1 yd 22g artistic wire22 5-mm rice pearl beads1 metal toggle claspSize J-10 (6.0 mm)crochet hookNeedle nose pliersWire cutters
Summer Dreams Anklet
Pattern by CrochetKitten.com,Summer 2008.
1. Thread all 22 rice pearlsonto the artistic wire beforebeginning.2. Carefully make a slipknotwith the wire, leaving a 3-inchtail. Tighten the slipknot ontoyour crochet hook.3. Slide 1 rice pearl up to thecrochet hook and ch over it.The pearl should now be “caught” in the ch stitch.4. Repeat Step 3 until allpearls are chained over.Finish off, leaving a 3-inchtail.5. Grasp the pearl ch at either end and pull firmly in opposite directions toflatten the wire stitches. This will give the bracelet a neater appearance.6. Using the needle nose pliers, thread the beg 3-inch tail through the T-piece of the toggle clasp, sliding the T-piece up to the first chain stitch.Wrap the tail around the base of the T-piece at least 3 times to secure itinto place. Trim the excess with wire cutters. Repeat for ending 3-inch tailand O-piece.