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Thursday, February 3, 2011

FREE Pattern - Business Card Holder

Business Card Holder
Hilos 100% Nylon cord, # 18, in Var. Confet - color # 57 (7 oz. spool)
Tapestry needle
21 small glass beads
1/2" piece of velcro
  
Gauge
with F hook - 6 sc = 1 1/4"     with E hook - 5 sc = 1"
4 sc rows = 1"

Instructions -Worked in the round
Rnd 1: Ch 21, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 20 sc. Do not turn, do not ch 1, continuing up other side, sc in each ch - 20 sc  (40 total sc on rnd) If you want holder to curve in at the top sides, as in photo, change to size E hook at about rnd 8, otherwise, continue using F hook.
Cont working scs around for 15 rnds, end off.

Front Round Closure

Ch 2, 7 sc in 1st ch, join with sl st to 1st sc, ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around.  Sl st to 1st sc - 14 sc, end off

Tab

Row 1: Ch 5, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1, turn - 4 sc
Rows 2 - 3: Rep row 1, end off.

Finishing

With right sides together, sew tab to center back of holder with cord and yarn needle. Then sew other end of tab to round front closure in same manner. Weave in all loose ends.
Add 20 beads with sewing needle and thread to outside edge of round closure. Sew 1 bead to center hole on circle.  Place velcro to right side of holder, and to underside of round closure.

5 comments:

  1. What a fun way to add vibrancy to business!

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  2. This is a really quick pattern! Thanks for your comments :)

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  3. this is good pattern to make it to take card of plastic business cards..thanks for sharing it with us.

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