HEIRLOOMS 1916-1936

CROCHET PATTERNS : CHAIR SETS & FILET FLATWORK

Crochet Motifs for Heirloom Chair Sets, ANY TWO PAGES to a "Cover" for $3.50 (plus postage)



1930 Chair set "Pineapple" motif. SIZE: Large Doily, 14-1/4 x 18.5 in; Arm Rest Doily, 10 x 14-1/4 in. Motifs measure 4-1/4in square and each one requires 26 yards of thread. Uses size 20 thread and No. 12 steel crochet hook. One page.

1935 Chairset, "Rose" motif. Chair back uses 10 motifs; arms use 6. Use a No. 6 or fine hook and crochet cord, amount not specified. One page.

1936 Chairset, "Chariot Wheel" motif. SIZE: Chair back 10.5 by 15 in and each arm piece 6.5 by 12.5 in. Use size 10 crochet cord, about three balls for the set with a No. 8 steel hook. One page.



1937 "Starwheel" Chairset. Nine large round motifs, sewn. Use 2 balls size 10 or 20 (for smaller motifs) cord and No. 8 hook. One page.


1936 Sofa Back and Arm Covers. Head rest measures 11 x 32 (12 blocks) and each arm rest about 6 x 16 in (3 blocks). Set requires 5 balls or 4 skeins Knit-Cro-Sheen and crochet hook No. 6. One page. This will look very nice in front of most entertainment centers in any size living room.


Filet Crochet Flatwork, ANY TWO PAGES to a "Cover" for $3.50 (plus postage)


1939 Altar Lace motif. Gauge: 6 sps make 1 inch; 6 rows make 1 inch. Materials: Choose one of the following threads in White, size 50 : Clark's O.N.T. Mercerized Crochet or J. & P. Coats Mercerized Crochet or J. & P. Coats Big Ball Best Six Cord Mercerized Crochet; Milward's steel crochet hook No. 11. One page.

1939 "Catholic Altar Cloth" motif. Crosses and Sacred Hearts set in a repeating design of roses and leaves. Insertion measures 7 inches deep. Each pattern measures about 10 1/2 inches wide and requires 300 yds. of thread. Gauge: 9 sps make 1 inch; 9 rows make 1 inch. Materials: Choose one of the following threads in White size 80 ~*~ Clark's O.N.T. Mercerized Crochet or J. & P. Coats Mercerized Crochet and Milward's steel crochet hook No. 14. MATERIALS required, based on crochet cotton size. One page.

1939 Protestant Altar Lace motif. Each completed panel measures about 14 x 21 inches and requires about 500 yds. of thread. GAUGE: 5 sps make 1 inch; 5 rows make 1 inch. MATERIALS : Choose one of the following threads in White, size 30 : CLARK'S O.N.T. Mercerized Crochet, J. & P. Coats Mercerized Crochet, J. & P. Coats Big Ball Best Six Cord Mercerized Crochet; Milward's steel crochet hook No. 9. Two pages.


Filet Crochet Flatwork, ANY TWO PAGES to a "Cover" for $3.50 (plus postage)


NO DATE Vintage Altar Lace motif. This vintage altar lace in filet measures approximately 11 inches deep, including edge. Gauge: 6 sps equal 1 inch; 6 rows equal 1 inch. To make about 23 inches of lace including edge, you will need approximately 300 yards of white Six Cord Mercerized Crochet Thread size 50 and a size 11 steel crochet hook. One page.

No date No denomination altar Lace motif. Lace measures 12-1/2 inches deep. One pattern measures about 17 inches wide and requires about 475 yds. of thread. GAUGE: 6 sps make 1 inch; 6 rows make 1 inch. MATERIALS: Choose a thread in White, size 50, mercerized; MILWARD'S steel crochet book No. 11. One page.

1939 "Catholic Altar Cloth" motif. Width is approx 7 inches Length - as is desired. Approximate sizes given - recharted from a British pattern. Size 50 crochet thread - amount of thread needed depends on length of lace desired. Size 11 steel hook. One page.



