Kits (pattern included)

Kits include hard-copy printed pattern and all the materials conveniently collected together for you to make one of the HeartStrings projects.

Mixed Jelly Beans Socks Kit (includes pattern)
Give your feet some sweet fun. Ribbed columns of mixed bead colors with coordinating multi-color feet.

Kit includes S07 Mixed Jelly Beans pattern, 1 50g ball each of Steinbach Wolle Strapaz 80% superwash wool/20% nylon yarn in a solid base color and its coordinating multi-color, 25g of size 8/0 Miyuki glass seed beads in HeartStrings' custom Jelly Bean mix, and nylon collapsing eye threader for easy stringing of the beads.

Make your choice of solid color yarn and it will paired with its companion multi-color.

Price: $26.50
Choice of solid base color :
Dancing Feet Kit (includes pattern)
For dancing in the street or, more likely, whenever feet are feeling whimsical or unappreciated. by Catherine Wingate.

This kit includes printed pattern instructions and all materials to make a pair of socks as shown in women's medium or knit to your desired length: 3 - 50g balls black DK weight yarn, novelty eyelash yarn for cuff trim, and 15 g Miyuki size 6/0 gold-lined crystal beads.

Choice of yarn:
- Heirloom Easycare 8 is 100% superwash wool yarn
- Steinbach Wolle Supersport is 80% superwash wool yarn/20% nylon

Price: $28.99
Yarn choice :
Beaded Shamrocks Socks Kit (includes pattern)
This kit includes printed pattern instructions and all the high quality superwash wool/nylon yarns and Miyuki beads you need to knit a pair of Beaded Shamrocks Socks as shown through size large. A nylon collapsing eye needle to help you easily string the beads onto the yarn.

Celebrating St. Patrick's day and Springtime - shamrocks and the promise of faith. Legend has it that St. Patrick used the shamrock to communicate the doctrine of the Trinity. The three leaves combine to make a single plant, just as the Father, Son and Holy Ghost combine to make the holy Trinity.

Price: $36.95
Frolicking Shamrocks Socks Kit (includes pattern)
Beaded shamrocks dance about your legs in these green-on-green socks to celebrate good luck and laughter in the Irish tradition.

This kit includes
  • printed pattern instructions
  • all the high quality yarns and beads you need to knit a pair of Frolicking Shamrocks Socks as shown
  • a nylon collapsing eye needle to help you easily string the beads onto the yarn
The yarn is 4 oz (2 skeins) of Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock in color Sage. The beads are the Miyuki brand, in color Emerald AB, manufactured in Japan with consistently high quality that will not abrade the thread and the finish will not rub off.
Price: $35.95
Winter Wonderland Socks Kit (includes pattern)
Beaded Winter Wonderland Socks are reminiscent of a winter scene. There are beaded stylized Norwegian snowflakes, snowdrifts, pine trees, and lightly fallen snow. The cuff is sideways knitted in garter stitch; the remainder of sock is knitted in the round.

This kit includes
  • printed pattern instructions
  • all the high quality yarns and beads you need to knit a pair of Beaded Winter Wonderland Socks:
    • top quality 80% superwash wool 20% nylon fingering weight sock yarn in color natural - enough to make up to the largest size (woman's shoe size US 12)
    • kid mohair yarn for the "snow" accent yarn
  • silver-lined crystal seed beads for the stylized Norwegian snowflake and snow drifts
  • beads in choice of 4 color schemes for the beaded trees:
  • a nylon collapsing eye 'needle' to help you easily string the beads onto the yarn
  • a clear drawstring bag to protect your luxury yarns and beads, and for carrying other small knitting projects later.
The beads are the Miyuki brand, manufactured in Japan, with consistently high quality that won't abrade the thread and the finish will not rub off.
Price: $37.00
Price: $36.50
Choose Bead Color for Trees :
Satin and Lace Ornament Kit (includes pattern)
You'll get the pattern and all the materials you need to make one "Antique" Satin and Lace Ornament.

