Name
Tubular Bead Crochet Bracelet (NEW!)
Date
Saturday, November 13, 2021
Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Session Type:
2-Hour Class
Skill Level:
Advanced Beginner
Teacher:
Florence Spurling
Category
Accessories, Crochet
Class Details:

This class is perfect for those looking to add to their existing crochet repertoire. Beaded ropes are a fun and exciting crochet method, enabling you to make your own beautiful hand-crafted jewelry pieces. Learn how to select beads and relevant thread choices for your crochet rope. Explore the design process of creating color effects and patterns through the stringing method. Master the basic stitch and technique, as well as tips on beginning and finishing your piece easily and professionally. Understand how you can create your own unique pieces by experimenting with combinations of bead colors, sizes and finishes. The instructor will have a range of beaded crochet ropes to illustrate techniques to the group. The class will work on a beginner bracelet pattern in class using DK weight yarn and size 6 beads.

Technique Requirements: crochet chain stitch, crochet slip stitch

Homework:

None

Supplies for Class:

• DK weight yarn in a color to match your beads
• Corresponding size crochet hook
• Size 6/0 seed beads in four different colors (can be different tonal shades or contrasting) approx. 70 beads of each color
• Sharp scissors
• Tape measure
• Safety pin
• Sewing needle that can pass easily through the bead hole
• Small spool of sewing thread
• Tapestry needle