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Up Knitted Earrings Jewellery Wire Findings Web Specials Pre-Knitted Kits

Create a necklace using pre-knitted narrow wire strips. A knitting machine is not required.

These kits are currently being sold in The Textile Emporium at the Ruddington Framework Knitters' Museum

Pre knitted wire necklace kits 6 each (Kit 5 is 5) plus 1 P&P for UK, 2 P&P for Rest of World
Each kit includes:

  • Pre-knitted wire strips,
  • Findings
  • Instructions

You can also purchase extra 50cm lengths for 1 each or longer lengths for 1.75 per metre.

Steps:

  1. Choose a design kit
  2. Choose your colours of wire strips
  3. Choose either gold or silver plate findings
  4. Email erica@erica.co.uk to order

Step 1

Kit 1

Pre-Knited Kit 1This kit contains 4 pre-knitted wire strips in up to 4 different colours. The necklace is made by braiding 4 different colours and is a very easy to work braiding pattern. I have used 4 different colours in the necklace shown here, but you could choose 2 strips in each of 2 colours.
 

Kit 2

Pre-Knited Kit 2This kit contains 4 pre-knitted wire strips in 2 different colours. The necklace is made by braiding 2 different colours to reveal an interesting diagonal pattern in the braiding which is very easy to work.
 

Kit 3

Pre-Knited Kit 3This kit contains 4 pre-knitted wire strips in up to 4 different colours. The necklace is made by braiding 4 different colours with an extra central twist in the braiding pattern. I have used 4 different colours in the necklace shown here, but you could choose 2 strips in each of 2 colours.

Kit 4

Pre-Knited Kit 4This kit contains 4 pre-knitted wire strips in up to 4 different colours. The necklace is made by braiding and folding 4 different colours giving a straight edge to the necklace. I have used 4 different colours in the necklace shown here, but you could choose 2 strips in each of 2 colours.

Kit 5

Pre-Knited Kit 5This kit contains 3 pre-knitted wire strips in 3 different colours. The necklace is made by using 2 different techniques of braiding and folding along the length of the necklace.

Step 2

Available in most (but not all) of the colours of wire shown on the reels below.
Supa Clear, Chartreuse, Champagne, Leaf Green, Vivid Green, Supa Green, Warm Gold, Light Gold, Vivid Red, Baby Pink, Lilac, Dark Purple, Supa Blue, Dark Blue, Gunmetal, Mid Brown, Ice Blue (not shown below - is a much paler shade of Supa Green) are all available.
Colours can be seen here

Move your mouse pointer over a reel to see the name of the colour

Step 3

Gold Findings

Silver Findings

Textured findings are shown above - also available in smooth finish.
Also available with a screw clasp instead of a trigger clasp (shown)
I will send 13mm size for kits 1-4 and 8-10mm or round fittings for kit 5
For and extra 50p, magnetic clasps are available.

Step 4

Email erica@erica.co.uk to order

 
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