Strawberry Doilies : This pattern contains directions to crochet the doilies shown. The doilies, worked in pineapple stitch can be made in three different sizes -- 6, 9 and 12 inches in diameter using Mercerized Bedspread Cotton. The doilies size varies based on the number of rounds completed; with rounds adding an additional layer of strawberries.
This is a Mail Order Pattern, purchased through newspapers and magazines. This pattern was marketed as Anne Cabot 5416. "Pretty strawberry doilies provide the perfect topping for your tables. These are easily and quickly crocheted in three sizes and may be used as odd doilies, place settings or gifts for your friends" This design was included in the Anne Cabot 1958 Needlework Album.
Materials: Mercerized Bedspread Cotton--one 250-yard ball will make three doilies of the above-mentioned sizes; Steel Crochet Hook 8