Mantilla



Source: http://handmadebymother.blogspot.com/2009/09/be-ashamed-be-very-ashamed.html

Materials: CHADWICK’S RED HEART WOOL FLOSS, (2 ply), 4 balls (1 oz. balls) of Baby Pink.

Bone Crochet Hook No. 8.

Starting at short end, make a chain 16 inches long. 1st row: In 7th ch from hook make 2 tr, ch 3 and 2 tr, * skip 5 ch, in next ch make 2 tr, ch 3 and 2 tr (a shell made). Repeat from * across until there are 10 shells in all, ending with skip 2 ch, tr in next ch. Ch 4, turn. Cut off remaining chain. 2nd row: * In nex ch-3 sp make 2 tr, ch 3 and 2 tr. Repeat from * across, ending with a tr in top of turning chain. Ch 4, turn. Repeat the 2nd row until piece measures 36 inches in all. Do not break off.

EDGING . . . Ch 4 and, working around all outer edges, make a shell in each st and in each sp. Join with a sl st in top st of ch-4. Break off.


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