Ma Belle is a delicate, luxurious shawl with beads adding a touch of sparkle. Large eyelets with a bead detail adorn the edging. Ma Belle looks like a lacy master piece but is easier to knit than it looks. See my website for a variety of tutorials which will help you along.
Materials:****The Yarn Collective Portland Lace (2ply; 100% Merino Wool; 860m/940yds per 100g) x 1 skein. Shown in shade: 208 The Magician3.5mm (UK 10/US 4) knitting needles****Debbie Abrahams Seed Beads size 8, colour 337 Lavender x 1072 (3 Bags)0.50mm (US 15) crochet hook (for adding beads)
Difficulty level: Intermediate
Size: Length: 200cm/78¾in Width: 54cm/21¼in
Tension: 18.5 sts and 27.5 rows over 10cm/4in in Chart B after blocking. Exact tension is not essential but a difference in tension may affect the final size and amount of yarn used.
Find tutorials for adding beads, reading charts, fixing mistakes in lace knitting and other useful topics on the YarnAddict website.