Celebrate luck and laughter in the Irish tradition by gifting Beaded Shamrock Bracelets to friends and family. The basic knit stitch and an easy beading technique make this quick and fun for anyone to make.
Not sure if a friend will wear a bracelet? Re-purpose it into a cup huggie as a healthy, no-calorie way of making “Irish coffee”.
Yarn, Beads and Needles
- 50 yards fingering weight yarn
- Size 1 US (2.25 mm) knitting needles suggested or size needed to obtain gauge of 7½ stitches per inch over garter stitch
- 243 size 8/0 (3 mm diameter) glass seed beads (approximately 7 g)
- Bead stringing needle or nylon dental floss threader
2½ inches wide; 7 inch circumference un-stretched (garter stitch will stretch to fit a wide range of wrist sizes)
Note: For coordinating socks, the beading pattern included in Beaded Shamrock Friendship Bracelet is entirely interchangeable with the beading pattern included in Beaded Fleuron Socks. See recommended products below.
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