Filet Crochet Medallions Patterns

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Filet Crochet Medallions Patterns

TO ENHANCE YOUR LINENS

GENERAL DIRECTIONS FOR FILET CROCHET.

Open Mesh (O M). When worked on a chain work the first d c in 8th ch from hook * ch 2, skip 2 sts, 1 d c in next st, repeat from *. Succeeding rows ch 5 to turn and d c in d c, ch 2, d c in next d c, repeat from *.
Solid Mesh (S M). Four double crochet form 1 solid mesh and 3 d c are required for each additional solid mesh. Open mesh and solid mesh are used in Filet Crochet. To increase one mesh at end of row, ch 2, thread over 3 times, insert in base of last d c made, and work off all loops 2 at a time. To increase a mesh at beginning of row, ch 8 to turn and d c in 1st d c.
To decrease a mesh at beginning of row, sl st back over 1st mesh.

USE "STAR" or "GEM" MERCERIZED CROCHET COTTON Sizes 30 to 50

No. 1855

Ch 25, d c in 8th st from hook, * ch 2, skip 2 sts, d c in next st, repeat from * 5 times, ch 5, d c in same space, ch 5, d c in same space, * ch 2, skip 2 sts on other side of ch, d c in next st, repeat from * 5 times, ch 2, d c in 3rd st of ch 8.
2nd Row. Ch 3, d c in top of d c just made, ch 2, 2 d c in same space, ch 3, 2 d c in center st of corner ch, ch 2, 2 d c in same space, * ch 3, skip 1 d c and work 2 d c, ch 2, 2 d c in next d c, repeat from * all around working a shell in each center st at corners, ch 3, join.
3rd Row. Sl st to center of shell, ch 5, d c in same space, * ch 2, d c in shell, repeat from * twice, ** ch 2, s c in ch between shells, ch 2 and work 5 d c with ch 2 between in center of next shell, * ch 2, s c in loop between shells ch 2 and work 3 d c with ch 2 between in next shell, repeat from * twice, ch 2, s c in next loop, ch 2, 5 d c with ch 2 between in corner shell, repeat from ** all around, ch 2, s c in next loop, ch 2, join in 3rd st of ch 5.
4th Row. Work 2 s c in each 2 ch loop.

No. 1856

Ch 11, d c in 8th st from hook, ch 2, d c in end ch, ch 7, turn.
2nd Row. D c in base of ch, 2 solid meshes, ch 2, thread over 3 times, insert in same st and work off all loops 2 at a time. Continue working back and forth according to diagram. Work a row of s c around motif.

No. 1857

Starting at point, ch 9, d c in 1st stitch of ch, ch 8, turn.
2nd Row. D c in d c, 1 d c in each of the next 3 sts of loop, ch 2, thread over 3 times, insert in same st and work off all loops 2 at a time (the last st is an increase). Ch 8, turn and continue back and forth, following dia­gram. Finish motif with a row of s c all around.


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