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Thursday, October 12, 2006

The missing ones



These are the last 3 patterns for this set. The instructions will be coming along shortly but I just wanted to include the picture for anyone who was wondering.

posted by Heather | 10:39 AM | 359 comments

Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Bracelet 106

  • 12 12 12 12 12 12.

    1.Using the second thread on the right, make 1 fk. 4th=3 fk; 6th=5 fk.

    2.Using the first thread on the left, make 7 fk. Repeat. 1st=5 fk; 1st=3 fk; 1st=1 fk.
    3.Repeat from step 1 for pattern.

    posted by Heather | 10:37 AM | 19 comments

  • Bracelet 99

  • 12 12 12 12 12 12.

    1.Using the 6th thread on the left, make 5 bk. 7th=6 bk; 8th=7 bk; 9th=8 bk.
    2.Using the 3rd thread on the right, make 8 bk. Repeat using the 2nd and 1st threads.
    3.Using the first thread on the right, make 7 bk. 1st=2 bk; 1st=1 bk.

    4.Using the fourth thread on the right, make 3 fk. 5th=4 fk; 6th=5 fk; 7th=6 fk
    5.Using the fifth thread on the left, make 8 fk. Repeat using the 4th, 3rd, and 2nd threads.

    6.Using the first thread on the left, make 4 fk. 1st=3 fk; 1st=2 fk; 1st=1 fk.
    7.Repeat from step 1 for pattern.

    posted by Heather | 10:14 AM | 19 comments

  • Bracelet 119

  • 111 232 111 323 1111.

    1. Using the 6th thread on the left, make 1 fk, 1 fk/bk and 1 bk/fk.
    2. With the first thread on the left, make 2 fk and 1 fk/bk.
    3. Repeat step 1 using the 5th thread on the right.
    4. Repeat step 2 using the 7th thread on the left.
    5. Repeat step 1 using the 5th thread on the right.
    6. With the 4th thread on the right, make 3 fk.
    7.Repeat from step 1 for pattern.

    posted by Heather | 9:50 AM | 17 comments

  • Bracelet 118

  • 123231 132321.

    1.Using the 6th thread on the left, make 5 fk and 1 fk/bk.
    2.Using the 6th thread on the left, make 4 bk. Make 1 fk/bk with the first thread on the left.
    3.Repeat steps 1 & 2 four times.
    4.Using the 6th thread on the left, make 5 fk. Make 1 bk/fk with the first thread on the right.
    5.Using the 6th thread on the left, make 4 bk and 1 bk/fk.
    6.Repeat steps 4 & 5 four times.
    7.Repeat from step 1 for pattern.

    posted by Heather | 9:46 AM | 24 comments

  • Sunday, October 08, 2006

    Bracelet 112

  • 11223344 44332211

    1.Using the first thread on the left, make 7 fk, make 8 bk with first thread on the right.
    2.Starting with the second and third threads, make diamonds using each pair of threads. (Outer and middle threads will not be used.)
    3.Repeat step 1 twice.

    4.Repeat from step 2 for pattern.
    Note:
    For variation, step 2 could be repeated more than once before moving on to step 3. If you chose to do this, make a diamond with middle threads before the second repeat.

    posted by Heather | 9:50 PM | 0 comments

  • Bracelet 113

  • 12xx12 21xx21

    1.Using the first thread on the left, make 5 fk, make 6 bk with first thread on the right.
    2.Using the first threads, make 2 fk, 1 fk/bk and 2 bk on the left; and 2 bk, 1 bk/fk and 2 fk on the right.
    3.Using the fifth threads, make 4 bk on the left and 4 fk on the right.
    4.Using the sixth threads, make 3 bk on the left and 3 fk on the right.
    5.Using the first threads, make 4 fk and 1 fk/bk on the left; and 4 bk and 1 bk/fk on the right.
    6.Repeat from step 1 for pattern.

    posted by Heather | 8:20 PM | 0 comments

  • Bracelet 96

    11 22 3333 22 11.
    Variation: 1112 3333 2111.


    Large Diamond (left side):
    1. With the third thread, make 2 fk and 1 fk/bk.
    2. With the third thread, make 1 bk, 1 bk/fk, 1 fk.
    3. With the fifth thread, make 1 bk and 1 bk/fk.
    4. For right side diamond, repeat 1-3 using appropriate knots.
    Small Diamond:
    1. With the sixth thread on the left, make 2 fk.
    2. With the fifth thread on the left, 2 fk.
    Left side Triangle:
    1. Using the first thread, make 2 fk and 1 fk/bk.
    2. Using the first thread, make 1 fk/bk.
    3. Using the third thread, make 2 bk.
    4. For right side triangle, repeat 1-3 using appropriate knots.


    1.Make small diamond.
    2.Make large diamonds on left and right sides.
    3. Repeat step 1.

    4.Using the fourth thread on the left, make 1 fk and 1 fk/bk. Complete left side triangle. Make 1 bk using the fifth thread.
    5.Repeat step 4 on the right side using appropriate knots.
    6.Repeat from step 1 for pattern.

    posted by Heather | 7:56 PM | 0 comments