Buttercup Drink Veils

Linen squares are trimmed with delicate crochet blooms and weighted with wee charms to keep the breeze fairy from snatching them away.

DESIGNER Mary Beth Temple

FINISHED SIZE About 5½” square excluding trim for glass covers; 11″ square excluding trim for pitcher cover.

YARN Aunt Lydia’s Classic Crochet Thread size 10 (distributed by Coats & Clark) (100% mercerized cotton; 350 yd [320 m]): #423 maize, 1 ball.

HOOK SIZE 1.75 mm steel hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

NOTIONS ½ yard white, slubby linen or linen-blend fabric; 20 heart-shaped or similar charms with large holes; straight pins or binder clips; yarn needle.

 

Buttercup front Buttercup covering
 
Buttercup Glass
Buttercup pitcher

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