Friday, November 28, 2008

YELLOW BEADED CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT
Copyright © by Joyce A. Hodnett, October, 2005

Materials: Bedspread weight cotton thread, size 10, size 7 hook; 16 4 mm shiny white beads (or seed beads)

Size: Approximately 2 3/4 inches across

Chain 7, join with slip st to form a ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 8, dc in ring, (ch 5, make a beaded dc in ring) 6 times, ch 2, slide a bead down close to the thread, make a slip st in 4th ch of beginning ch-8.

Rnd 2: Ch 8, dc in the top of the next beaded st, (ch 5, dc in next beaded st) 6 times, ch 5, dc in the 3rd ch of beginning ch-8. 8 loops made.

Rnd 3: Slip st in th next loop, * (sc, ch 7, sc) in the next ch-5 loop, ch 2, dc in next dc, ch 2, repeat from * around, ending with ch-2, slip st in the beginning sc.

Rnd 4: Slip st in the next ch-7 loop, (ch 1, dc) twice in the same ch-7 loop.
Make a beaded dc, (ch 1, dc) 3 times in the same ch-7 loop. *(Ch 1, sc in the next ch-2 loop) twice. In the next ch-7 loop make [(ch 1, dc) 3 times, ch 1, beaded dc, (ch 1, dc)] 3 times, Repeat from * around, ending with an sc in the last ch-2 loop, slip st into the next dc.

HANGING LOOP: Chain 30, slip st in the next ch-2 loop, finish off.

You may print out as many copies of my patterns as you like for your own personal use. Please do not sell my patterns, post them in emails or on other websites. I'd be delighted to have you link back to my URLs. Thank you.

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Merry Christmas

1 comment:

Renee' said...

Oh pretty, Ok gonna try this,
LOL if i get stuck Im gonna pm you lol :)

Thanks for all your hard work and sharing the adorable patterns with all of us.