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Vintage 1920s Lace Crochet Table Cloth
A clever needlewoman will quickly crochet this blithe and elegant table cloth…
perfect to adorn your table on any occasion!
Approximately 61" x 81".
J & P Coats or Clarks ONT Best Six Cord Mercerized Crochet, Size 30: Small Ball: J & P Coats - 60 balls of White, Ecru or Cream,
or 72 halls of any color or Clarks ONT - 95 balls of White, Ecru or Cream or 110 balls of any color,
or Big Ball: J & P Coats - 29 balls of White, Ecru or Cream, or 37 balls of any color
#10 Steel Crochet Hook
Motif meas 4 1/4" square.
Starting at center, ch 15. Join with sl st to form ring.
1ST RND: Ch 3, 31 dc in ring. Join with sl st to top of ch-3.
2ND RND: Ch 2, half dc in same place as sl st, half dc in each dc around. Join with sl st in top of first half dc.
3RD RND: Ch 3, 2 dc in each half dc around. Join.
4TH RND: Ch 3, dc in each dc around. Join.
5TH RND: Ch 4, trc in same place as sl st, 3 trc in same st, * ch 2, sk 3 dc, 5 trc in next dc. Rep from * around (16 groups of 5 trc). Join.
6TH RND: Ch 4, holding back on hk last lp of each trc, make trc in each of next 4 trc, yo & draw thru all lps on hk (cluster made), * ch 6, make 5-trc cluster over 5 trc. Rep from around. Join to tip of first cluster.
7TH RND: Ch 4, in tip of same cluster make 4 trc, ch 2, & 5 trc, * ch 5, trc in tip of next cluster, ch 5, in tip of next cluster make 5 trc, ch 2 & 5 trc. Rep from * around. Join.
8TH RND: Ch 4, 4-trc cluster over next 4 trc, ch 25, 5-trc cluster over next 5 trc, * ch 13, sc in next trc, ch 13, sc in next ch-2 sp (bet 5-trc groups), ch 13, sc in next trc, ch 13, 5-trc cluster over next 5 trc, ch 25 & make 5-trc cluster over next 5 trc. Rep from * around. Join & break off.
Work as for First Motif until 7 rnds are completed.
8TH RND: Ch 4, 4-trc cluster over next 4 trc, ch 12, sl st in ch-25 lp on First Motif, ch 12, 5-trc cluster over next 5 trc on Second Motif, ch 6, sl st in next lp on First Motif, ch 6, sc in next trc on Second Motif, ch 6, sl st in next lp on First Motif, ch 6, sc bet 5-trc groups on Second Motif, ch 6, sl st in next lp on First Motif, ch 6, sc in next trc on Second Motif, ch 6, sl st in next lp on First Motif, ch 6, 5-trc cluster over 5 trc on Second Motif, ch 12, sl st in ch-25 lp of First Motif, 5-trc cluster over next 5 trc on Second Motif. Complete as for First Motif, No more joinings.
Make 14 rows of 19 motifs, joining adjacent sides as Second Motif was joined to First Motif (where 4 corners meet, join Third & Fourth Motifs to joining of First & Second Motifs).
Attach thread to any corner lp In same lp make sc, hdc, 7 dc, ch 4, sl st in 4th ch from hk (picot), 7 dc, picot, 7 dc, picot, 7 dc, hdc & sc.
In each lp around make sc, hdc, 7 dc, picot; 7 dc, hdc & sc, working each corner as previous corner was worked. Join and break off.
* repeat the instructions following the single asterisk as directed
* * repeat instructions between asterisks as many times as directed or repeat from a given set of instructions
Bl back loop(s)
Bp back post
Bpdc back post double crochet
Bpsc back post single crochet
Bptr back post treble/triple crochet
Ca color A
Cb color B
Cc contrasting color
Ch chain stitch
Ch refers to chain or space previously
made: e.g ch-1 space
ch-sp chain space
Dc double crochet
Dc2tog double crochet 2 stitches together
Dtr/Dtrc double treble/triple crochet
fl front loop(s)
Fp front post
Fpdc front post double crochet
Fpsc front post single crochet
Fptr front post treble/triple crochet
Hdc half double crochet
Mc main color
O over (yarn over)
P picot or purl
Pat(s) or patt pattern(s)
Pc st or Pc popcorn stitch
Pm place marker
PSSO pass slip stitch over
Rs right side
Sc single crochet
Sc2tog single crochet 2 stitches together
Sdc short double crochet (half double crochet)
Sl st slip stitch
Tch or t-ch turning chain
Tbl through back loop
Tr or Trc treble/triple crochet
Trtrc or T Trc triple treble/triple crochet
Ws wrong side
YB yarn back
YF yarn forward
Yo yarn over
Yoh yarn over hook