Ribband by Laura Nelkin


April 2011
Fly Designs Casmere Silk Lace
10 yards (9 m)
One Size- 34" long
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Ribband is a 34” long strand and is based on a simple 4-stitch, 2-row repeat. It only requires 10 yards of fingering or lace weight yarn and coordinating beads.

Ribband can be worn as a necklace, or a cuff and is perfect for throwing on with a t-shirt and jeans as we head into the warmer months.

Lace Weight Version-
10 yards lace weight yarn
2 US Size 0 2.0 mm double pointed needles
544 Size 8 glass seed beads, approx. 15 grams
(see notes for more details on choosing beads)
Fingering Weight Version-
10 yards fingering weight yarn
2 US Size 1 2.5 mm double pointed needles
472 Size 6 glass seed beads, approx. 40 grams
(see notes for more details on choosing beads)
Both Versions-
Dental floss threader (for placing beads on yarn)
Toggle clasp