Crocheted Doilies: These crocheted doilies, worked in pineapple design, can be made either of No. 30 Mercerized Crochet Cotton or of Mercerized Crochet and Knitting cotton. The choice of the cotton governs the size. and texture of the doilies. Large sizes of this design are 19 or 30 inches; the small doilies are 13 or 17 inches in diameter.
This is a Mail Order Design pattern purchased through newspapers and catalogs. The pattern was marketed as Laura Wheeler 819. The newspaper description: "Crochet your favorite pineapple design now is a set of doilies that match your favorite peacock chair set E-761 shown recently.
- No. 30 Mercerized Crochet Cotton in (150 yard) balls and a No. 10 steel crochet hook
- or Mercerized Crochet and Knitting Cotton in (500 yard) skeins and a No. 8 steel crochet hook.
- The large doily requires approximately 750 yards of heavy cotton or 570 yards of fine cotton.
- The small doily requires approximately 300 yards of heavy cotton or 225 yards of fine cotton.
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