Monday, September 12, 2016

September Anklet Free Pattern

I made an anklet to match the white dress with light blue crochet top. Here is the pattern. Let me know if you have any difficulty with the pattern or if you spot any errors. Cheers! ^_^



September Anklet
(Also looks lovely worn as a choker!)

You will need:

Light Blue 4-ply cotton yarn
White crochet cotton thread size 8
Crochet hook 1.2mm (for cotton thread 8)
Crochet hook 2.2mm (for 4-ply cotton yarn)
7 pieces Dark Brown wood beads 1/4"
14 pieces Beige wood beads 1/8"
Beading needle (to thread beads through 4-ply yarn)
Scissors



Instructions:

Prepare the beads:

With needle and 4-ply cotton yarn, thread beads in the order: (beige, dark brown, beige) 7 times.

Make the anklet:

With 2.2mm hook make slip knot after last threaded bead and crochet as follows:

Row 1: Ch 3, *slip beige bead, ch 1, slip dark brown bead, ch 1, slip beige bead, ch 2; rep fr * to the last bead; ch 6, turn.

Row 2: Dc in 5th ch fr hook, dc in each sc across, fasten off.

With 1.2mm hook and crochet cotton thread 8 join yarn with sl st at first dc, *ch 3, 3 dc in same dc, sc in next dc; rep fr * to the last dc. Fasten off.

Make the Ties:

With 2.2mm hook and 4-ply cotton yarn, join with sl st to stem of dc at tip of anklet, ch 1, 2 sc in same stem, turn, sc between two sc, make a ch 6 inches long; fasten off. Repeat for second tie.

Weave in all ends.




Here (below) is the dress to match. Pattern for the lace-up blue top will be coming soon! :)