Crocheted Doilies: These three crocheted doilies can be made either of No. 50 Mercerized Crochet Cotton, No. 30 Mercerized Crochet Cotton or Mercerized Crochet and Knitting Cotton. The choice of the cotton governs the size and texture of the doilies. The doilies can be used as luncheon or buffet sets or as odd doilies. The large doily may be 18, 24 or 36 inches; the medium doilies 13, 18 or 23 inches; the small doilies 6, 7 or 8 inches in diameter.
This is a Mail Order Design pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Alice Brooks 6983 in 1941. "Let your handiwork be an heirloom, and it will if you choose these pineapple doilies! They are simple to crochet and exquisite worked in fine cotton. The three sizes make luncheon and buffet sets".
- No. 50 Mercerized Crochet Cotton and a No. 14 steel crochet hook
- or No. 30 Mercerized Crochet Cotton and a No. 10 steel crochet hook
- or unbleached Mercerized Crochet and Knitting Cotton in (700 yard) skeins and a No. 8 steel crochet hook.
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