Wrought Iron Crochet | Lily Design Book No. 74

Wrought Iron Crochet
Lily Design Book No. 74
Original Copyright 1954

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Trivet Wall Plaques, Flower Holder & Candlesticks, Beverage Set, Rooster, Grape Lattice Place Mat, Black Magic Luncheon Set, Round Doily, Oval Place Mat, Oval Doily, Luncheon Set, Card Table Accessories, Cookie Basket & Cigarette Basket, Pot Holder Set, Butterfly Wall Plaques, Pair of Candlesticks, Flower Holder.


INSTRUCTIONS FOR STARCHING

Dissolve 2 heaping tablespoons Argo Gloss Starch in ½ cup cold water, add to 1 quart warm water, heat and boil briskly for several minutes, stirring constantly. Add 2 cups cold water and cool until comfortable to handle. Dip crochet in starch, squeezing the starch thru it thoroughly. Remove, squeeze out excess starch, roll in paper towels and leave for an hour or two. Then rub off any excess starch with paper towel, stretch and block as given in individual instructions.

Crochet Patterns

Trivet Wall Plaques

RND 2: Ch 5, tr in same st, * ch 4, holding back the last lp of each tr on hook make 2 tr in back lp of next sc, Y 0 and draw thru all 3 lps on hook at the same time; repeat from * 6 times, ch 4, join to 1st tr. Fasten off. Make a 2d piece but do not cut. Lay 2d piece on top of 1st and working over both pieces, make 7 sc in each sp around; join and fasten off. (More)

Flower Holder & Candlesticks

FLOWER HOLDER (Size - 5 x 5 ½ inches):

BASE: Starting at center, ch 2. (More)


Beverage Set

LARGE MAT (Size-9 ½ inches): Starting in center, ch 6, join with sl st to form ring.

RND 1: Ch 3, 17 dc in ring, join to ch-3. Work next 3 rnds in back lps. (More)

Rooster

BASE: TOP: Ch 25, sk 1 ch, 4 hdc in next ch, hdc in next 22 ch, 4 hdc in end ch, hdc in 22 sts on other side of chain. Do not join.

RND 2: (2 hdc in next 4 hdc, hdc in next 22 hdc) twice. (More)


Grape Lattice Place Mat

FOUNDATION (Size-12 ¼ x 20 ½ inches): Starting at one end, ch 98.

ROW 1: Sc in 2d ch from hook, ch 15, sk 7 ch, dtr in next ch, (ch 17, sk 7 ch, dtr in next ch) 11 times.

ROW 2: Ch 15, turn, sk 1st dtr, dtr in next dtr, (ch 7, dtr in next dtr) 10 times, ch 7, sk 7 ch, dtr in next ch. Repeat Row 2 thru Row 19 (18 inches when stretched). (More)


Black Magic Luncheon Set

PLACE MAT (Size-15 x 20 inches):

CENTER: Starting in center, attach to 1 ring, ch 1, 32 sc in ring; join to 1st sc. Fasten off. Cover a 2d ring, join to 1st ring with sl st; fasten off. * Cover another ring, join to 16th sc on previous ring; fasten off; repeat from * twice (straight row of 5 rings). (More)


Round Doily

Starting in center, ch 12, join with sl st to form ring.

RND 1: Ch 3, 23 dc in ring, join to ch-3.

RND 2: Ch 9, dtr in next dc, (ch 2, dtr in next dc) 22 times, ch 2, join to 7th st of ch-9. (More)


Oval Place Mat

Starting in center, ch 51, sc in 2d ch from hook, ch 10, sl st in 2 sc on 1 Ring, (ch 2, sl st in next 4 sc) twice, ch 2, sl st in next 2 sc, ch 10, sl st in last sc on center chain, * sc in same st of center chain, ** ch 10, sl st in 2 sc on another Ring, ch 1, sl st in last p on previous Ring, ch 1, sl st back in next 4 sc on Ring, ch 2, sl st in next 4 sc, ch 2, sl st in next 2 sc, ch 10, sl st in last sc on center; ** repeat from * 3 times; (sc in next 7 sts on center chain, repeat from ** to **) repeated across chain; repeat from * around, joining last p on 22d Ring to 1st p on 1st Ring; join to 1st sc, fasten off. (More)


Oval Doily

RND 1: Hdc in 5th ch from hook, * (ch 2, hdc in next ch) twice, (ch 12, sk 10 ch, hdc in next ch) 4 times, ch 2, hdc in next ch, * (ch 2, hdc) 3 times in end ch; repeat from * to *; ch 2, hdc in next ch, ch 2, join to 2d st of next ch-4.

RND 2: Ch 1, Y O, insert hook from front under bar or same ch-2, draw lp thru, Y O and complete as a hdc (raised hdc made); (ch 3, raised hdc under bar of next hdc) 3 time... (More)


Luncheon Set

PLACE MAT (Size-18 ½ inches): Starting in center, ch 8, join with sl st to form ring.

RND 1: Ch 13, tr tr in ring, (ch 4, tr tr in ring) 10 times, ch 4, join to 9th st of ch-13.

RND 2: Ch 1, sc in same st, (5 sc in next sp, sc in next tr tr) repeated around; join to 1st sc. (More)


Card Table Accessories

TRIVET (Size-6 x 8 ¾ inches): Starting in center, ch 2.

RND 1: 8 sc in 2d ch from hook, join with sl st in back lp of 1st sc.

RND 2: (Ch 3, dc in same sc, ch 3, sl st in same sc, sl st in back lp of next sc) 8 times. Sl st in 1st 3 ch, sc in next dc. (More)

Cookie Basket & Cigarette Basket

RND 2: * Ch 4, sl st in same sc, sl st in next 2 sc, ch 4, sl st in same sc with last sl st. Mark this 2d p with a pin . ** Sl st in next sc; repeat from * twice and from * to **. Cut 6 inches long, draw thru lp on hook, pull tight, thread to a needle and fasten off on back. (More)


Pot Holder Set

ROOSTER (Size-9 ½ inches high):

BODY: Starting at top, ch 14, sk 1 ch, a small shell of sc, ch 2, sc, in next ch, (sk 2 ch, shell in next ch) 4 times.

ROW 2: Ch 3, turn, (dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in 1st shell, small shell in next 3 shells, a large shell of 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc, in end shell. Repeat Row 2 five times. (More)


Butterfly Wall Plaques

MR. BUTTERFLY (Size-11 ¼ x 10 ½ inches):

BODY: BACK PIECE: Ch 5, 4 dc in 5th ch from hook.

ROW 2: Ch 3, turn, dc in each dc, dc in end ch-3 (1 dc inc). Repeat Row 2 twice. (More)

Pair of Candlesticks

RND 1: Ch 1, 8 sc in ring. Do not join rnds.

RND 2: Sc in front lp of 8 sc. Work following rnds in back lp. Sc in back lp of 24 sc (3 rnds). (More)

Flower Holder

BOTTOM: Repeat Bottom of Casserole Cover to *. Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in 1st sc, sc around with 3 sc in each corner, having number of sc on each side (corner sc to corner sc incl) divisible by 5 plus 1; end with 1 sc in 1st corner, join to back lp of 1st sc. (More)