. I also won a bronze medal in 2009 and a silver medal in 2010. I've also written in books and magazines - find out more on my blog: