Grape Cluster Doily : This pattern contains directions for crocheting the doily pictured. This doily is on the larger side, measuring 17 inches in diameter. It is certainly a pretty piece, featuring grape clusters once past the center spiral and then in panels all around the scalloped edge border. Long Treble and Popcorn stitching is predominant.
This is a Mail Order pattern purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Peggy Roberts R-2721. The newspaper description: "Sheer cobweb lace forms forms the background for the whole cluster of grapes in this beautiful 17 inch centerpiece. You'll find the design fascinating to crochet and a 'blue ribbon' winner.
Materials: 500 yds Mercerized Crochet Cotton, Size 20; Steel Crochet Hook No. 8 (Standard Size).
GAUGE: 11 ch sts = 1 inch; 3 rows of tr shells - 1 inch.