Beaded Doily Bracelet

Yarn: Coats Anchor Aida 5 Hook: 2.0 mm 46 large-hole beads 5.4 mm, opaque Finished size: 7 in (18 cm)

Thread 44 beads on yarn Chain 16 Row 1: dc in 4th dc from hook, 1 dc in each of foundation chain, chain 3, turn Row 2: dc in each of next 3 dc, *ch 3, remove hook, slip one bead over chain 3, insert hook again*, 1 dc in middle dc of row, repeat from * to * once, 3 dc in next 3 dc Repeat row two 21 times Row 23: 1 dc in each dc and each chain, finish Sew on two beads on one end. Insert these beads through space between two dc on other end of bracelet to close it.

Note: the beads fit snugly over the ch, it’s a bit fiddly. It may be easier to ch 4 in case one ch will be lost in the process of slipping beads over ch.