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
Patterns by Yarn Brand
♥ SHOPPING ♥
Shopatron Account Login
♥ 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.
Your privacy and security is of utmost importance.
Fairies and Flowers Scarf
HeartStrings knitting pattern #H78
Dainty fairy motifs at one end of this scarf transform into flowers at the other end. Bead embellishment defines the fairy heads and flower buds. Taking advantage of the natural bias of the lace stitch patterns, a scalloped edging frames the entire piece.
Shown in Kami Bison by Fibre-Isle Fine Yarns, 60% Bamboo/30% Merino/10% Bison
Instant PDF download to your digital library account at Shopatron: $8
Finished size: 8" by 64" after blocking; this project is easily adjusted for other sizes in increments of approximately 2" in width or in length
Yarn: 375 yards lace weight yarn at approx 250 yards per ounce
Gauge: 23 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches over blocked lace stitch pattern
Suggested needles: US 4 / 3.5 mm
Glass seed beads: 30 g size 6/0 (4 mm diameter)
small crochet hook or similar for placing beads
tapestry needle for finishing ends
blocking board and rust proof blocking wires/pins
Stitch instructions: charted and written
Skill level: intermediate
Special techniques used and described:
placing a bead with a crochet hook
5-stitch cable with center upright stitch
chain stitch selvedge
k2togtbl bind off
end-to-end, one piece, no sewing or grafting
Detail of the fairy motif. A cable twist and eyelets define the body and wings, while a bead (placed with the crochet hook method) represents the head.
What's your fairy name? See my Fun with Fairies blog post.
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 patterns for Beaded Scarves in the Jackie E-S Design Collections.