1937 Filet FLATWORK, "Coat of Arms" motif. MATERIALS required, based on crochet cotton size. One page. INSTRUCTIONS: Starting at bottom of pattern chain 268. Chain 3 to turn which will count as first double crochet of first row. Double crochet in 5th chain from hook. Double crochet in next 2 chains to complete bottom right solid square of pattern. Continue following pattern for first row reading pattern right to left. After completing first row, chain 3 to turn to start next row. Continue following pattern until all rows are complete. At end of row 79 fasten off. One page.

1917 "Filet Basket" motif. INSTRUCTIONS: Starting at bottom of pattern chain 256. Chain 3 to turn which will count as first double crochet of first row Double crochet in 5th chain from hook. Double crochet in next 2 chains to complete bottom right solid square of pattern. Continue following pattern for first row reading pattern right to left. After completing first row, chain 3 to turn to start next row. Continue following pattern until all rows are complete. At end of row 63 fasten off. MATERIALS required, based on crochet cotton size. One page.

1958 FILET TABLECLOTH, "Montecello" motif. Tablecloth 45 inches square. GAUGE: Each motif measures 5 inches square. SIX-cord mercerized crochet big ball, Size 30, 41 balls of White, Ecru or No. 42 Cream, or 59 balls of any color; or CLARK'S mercerized crochet, Art. B. 34, Size 30, 30 balls of White, No. 61 Ecru or No. 42 Cream, or 41 balls of any color; or CLARK'S mercerized crochet big ball, Art. B. 345, Size 30, 18 balls of White or Ecru only. Milwards Steel Crochet Hook No. 10. Two pages.



1916 "Peacock" motif. Starting at bottom of pattern chain 205. Chain 3 to turn which will count as first double crochet of first row. Double crochet in 5th chain from hook. Double crochet in next 2 chains to complete bottom right solid square of pattern. Continue following pattern for first row reading pattern right to left. After completing first row, chain 3 to turn to start next row. Continue following pattern until all rows are complete. At end of row 104 fasten off. MATERIALS are based on crochet cotton size. Two pages

1916 "Skaters" motif. Starting at bottom of pattern chain 310. Chain 3 to turn which will count as first double crochet of first row. Double crochet in 5th chain from hook. Double crochet in next 2 chains to complete bottom right solid square of pattern. Continue following pattern for first row reading pattern right to left. After completing first row, chain 3 to turn to start next row. Continue following pattern until all rows are complete. At end of row 103 fasten off. MATERIALS required, based on crochet cotton size. One page.


1942 Filet Runner "Summer Day" motif. SIZE: Completed doily measures about 15 x 21 inches. GAUGE: 6 sps make 1 inch; 6 rows make 1 inch. MATERIALS: J. & P. COATS' Six Cord MERCER-CROCHET (BLUE LABEL), Size 50: 7 baIls of White, or 8 balls of Ecru or of any color. ILWARD'S SHIP BRAND STEEL CROCHET Hook No. 11 or 12 One page.



1959 TABLECLOTH, "Rose Filet" motif. A cloth 60 x 78 inches requires 130 motifs arranged 10 x 18. Each Motif measures about 6 inches. DAISY mercerized crochet cotton, Art. 65, Size 30: 27 skeins White; or LILY mercrochet cotton, Art. 161, Size 30: 31 balls White. No. 13 Steel Crochet Hook. Work tightly for best results. Two pages

no date "Rose" motif PLACEMAT. Materials: Size 50 crochet cotton, Steel crochet hook size 14. Gauge: 6 sp measures 1 inch, 6 rows measure 1 inch. Each placemat measures 11x 17 inches. One page.

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Crochet Motifs for Edgings, ANY TWO PAGES to a "Cover" for $3.50

1916 Edgings. One filet edging, "Trees"; one braid edging and one lace edging. Work tightly for best results. MATERIALS are based on crochet cotton size. Two pages.

1940 magazine, "Edgings" motifs. MATERIALS required are based on crochet cotton size and colors desired. Six pages, eight designs for $10.50 plus postage. Not a pattern for the faint-hearted.


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