Introducing The Stars: Stellita, Stello, and Astellar
These mercerized perle cotton ornaments are knit from the center out with beads and stiffened when finished.
Stellita and Stello work with pre-strung beads that are placed on yarnovers.
Astellar works with pre-strung beads that are slipped in between sts.
(You can see more photos of these 3 designs here.)
All kits include unique download code for pdf pattern and video tutorials to help you with the tricksy bits! I've also written up a blog post about stiffening the ornaments which should be helpful when you get to that step!
Kits are packaged in a see-through plastic tube.
MATERIALS INCLUDED IN KIT
30 yards of mercerized perle cotton
11 grams Size 8/0 glass seed beads (interior of star)
6 grams Size 6/0 glass seed beads (beaded bind off)
Dental floss threader (for stringing beads)
Super floss (for placing beads on bind off)
2 hooks for hanging
PDF pattern download code
Includes yarn and beads to make:
* 3 Stellita (smaller) or
* 1 Stello (larger) and 1 Stellita or
* 1 Astellar (larger) and 1 Stellita
One set US Size 3 [3.25 mm] double pointed needles (Note: Using lace needles will be VERY helpful.) * Removable stitch marker * Tapestry needle * Stiffening Agent
Stellita (Stello, Astellar), approx. 4 (5, 5) inches high, blocked