Crocheted Doilies: This pattern contains directions for two doilies worked in the fern design of either heavy or fine cotton. They can be used as buffet or luncheon sets or as odd pieces. Depending upon materials used, the oval doilies will measure 14 x 19, 16 x 22 or 21 x 29 inches. The round doilies will measure 11, 13 or 19 inches in diameter. The official pattern description: "Summer Refreshment for your table. Crochet these charming fern doilies for the right, cool-looking, lacy touch".
This is a Mail Order Design pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Laura Wheeler 793. And, the second official description: "Crochet to be proud of! These charming fern doilies add beauty to your table, buffet or dresser. Use them when guests are coming. An oval doily for the centerpiece, round ones for the mats". The pattern is also featured in the 1962 Laura Wheeler Designs catalog.
Materials: See photo of pattern requirements.