Sunday, July 24, 2011

Free Pattern: Matching Bracelets for Mommy and Baby



Supplies:
Small amount cotton (or other worsted weight) yarn, one or two colors
Size 5mm (H/8) hook

Abbreviations:
Ch - chain
Sc - single crochet
Dc - double crochet

Instructions for Baby Bracelet:
Ch 13.  Join to first ch, being careful not to twist.  (You now have a circle of 12 chs)
Row 1: Ch 1.  *In next ch, 4 sc.  1 sc in next ch.  Repeat around.
Row 2: Turn the bracelet to work the other side of the chs, making sure the right side is still facing you. Sl st in the base of the ch, ch 1.  In the chs with 4 sc, work 1 sc.  In the chs with 1 sc, work 4 sc.  Finish off, weave in ends.

Instructions for Mommy Bracelet:
Ch 25.  Join to first ch, being careful not to twist.  (You now have a circle of 24 chs)
Row 1: *Work 5 dc in second ch from hook.  Skip one ch, sl st in next ch.  Repeat around.
Row 2: Turn the bracelet to work the other side of the chs, making sure the right side is still facing you. Sl st in the base of the ch, sl st over to a ch with 5 dcs worked into it.  *Work 5 dc in second ch from hook.  Skip one ch, sl st in next ch.  Repeat around.  Finish off, weave in ends.

Note - The size can be adjusted up or down by adding or subtracting foundation ch stitches.  Just make sure you have an odd number.  The bracelet will be the size of the stretched out foundation ch, and it will not stretch.



©2011 Alli Hyer, all rights reserved.  You may sell items you make with this crochet pattern, but if you sell them online, you must link to this crochet pattern.  You may not sell this crochet pattern or claim it as your own.  You may publish or post a link to this crochet pattern, but you may not publish or post this crochet pattern in whole or in part.

4 comments:

  1. I love the crocheted bracelets! I pinned this on my baby crochet patterns board so more people would find your pics.



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  2. Wow! How cute these bracelets are. And I love the idea of mother and daughter bracelets. It is so cool.

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