March 13, 2012

Simple Beaded Earrings





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US terminology


Materials:

  • size 7 (1.65mm) crochet hook

  • size 20 cotton crochet thread

  • earring findings
  • 20 seed beads




Instructions:


MB (Move Bead) = move a bead up close to your work so that it will stay behind after the stitch is completed

Thread 10 seed beads onto crochet thread. (It kind of goes without saying, but don't use any beads that don't fit.)

Start with a slip knot and ch 6. Sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Round 1: Ch2 (counts as first hdc), hdc 4 sts into ring, ch3, hdc 5 sts into ring, ch3, hdc 4 sts into ring. Join with a sl st to first hdc.

Round 2: Ch 1 (do not turn), (MB, rev sc) 3 times into ch3 space, (MB, rev sc) in next 4 sts, (MB, rev sc) 3 times into ch3 space, rev sc next 5 sts, rev sc twice into ch3 space, rev sc next 4 sts, rev sl st to beginning rev sc.


Attach earring findings to the ch3 space that doesn't have beaded accents.



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