Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Pink Sparkle Crochet Bracelet
Lion Brand® Vanna's Glamour®
Pattern Number: L0588
If you are just learning crochet, this bracelet using a series of shell stitchs is a great project.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy + (Level 3)
7 1/2 (8 3/4) in. (19 (22 cm)) long Note: Pattern is written for shorter Bracelet with changes for a longer Bracelet in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to both Bracelets. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your chosen length before beginning.
861-146 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Jewel
Deep magenta with pink sparkle
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size F-5 (3.75 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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One button, 1/2 in. (13 mm) diameter
Yarn is sufficient to make multiple Bracelets
1 shell = about 1 1/4 in. (3 cm) in pattern. EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL TO THIS PROJECT. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
In Row 2, shells are worked across the sts of Row 1, the piece is then rotated to work shells across the opposite side of the foundation.
The upper and lower shells are worked directly opposite each other, forming circles across the bracelet.
BRACELET Leaving a 12 in.
(30.5 cm) beg tail, ch 34 (40).
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across - 33 (39) sc at the end of this row.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sk first sc, *5 dc in next sc (shell made), sk next 2 sc, sc in next sc, sk next 2 sc; rep from * 4 (5) more times, shell in next sc, ch 1, sk last sc, sl st in end of Row 1; ch 1, working across opposite side of foundation chain, sk first ch, **shell in next ch, sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch, sk next 2 ch; rep from ** 4 (5) more times, shell in next ch, ch 1, sk next ch, sl st in end of Row 1 - 6 (7) shells on each side of bracelet.
Button Loop:Hold working yarn and beg tail tog, ch 7, sl st in side of Row 1.
FINISHING Sew button to end of Bracelet opposite button loop.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
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