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Re: Advice on Lace
Posted by: Alex (IP Logged)
Date: May 28, 2009 11:16PM

To follow up on MH's suggestion, chain loops seem to be the basis of the first row and then (on the lower edge) chain-loop mesh (just another row of chain loops worked into the spaces of the first row) makes up the foundation. The very outer edge of all the "lace" is made up of fringe. This type of fringe can be made with a loop stitch or long sections of chain loops.

Any book of basic crochet stitches will give you directions for all these stitches. Or do a google search; there are a lot of sites that give detailed instruction for basic stitches.

Do you already crochet? This will take quite a while. The chain loop and mesh foundations will go rather quickly, but the fringe is time-consuming.



Subject Written By Posted
  Advice on Lace mj31588 05/28/2009 07:23PM
  Re: Advice on Lace Mother Hen 05/28/2009 08:27PM
  Re: Advice on Lace Alex 05/28/2009 11:16PM
  Re: Advice on Lace mj31588 05/28/2009 11:43PM
  Re: Advice on Lace Mother Hen 05/29/2009 08:37AM
  Re: Advice on Lace KT 05/29/2009 10:46AM


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