Crocheted “beads” embellished with pearls create this most unique necklace.
AUNT LYDIA’S® Classic Crochet Thread, Size 10: 5 yds 401 Orchid Pink Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 1.6mm [US 6] Tapestry needle, stitch marker (optional), sewing or beading needle and matching thread, small amount of fiberfill stuffing, three 3.6mm faceted white glass pearl beads, five 5.5mm cylindrical white glass pearl beads, one 6mm silver tone jump-ring, 18” (46 cm) silver chain
Pendant measures 1½” (3.8 cm) wide by 1¼” (3.2 cm) tall, not including jump-ring or chain.
GAUGE: Use finished size of pendant for gauge. Use hook size needed to obtain finished size. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.
Create a new fashion collar with just a ball of crochet thread and a hook. If you haven’t used a thin steel hook yet, just go slowly and practice a bit before you start.
AUNT LYDIA’S® Classic 10: 1 ball 0420 Cream Susan Bates® Steel Crochet Hook: 1.75mm [US 7] Small ivory button, matching thread and needle, rustproof pins, spray starch, yarn needle
Collar measures 15” (38cm) circumference at neck edge, 23” (58.5cm) circumference at lower edge and 3½” (9cm) length. Note Neckband is worked first, then Collar is worked along one edge of Neckband to lower edge.
GAUGE: 48 tr = 4” (10cm); Rows 1-7 of Ruffle = 2” (5cm). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.
A happy gnome will bring your Christmas wishes to your very best friends and favorite relatives when you crochet the design for this special card.
Toy / Kid
AUNT LYDIA’S® Classic Crochet Thread, Size 10: 1 ball each 494 Victory Red A, 12 Black B, and 424 Peach C and AUNT LYDIA’S® Metallic Crochet Thread, Size 10: 1 ball 1P White/ Pearl D Susan Bates® Steel Crochet Hook: 1.5mm [US 7] Tapestry needle, craft glue, blank card
Assembled Santa measures 1¾” x 3” (4.4 x 8 cm).
Gauge: 10 dc = 1” (4 cm). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.