Kit contains printed pattern, your choice of color for the satin ornament ball, choice of thread, pearl seed beads, and fine gauge pins for attaching your completed lace edging to the ball. I even save you the work of stringing the beads onto the thread. Your pre-strung beads are ready for you to start knitting right away! Sample model pictured is white satin ball with unbleached linen thread.
Price: $14.95
Choose a Ball Color :
Choose a Thread :
No Two Alike Snowflakes Kit (includes pattern)
You get a printed pattern for the No Two Alike Snowflakes Hat and Mittens set + yarn to make the hat or mittens or both. Child small thru Adult XL. Yarn choices have been coordinated to be similar to the original pair of child's mittens and hat set featured in 1998 in the Blue Room of the U.S. White House. White mohair/wool blend to look like the halo of snow (1 to 3 balls depending on kit selection). Machine-washable smooth wool in the 4 colors, 1 ball each color.
Price: $40.99
Price: $35.99
Yarn Color :
Bitty Beaded Christmas Tree Kit
You'll get a printed pattern and all the materials you need to make one Bitty Beady Christmas Tree.
Your choice of yarn and bead colors.
A floss threader is included if you want to string your own beads OR you can purchase the upgrade option to get the beads already strung on the yarn ready to start knitting right away!
Price: $9.95
Yarn Color :
Bead Color :
String beads option? :
Patriotic Bead Striped Socks Kit (includes pattern)
Knitted with red yarn, these simple yet fascinating socks alternate blue and white beads in a simple knit and purl pattern. The stripes of beads in the cuff suggest the U.S. flag proudly waving in the breeze.

Complete kit includes A175 Patriotic Bead Striped Socks pattern, 2 skeins Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock yarn (total of 430 yards - 4 oz/114g), Miyuki glass beads in blue and white, collapsing eye nylon floss threader for stringing beads, and clear drawstring bag.
Price: $35.49
Price: $34.99
Color Combo :
Additional yarn option :
Mini Lace and Beaded Flag Kit (includes pattern and optional knitting needles)
Knit a miniature version of the red, white and blue U.S. flag. The lacy stripes and beaded stars symbolize the flag proudly waving in the breeze. Finished size approximately 3" by 5". Complete kit includes A91 Mini Lace and Beaded Flag pattern, 3 balls of size 8 DMC pearl cotton, size 11/0 Miyuki Japanese glass seed beads, and collapsing eye twisted wire needle for easy stringing of the beads. Enough to make several mini flags.

NEEDLES OPTION: You also have the option to purchase coordinating knitting needles size US 4/0 (1.25 mm) with lapis gemstone heart finials.

Note: I have run out of colors as made for the original sample. Your kit will include threads in ecru, imperceptibly different shade of red, and your choice of wedgewood #311 or navy blue #823 (wedgewood is slightly lighter). Beads are pearl ceylon to coordinate with the ecru thread. You can't go wrong with either choice depending on whether you prefer an Early Americana or Country Americana look.
Price: $15.95
Lace Edged Linen Handkerchief Knitting Kit (includes pattern)
Knit an heirloom lace handkerchief. Kit includes pattern, quality thread for knitting the edging, and an Irish linen hemstitched handkerchief to which to attach your lace edging.

To complete the Lace-edged Handkerchief, you will also need a few yards of waste thread in a contrast color and similar weight to crochet cotton size 30, knitting needles US 00 / 1.75 mm, steel crochet hook size US 6 / 1.75 mm, and size 24 tapestry needle.
Price: $26.00
Choose a Thread :
Knitted Ribbons Starter Kit (includes pattern)
Make your gift one-of-a-kind. Easy to knit ribbons make fancy package ties to be enjoyed beyond opening the gift. Kit includes #A70 Knitted Ribbons pattern and 20 yards "chained" metallic gold yarn.

Pattern includes two versions to choose from: "Picot Loops" and "Stairway to Heaven". The yarn is enough to make two 24" or 36" ribbons for a small gift box (one each of the 2 versions included in the pattern), or a longer single ribbon.
Price: $6.00

2 Responses to Kits (pattern included)

  1. Sarah Foreman says:

    I love the beautiful red socks. I’m a veteran so the Patriotic kits are extra special to me. As soon as I recover from the Christmas budget crunchers I will have to order that kit for myself!

  2. Pingback: 7 Ways to Gift It With A Handmade Touch (plus a bonus) | Taking Time to Smell the Roses

What do you think?

Please Login to post a comment