Delightful Doily: This pattern contains directions to crochet the doily pictured. This pretty piece with a changing pattern motif -- from flower to eight point star and a shell scalloped border - is worked in Mercerized Crochet Cotton. The finished doily will measure 15 inches in diameter.
This is a Mail Order Pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Peggy Roberts R-2590 (Needlework Bureau) as well as Anne Cabot. The newspaper description: "Starry points and spiderweb stitches combine to form this lovely 15 inches; so effective on incidental tables". The pattern was included in the Anne Cabot 1975 Needlework Album.
Materials: 5 balls (75 yards each) of Mercerized Crochet Cotton. (Star Mercerized Crochet Cotton #20 was used for model); No 10 Steel Crochet Hook.
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