Mail Order 5632 : This pattern contains directions to crochet the doily shown. Here is a large doily--21 inches in diameter. It was copied from an old and lovely piece. It will make a perfectly exquisite lace centerpiece for a dining room table. The design is unusual in that it combines a "popcorn" stitch in the diamond shaped sections with the classic pineapple motif. If you've a wedding gift to make which you want to be decidedly out of the ordinary, crochet this lovely lace doily. Its fragile beauty when completed is really breathtaking.
This is a mail order pattern, typically purchased through newspapers and magazines. This particular pattern was marketed under the name of Anne Cabot's in 1945, and Sewing Circle Needlework in 1946.
- 2 large balls (500 yds. each) #30 white mercerized crochet cotton.
- NEEDLE: #10 steel crochet hook
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