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How to Knit a Necklace with Beaded Texture

Learn to knit a necklace with beaded texture for a colorful, casual, and whimsical gift. The entire necklace is simply knitting yarn. There’s absolutely no need to purchase any extra wooden beads, clasps, or any other materials. We simply knit the bead shape texture!

Knitted necklace with beaded texture in yellow, pink, and blue color yarn.

I just love how versatile this necklace is when using multi-colored yarn. Turn it around for a totally new look, new colors. This is definitely a very colorful, casual, whimsical necklace. It makes a great quick knit gift that your loved ones will wear with pride.

How to Knit a Beaded Necklace Free Knitting Pattern + Video Tutorial with Studio Knit

Knitted necklace with beaded texture in yellow, pink, and blue color yarn.

Printable Knitting Pattern

Yield: Knitted Necklace with Beaded Texture
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 3 hours
Additional Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Learn to knit a necklace with beaded texture for a colorful, casual, and whimsical gift.

Materials

  • Worsted Weighted Yarn

Tools

  • Double Pointed Knitting Needles Size 7 US
  • Scissors
  • Tapestry Needle

Instructions

Necklace is knitted in the I-Cord Technique on Double Pointed Needles.

Cast On: 3 Stitches

  1. Row 1: KFB 3 times (6 Sts)
  2. Row 2: P6
  3. Row 3: K1, KFB 4 times, K1 (10 Sts)
  4. Row 4: P10
  5. Row 5: K10
  6. Row 6: P1, P2Tog 4 times, P1 ( 6 Sts)
  7. Row 7: K2Tog 3 Times (3 Sts)

Continue knitting rows 1-7 until your necklace is the length you desire.

Cut yarn, weave in yarn ends.

Notes

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