Strickliese's projects
Angel ornaments

Strickliese > notebook > projects > Angel ornaments

Finished
December 11 2014
December 18 2014
Project info
Angel ornaments
Angel Choir Set by Cindy Polfer
Knitting
gifts
Needles & yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
cotton string
Natural/Undyed
Mitchell's hardware store in New Bern, NC
Notes

Made a total of six over one week.
I started it while watching TV only to realize that you have to pay attention and I had to re-start a couple of times, but by the third angel I had the pattern down and didn’t need to consult the instructions.
I did stick to just one of the models ( Angel with Chevron Skirt) since they are going to different people anyway.
For the heads I used glass beads.
As I couldn’t find the tinsel pipe cleaners and the hole was not big enough to fit two strands of regular pipe cleaners through, I used copper wire for the first angel which was hard to manipulate. For the rest of the angels I used the pipe cleaner starting with the halo, then feeding it down one side of the dress, then across and up the other side to the neck; one time around the neck and then I clipped it off.
Another change I made is that I attached the wings behind the body rather than above the body.

viewed 23 times
Finished
December 11 2014
December 18 2014
About this pattern
Strickliese's star rating
Strickliese's difficulty rating
14 projects, in 43 queues
  • Originally queued: December 7, 2014
  • Project created: December 11, 2014
  • Finished: December 18, 2014
  • Updated: December 19, 2014