Crocheted Basket and Edging: This pattern contains directions for a crocheted basket and matching edging. The basket is to be used as a pocket on towels to hold wash cloth. It can be worked in heavy cotton for decorating terry towels or fine cotton for linen hand towels. Crochet in two sides - basket can be 4-1/4 x 5-1/4 or 6 x 8 inches and the edging 3/4 or 1/2 inch wide.
This is a Mail Order Design pattern purchased through newspapers and catalogs. The pattern was marketed as Alice Brooks 7378. It was also included in the Alice Brooks 1952 Designs Catalog. The newspaper description: "Basket to hold a washcloth! Add it to bath towels or hand towels - such a pretty touch for a modern bathroom. Plain crochet and popcorn stitch in string or fine cotton to contrast or match".
Materials: See photo of pattern requirements.
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