Star Doily: This pattern gives directions for crocheting the doily shown. This design is an 8 point star that doubles ... i.e., center and outer star motif. The design is worked in Mercerized Crochet Cotton and will measure 12 3/4 inches when completed.
This is a Mail Order pattern purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Anne Cabot 5581 in 1955. The newspaper description: "Add this Summer Star to your doily collection! You'll find it fascinating to crochet - and when finished, ideal to use in any setting because of its tailored look".
Materials: MERCERIZED CROCHET COTTON -- Size 30 -Approximately 350 yds. for doily; Steel Crochet Hook No. 10 (Standard Size)