"Simply Lovely" Beaded Knit Amulet Purse Pattern
A nice beginning-level knit pattern for making this victorian-looking amulet purse necklace. The pattern requires basic knitting techniques such as casting on, knitting garter stitch and binding off, basic beadstringing techniques and hand sewing. Finished size of purse is approximately 2 3/4 x 3 inches. Necklace strap is approximately 36 inches and can be embellished with additional accent beads. Time needed to make this purse: 8 hours if it is your first one, 6 hours once you have done a few. Materials to make this purse are 0000 knitting needles, size 11/0 seed beads and size 8 pearl cotton thread (approximately 1/2 of a 10 gram spool). Gauge is not important. Available in PDF form or published in “Beaded Knit Amulet & Coin Purse Patterns” by Renee Gomez-Smith.