By Edie Eckman
There's a lot to love in regards to the vintage sq. crochet motif. but when it's hip to make squares, think the thrill of constructing circles, stars, triangles, and hexagons. Beyond the sq. Crochet Motifs introduces crocheters to greater than one hundred fifty designs of each dimension and form. Full-color photos catch the tricky information and colour work of each one motif, and transparent step by step directions are provided in either textual content and visible codecs. With its unforeseen diversity of shapes, designs, and colour principles, Beyond the sq. Crochet Motifs will continue fans chuffed for a long time!
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I also adjusted the scale of the inner hoop. Instead of using one large hoop, I used lots of smaller jump rings to create a ﬂirty look. I also chose a slightly different inner pendant. The round opening on the pendant enhances the circle theme and allows for an area where the ﬂirty jump rings can dangle. indd 38 4/5/10 12:42:35 PM MATERIALS 2 8mm faceted cream freshwater pearls Steel City Earrings Annealed iron wire has a dark and mysterious quality that I absolutely love. Faceted freshwater pearls are suspended between the sides of a bent and hammered wire.
10 Tightly wrap the wire around the opposite side, moving up the core in a freeform manner, as before. Cut off the excess wire with the wire cutters and use the chain-nose pliers to tuck the wire tails in. 11 11 Connect the segments together as follows: Attach the V-shaped component to the loops on the end of the bar component. 12 12 Attach the U-shaped component to the bar. The loops should all face backward so the components can swing freely when worn. 13 Attach the ear wires to the top of each V-section.
5cm) section large 10-link section sterling silver open circle chain gunmetal chain 20-gauge anodized steel wire 5 10mm silver-plated jump rings 1 stamp with writing (I used Hero Arts Old Letter Writing Stamp S4878) Ranger Archival Ink in jet black Design Tip round-nose pliers If you’re feeling uninspired, a trip to an art museum might be just the ticket. Fine artists view the world through a fascinating and inspirational lens. indd 55 4/5/10 12:47:22 PM 1 1 2 Remove the chain sections and set them aside (see Opening and Closing Chain Links on page 22).