Crocheted Doilies: These crocheted doilies can be made 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.
This is a Mail Order Design pattern purchased through newspapers and catalogs. The pattern was marketed as Alice Brooks 7080. The newspaper description: "A clever variation of the favorite pineapple design makes these doilies needlework you'll always cherish. Use them singly or in sets. Newest in doily design".
MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS: No. 50 Mercerized Crochet Cotton and a No. 14 steel crochet hook or No. 30 Mercerized Crochet Cotton and a No. 12 steel crochet hook or unbleached Mercerized Crochet Cotton and a No.8 steel crochet hook. (The large doily requires approximately 300 yards of No. 50 cotton or 375 yards of No. 30 cotton or 450 yards of heavy cotton; The medium sized doily requires approximately 165 yards of No. 50 cotton or 210 yards of No. 30 cotton or 250 yards of heavy cotton; The-small doily requires approximately 45 yards of No. 50 cotton, 65 yards of No. 30 cotton or 80 yards of heavy cotton)
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