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Medley Tablecloth

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  DAISY MERCERIZED CROCHET COTTON, Art. 65, Size 20: 29 skeins White; or

LILY MERCROCHET MERCERIZED CROCHET COTTON, Art. 161, Size 20: 39 balls
White.
No. 12 Steel Crochet Hook.

Each Motif measures 3 ½ inches square.
Tablecloth measures 63 x 87 inches.

Work tightly for best results.

FLOWER BLOCK: 1 st Flower: Starting in center, ch 8, join with sl st to form ring.


Rnd 1: Ch 1, 12 sc in ring.  Join with sl st in 1 st sc.


Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same sc, (ch 7, sk 2 sc, sc in next sc) 3 times, ch 7, sk 2 sc on ring, join to 1 st sc.


Rnd 3: sl st in next ch-7 lp, ch 4, 7 dc in same lp, (ch 3, 8 dc in next lp) 3 times, ch 3, join to top of ch-4.


Rnd 4: Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next 7 dc, 2 sc in next sp, ch 4, sl st in last sc for a p, 2 sc in bal. of sp, * sc in next 8 dc, (2 sc, p, 2 sc) in next sp.  Repeat from * around.  Join to 1 st sc.


Rnd 5: Ch 3, holding back the last lp of each dc on hook, make dc in same sc and dc in next sc, Y 0 and draw thru all 3 lps on hook (Cluster-decrease made), dc in next 6 sc, (ch 9, sk 2 sc on left of next p, dc in next 8 sc of petal) 3 times, ch 9, join to ch-3.


Rnd 6: * Ch 7, holding back the last lp of each dtr on hook, make dtr in next 7 dc, Y 0 and draw thru all 8 lps on hook for a Cluster, ** ch 7, sl st in Cluster for a p, ch 7, sl St in same dc at base of last dtr, on next ch-9 lp make (3 sc, a ch-4 p) 3 times and 3 sc; sl St in next dc.  Repeat from * around, join, cut 7" long, thread to a needle and fasten off on wrong side.


2d FLOWER: Repeat to ** in RND 6. Ch 3, sl St in one lp of center St of a corner p on 1 st Flower, ch 3, sl St back in Cluster (joining-p made), ch 7, sl St at base of last dtr, 3 sc in next lp, ch 2, sl St in next p on side of 1 st Flower, ch 2, sl St back in last sc, join the next 2 ps in same way to next 2 ps on 1 st Flower, 3 sc in bal. of lp, sl St in next dc, ch 7, (dtr in next 7 dc) made into a Cluster, ch 3, sl St in one lp of center St of next corner p on 1 st Flower, ch 3, sl St back in Cluster. complete RND and fasten off.  Join a 3d FLOWER to 2d FLOWER, then join a 4th FLOWER to 3d and 1 st FLOWERS, forming a square (where 4 corners meet in center, join 3d and 4th corners to joining of previous 2 corners).

LACY BLOCK: Starting in center, ch 9, dc in starting St, (ch 5, dc in same St) twice, ch 5, join to next 3d St of 1 st ch-9.


Rnd 2: Ch 3, * 2 dc in next ch-5 sp, 5 dc in 3d (center) St of same sp, 2 dc in bal. of same sp, ** dc in next dc. Repeat from * around ending at **, join to top of ch-3.


Rnd 3: Ch 10, sl St in one lp of 4th ch from hook for a p, ch 2, sk 4 dc, tr in next (corner) dc, * (ch 5, p, ch 2, dtr in same dc) twice, ch 5, p, ch 2, tr in same dc, (ch 5, p, ch 2, sk 4 dc, tr in next dc) twice.  Repeat from * around, join to 5th St of 1 st p-1p.


