A Lampshade for the Grand House

Eileen Lee

MATERIALS

YARN: Cascade Ultra Pima, 100% cotton, DK weight, 220 yards (201.2 m)/100 gram (3.5 oz) skein, 2 skeins of #3753 White Peach; www.cascadeyarns.com

NEEDLES: Circular, 16 and 24 inches (40 and 60 cm), size 5 or size needed to obtain gauge NOTIONS: Stitch markers; tapestry needle; stretched bell lampshade, 11 inches (27.9 cm) tall, 6 inches (15.2 cm) top diameter, 15 inches (38.1 cm) bottom diameter; nylon bead thread; beading needle

BEADS: Seed, size 8, Gold, 15 for each strand (1,890 beads); medium round, Amethyst, 2 for each strand (252 beads); bugle, Light Purple, 1 for each strand (126 beads); large hex, Maroon, 1 for each strand (126 beads), www.firemountaingems.com

FINISHED SIZE: To fit bell lampshade

GAUGE: 22 sts = 4 inches (10.2 cm) in St st

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