Stranded colorwork pattern The Tales of Summer Garden. Small hanging bells with a lot of fine sweet details.
● hanging ornaments with motifs for stranded knitting
● worked in the round
● knitted from stranded colorwork charts
● felted after finishing
● embroidered after felting
● decorated with beads
The bells are worked from combination of charted and written instructions.
The pattern includes:
4 charts for stranded colorwork,
charts for decorative embroidery,
photo Tutorial for felt beads,
photo Tutorial for Embroidery techniques,
detailed tutorial for finishing.
The pattern is written for beginners.
Yarn weight: Fingering (14 wpi)
Shown here: Teksrena knitting wool, 100% Wool organic, 383 yards (350 meters) / 100 grams.
Needle: DPNs US 1½ – 2.5 mm
Gauge: 36 stitches and 38 rows = 4 “ (10 cm) in stranded colorwork. An exact gauge is not critical for this project.