Rnd 4: Ch 1, sc in same St, * ch 7, sc in next tr, ch 7, sc in next dtr, ch 9, sc in next dtr, ** (ch 7, sc in next tr) twice.  Repeat from * around, ending at **.  Ch 7, sc in next tr, ch 3, join with dc in 1 st sc.
Rnd 5: Ch 10, p, ch 2, tr in 4th (center) St of next lp, ch 5, p, ch 2, tr in center St of next lp, * ch 5, p, ch 2, tr in 4th St of next (corner) lp, (ch 5, p, ch 2, dtr) twice in next (center St, ch 5, p, ch 2, tr in next St, (ch 5, p, ch 2, tr in center St of next lp **) 4 times.

 Repeat from * around, ending at **. Ch 5, p, ch 2, join to 5th St of 1 st p-1p.


Rnd 6: Ch 1, sc in same St, (ch 7, sc in next tr) 3 times, * ch 7, SC in next dtr, ch 9, sc in next dtr for corner lp, (ch 7, sc in next tr) 6 times.  Repeat from around ending at **. (Ch 7, sc in next tr) twice, ch 3, join with dc in 1 st sc.


Rnd 7: Ch 9, tr in center St of next lp, (ch 4, tr in center St of next lp) 3 times, ---" ch 4, tr in 4th St of next (corner) lp, (ch 4, dtr) twice in next St, ch 4, tr in next St, (ch 4, tr in center St of next lp) 7 times.  Repeat from -4 around.  Join final ch-4 to 5th St of ch-9.


Rnd 8: Ch 1, sc in same St, 4 sc in next sp, sc in next tr, ch 7, sl St in last sc for a p, (4 sc in next sp, sc in next St) twice, (2 sc, a ch-4 p, 2 sc) in next sp, sc in next tr, a ch-4 p, (3 sc, a ch-4 p, 1 sc) in next sp, sc in tr, 4 sc in next sp, sc in dtr, 3 sc in next (corner) sp, ch 3, sl St in one lp of center st of a corner p on FLOWER BLOCK, ch 3, sl St back in last sc, 2 sc in bal. of sp, sc in dtr, 4 sc in next sp, sc in tr, * 2 sc in next sp, ch 2, sl St in next p on FLOWER BLOCK, ch 2, sl St back in last sc, 2 sc in bal. of sp, sc in tr, ch 2, join to next p on FLOWER BLOCK, ch 2, sl St back in last sc, 3 sc in next sp, ch 2, join to next p on FLOWER BLOCK, ch 2, sl St back in last sc, 1 sc in bal. of sp, sc in tr, * (4 sc in next sp, sc in tr) twice, ch 3, sl St in joining of Flowers on side of FLOWER BLOCK, ch 3, sl St back in last sc, (4 sc in next sp, sc in tr) twice, repeat from * to *; 4 sc in next sp, sc in dtr, 3 sc in next (corner) sp, ch 3, sl St in one lp of center St of next corner p on FLOWER BLOCK, ch 3,sl St back in last sc, 2 sc in bal. of sp, sc in dtr, 4 sc in next sp, sc in tr, (2 sc, ch-4 p, 2 sc) in next sp, sc in tr, a ch-4 p, (3 sc, ch-4 p, 1 sc) in next sp, sc in tr, (4 sc in next sp, sc in tr) twice, a ch-7 p, (4 sc in next sp, sc in tr) twice, (2 sc, ch-4 p, 2 sc) in next sp, sc in tr, ch-4 p, (3 sc, ch-4 p, 1 sc) in next sp, sc in tr, 4 sc in next sp, sc in dtr, (3 sc, ch-7 p, 2 sc) in next (,corner) sp.  Repeat from ** to complete RND.  Join to 1 st sc and fasten off as for FLOWER BLOCK.

ROW 1: Join 9 FLOWER BLOCKS and 8 LACY BLOCKS alternately into a straight Row.

ROW 2: Join 9 LACY BLOCKS and 8 FLOWER BLOCKS alternately to each other and to Blocks in ROW 1. 

Continue, alternating ROWS 1 and 2 thru ROW 23.

Stretch and pin tablecloth right-side-down in true shape.  Steam and press dry thru a doubled cloth.
  Found in Lily book 1957   

 
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