January 30, 2014

Corina MeyFeldt's Snowflake in TatHelper


Corina Meyfeldt is a tatter from Rumania. Blog: http://cmhandmade.blogspot.com.ar/ On her blog Corina posted this snowflake pattern which uses bugle beads. Beaded tatting is fun and colorful but using bugle beads does require some planning ahead.
http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2014/corinambugleflake.pdf

PD using gauge 1.25 cm or 0.5" heigh horizontally

[MATERIAL]
NAME= Beaded SnowFlake
AUTHOR= Corina MeyFeldt
TATTER=
THREAD1=SIZE 40 # blue
THREAD2=SIZE 40 # white
On_Shuttle_A=    2mt 15cm 6mm    or       2yd 1ft 1in 
On_Shuttle_B=    4mt 19cm 3mm    or       4yd 1ft 9in 
[ROUND 1]
R0= 5 ( 6DS vsp ) 6DS CR # blue
MP= vsp
[ROUND 2]
DSSR= 6DS pd 2BE 3DS / 6DS pd 2BE 3DS CR RW # blue
C= 16DS RW # white
4 {
R= 3DS +R 6DS +R0 6DS pd 2BE 3DS CR RW # blue
# join to previous ring's beaded picot and to central R
C= 16DS RW # white
}
R= 3DS +R 6DS +R0 6DS pd 2BE 3DS CR RW # blue
# join to previous ring's beaded picot and to central R
C= 16DS LJ R0 # white
# join to R0's base
[ROUND 3]
6 {
C= 13DS vsp 3DS RW # white
R= 6DS +R 6DS CR RW # blue
# join between the 2 beads of previous round ring
R= 3DS +C 6DS vsp 3DS CR # white
# join to chain's vsp
R= 3DS +R 10DS vsp 3DS CR # join to previous ring
R= 3DS +R 6DS vsp 3DS # join to previous ring
C= 3DS +R 13DS LJ R # white
# join to previous ring
# lock join to base of previous round's ring
}
# Lock join to base of the first ring of the round
[ENDPATTERN]