Mountain Pink Edging Pattern

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Mountain Pink Edging Pattern

For AMERICAN THREAD CO.
Materials Required
Needle
Handkerchiefs STAR Tatting Cotton Article 25 13
Lingerie or
Sheets and Cases
STAR Crochet Cotton Article 20 or 30, Size 30 or 11
GEM Crochet Cotton Article, 35, Size 30 11
Towels or
Tablecloths
or Doilies
SILLATEEN SANSIL Article 101 or 102 or 10
STAR Pearl Cotton Article 90 or 7
DELUXE Crochet and Knitting Cotton Article 346 or 7
PURITAN Cotton Article 40    7

Green, Pink and Yellow or Colors Desired

With Green ch for desired length, join.
2nd Row. Ch 8, d c in same space, * ch 2, skip 2 sts of ch, d c in next st, repeat from * to next corner (multiple of 5 meshes), ch 5, d c in same space (corner), ch 2, skip 2 sts of ch, d c in next st, continue all around in same manner working all corners same as 2nd corner ending row with ch 2, join in 3rd st of ch, break thread.
Flower. With Yellow ch 2, 8 s c in 2nd st from hook, join, break thread.
2nd Row. Attach Pink in any s c, ch 4, * thread over hook twice, insert in same space, pull through and work off 2 loops twice, repeat from * once, thread over and work off all loops at one time (cluster st), join to center st of corner mesh (to join: slip loop off hook, insert in st and pull loop through), ch 4, sl st in same space of flower, skip 1 s c, sl st in next s c, * ch 4, cluster st in same space, ch 4, sl st in same space (petal), skip 1 s c, sl st in next s c, repeat from * twice, break thread.
Work another flower in same manner joining in 2nd row as follows: skip d c of corner Green mesh, join 1st petal to next d c, skip next d c, join next petal to next d c, complete flower.
* Work another flower in same manner joining it in 2nd row as follows: skip 2 d c of Green mesh, join next petal to next d c, skip 1 d c, join next petal to next d c, repeat from * to corner, continue all around in same manner. With right side of work toward you, attach Green in center mesh between any 2 flowers, * ch 8, sl st in 4th st from hook for picot, ch 4, sl st in top of 1st petal of flower, ch 8, sl st in 4th st from hook for picot, ch 4, sl st in top of next petal of same flower, ch 4, picot, ch 4, skip 1 mesh, s c in next mesh, repeat from * to flower before corner flower, * ch 4, picot, ch 4, sl st in top of next petal, repeat from * once, ch 7, sl st in 4th st from hook for picot, ch 3, sl st in 1st free petal of corner flower, ch 4, picot, ch 4, sl st in next petal, ch 4, sl st in same space for picot, ch 4, picot, ch 4, sl st in next petal, ch 3, picot, ch 3, sl st in top of next petal, continue all around in same manner work­ing all corners same as 1st corner, break thread.