Tuesday, December 27, 2005

COMING ATTRACTION: Wire Bracelets

PROJECT: Wire bracelets
RECIPIENTS: Emily and Jessica
MATERIALS: Fine wire, glass beads, bracelet closures
EQUIPMENT: 2 x 4mm metal dpns, wire cutters
PATTERN: Thread wire with beads. Cast on 5sts and leave a really long tail. In garter stitch, knit one bead behind each stitch until desired length reached. Stretch the knitting hard as you go otherwise it will stretch on the wrist, which is not a Good Thing TM. Cast off. Attach bracelet fixings with tails, weave in ends.
TO DO: buy wire, beads and clasps, string beads, knit - begun 26 Jan '06, finished 28 Jan '06.
DUE DATE: 10/02/06

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