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Made with Irish Waxed Linen Thread

Embellished with semi-precious stone chips, beads, 'findings' (birds, fish, stars, moon, zuni bears, etc.)... A perfect way to enjoy your thimble when it is not busy helping you quilt!

BASIC DIRECTIONS

8 spokes @ 12" each
1 - 60" length (fold in half) weaver

Arrange spokes 4 over 4

Twine sets of 4 for 2 rows
Twine sets of 2 for 2 to 3 rows
(Base complete)

Begin sides:
Twine single strands (adding color if desired..
metallic thread, etc.) slip thimble inside as you
twine up in order to customize the pouch to hold
its occupant.

Border:
Behind 1 and down, behind 1 and down, etc., around
and around until you like the look. Tuck ends inside
and press waxed linen thread together.

Necklace:
Click here for directions for the 4 strand braid.

A VARIATION OF THIS POUCH CAN BE MADE USING 6 SPOKES @ 12"



Questions?



SEMI-PRECIOUS STONE CHIPS
THE BEAD LINK


A wonderful source for Irish Waxed Linen and Detailed Pouch Patterns, over 27 different patterns...
and choose from 34 different colors of Irish Waxed Linen!
Visit my friends at Royalwood, Ltd.




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