No. 4 Paddle Wheel Lace
Use No. 30 Glasgo Twilled Lace Thread and a fine
steel hook. 1 spool will make 3 yards and 12 inches of this pattern.
Make a chain of 4 stitches and join with a single
crochet, 6 chain; turn.
1st row. 1 double crochet into ring, (3 chain,
1 double crochet into same place) 3 times; 6 chain; turn.
2nd row. 1 double crochet in 2nd loop, (3 chain,
1 double crochet into same place ) 3 times; 6 chain; turn.
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th rows. Like the 2nd,
but at the end of the 7th row, make 2 chain instead of 6 chain.
8th row. 1 treble crochet under 6 chains, (2 chain,
1 treble crochet in the same place) 8 times; making 9 trebles in
all, 2 chain, fasten under next 6 chain with single crochet; turn.
9th row. (3 double crochet under 2 chain) 10 times;
1 chain; turn.
10th row. 1 single crochet, taking up the back
part of each stitch of last row, making 30 stitches in all, 1 chain;
11th row. Like the 10th, but make 6 chain, instead
of 1 chain; turn.
12th row. 1 single crochet into 3rd stitch, putting
the hook through both loops of stitch, (5 chain, 1 single crochet
into 2nd stitch) 12 times; 5 chain, 1 single crochet into the last
single, 2 chain, 1 single crochet into 6 chain; turn.
13th row. (1 chain, 1 picot, of 4 chain, (for description
of a picot, see terms used in crocheting, 2 chain, 1 single crochet
under loop of 5 chain) 14 times; 3 chain. Begin again at the 2nd
To join the scallops. This is done at the beginning of the 13th
row, of the 2nd scallop by making, *4 chain, a slip stitch into
the last picot of the preceding scallop, 2 chain, 1 slip stitch
into the 2nd stitch of the 4 chain, 2 chain, 1 single into the 1st
loop; continue as in 13th row, but only repeating what is inclosed
in the parenthesis 12 times instead of 14 times.
For the Heading
7 chain, 1 single crochet under 1st loop.
*7 chain, 1 single crochet under next loop, repeat from * the length