Marguerite's Earrings are quick enough to make today and wear tonight when you go out for margaritas.
Designer Brenda K. B. Anderson
Finished Size: Earrings measure 2¾" diameter.
Yarn: Nazli Gelin Garden (100% mercerized cotton; 306 yd [280 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #701-35 green, 1 ball.
Yarn distributed by Universal Yarn.
Hook: Size 6 (1.6 mm) steel hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Embroidery needle; 2 stitch markers (m); 2 thin metal bracelets with an inner diameter of about 2⅝"; 2 beads (with a hole big enough to fit 2 strands of yarn and the embroidery needle through); 2 fishhook-style earring wires. Earring hooks and beads distributed by Fire Mountain Gems: www.firemountaingems.com.
Gauge: Make earring motif through Rnd 5. Compare outer circumference of motif to bracelet circumference. They should be about the same size when the motif is stretched slightly