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Collane tricot / Spool knitting necklaces

Un post rapido per condividere con voi un genere di lavoro di cui non vi ho mai parlato: le collane realizzate con la tecnica del tricotino. Il mio fidanzato ha la pazienza necessaria per creare le catenelle, più o meno lunghe, scegliamo insieme gli charm con cui abbellirle e poi io mi diverto ad assemblarle. 
Cosa ne dite di queste nostre piccole creazioni?
Quello che mi piace di queste collane è che grazie alla maglia tubolare restano molto morbide e leggerissime, ideali da indossare anche nelle giornate più calde.
Per oggi vi mostro solo queste due bianche, ma ne abbiamo realizzate tante altre, e le trovate tutte sul nostro shop.

A quick post to share with you something I've never written about before: our spool knitting necklaces. My boyfriend's got the patience to make the tubes, then we choose the charms with which adorn them, and my job is the fun to put them together. 
What do you think of these little creations? 
What I like about these necklaces is that thanks to the tube they're very soft and they weigh almost nothing, so they're ideal to wear on hot days, too.
Today I'll show just a couple of them, but we've made a lot more, and you can find them all on our shop.


  1. They are very pretty, Melatia! I like crocheted (cotton) necklaces as well. They are so comfortable at the neck and you don't have to worry about things like nickel allergy or so :D. Have a nice evening! Nata xxx

  2. Che ne penso!!!!! Sono bellissime!!!!!!!!!, E' la moda del momento....Bravissima!!!!!!

  3. Your necklaces are lovely !!!!!
    Have a great day !

  4. bellissime le tue collanine...da indossare d 'estate così bianche faranno un sucessone!!bravo anche al tuo ragazzo per la collaborazione!!buon week end

  5. Lovely necklace!
    Have a fabulous day!
    Hugs from Portugal,
    Ana Love Craft

  6. Bellissime, perfette per l'estate!
    buona settimana


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