Get News & Specials
Sign up for free
♥ PRODUCTS ♥
The Pattern Collections
Other Shawl Shapes
Sweaters & Vests
Socks & Fun Footwear
For the Hands
Neck & Up Coverings
For the Man
Minis and Miscellany
Holidays & Seasons
I Hate to Purl
All Beaded Patterns
PDF Pattern Catalog
Patterns by Yarn Weight
♥ SHOPPING ♥
Kits and Supplies
♥ STAY IN TOUCH ♥
Want to help me with some of the costs of providing free educational resources? Every donation counts. Your donation, small or large, is very much appreciated. Thank you!
"Your patterns are just fabulous ... unique and yet based on tradition."
- Jennifer C.
"I just love the simplicity of your patterns and the complexity of their appearance."
- Maureen M.
"I enjoy your website. It is easy to use and full of information ..."
- Debby L.
"... I love Heartstrings patterns. They are clear and well presented and Jackie Erickson-Schweitzer, the designer, is just a lovely, inspiring woman - well worth supporting by the purchase of the pattern."
- Kimberly L.
Beaded Crescent Neck Lace
a featured pattern in the BOBBOL 2013 series
HeartStrings knitting pattern #H93
simply beautiful — lace for your neck
Adorn your neckline with a crescent of color and beads. Beaded Crescent Neck Lace starts with an elegant beaded loops lace edging. Then fill out the shape with simple garter stitch short rows that let the colors of your yarn sing in accompaniment to sparkly beads. More beads edge the upper neckline in a pretty bind off to complete your neck lace.
Wear it simply beautiful all by itself as a little neck scarf, or add a clasp and wear as a necklace – your choice. The weight of the beads adds just enough body to the fabric to stay in place.
Beaded Crescent Neck Lace was the 10th pattern in the BOBBOL 2013 knit-and-learn-along series hosted by Jackie E-S of HeartStrings Fiberarts at the KnitHeartStrings.com membership site.
If you missed the knit-and-learn-along for Beaded Crescent Neck Lace, you can purchase the pattern now and still take advantage of free tutorials, tips & techniques articles in the October 2013 archives at KnitHeartStrings.
- Yarn: Fingering weight
- Knitting needles: Size US 5 (3.75 mm) suggested
- Beads: Size 6/0 (4 mm diameter)
- For stringing beads: Small tapestry needle, nylon dental floss threader or similar that is small enough to fit through the hole in beads
- Skill level: Intermediate or aspiring advanced beginner
- Stitch instructions: Written
- Construction: Bottom up, beaded loops lace edging used as basis for cast on; simple short rows; beaded bind off; no seams to sew
- Beading technique: Beads strung on project yarn
Get a free PDF preview of the pattern cover page and detailed specifications.
Click thumbnail to open document in new browser tab or window.
Requires Adobe Reader to view.
See more beaded knitting patterns in the Jackie E-S Design Collections.