Over 50 free old vintage patterns to crochet with written instructions. Antique doily, bedspreads, tablecloths and designs by Robin Harley. A collection of fashion apparel, home, kitchen and decor. Beautiful designs of accessories like shawls, scarves, blankets, and more. Skill levels from easy to experienced, there's something to make as a gift or for you.
How To Front and Back Post Crochet Stitch
Front and back post crochet stitch is controlled by which side of the bottom row posts you insert your hook into. This give dimension to your work and can be combined by making post stitches of 3 or more and working them alternately in the front and back.
To work post stitch: insert hook from right to left around post of st on previous row.
This 1940s lace crochet oval pineapple tablecloth measures approximately 66 x 80 inches when complete (per original instructions). Please note, it is important when a round says there should be so many spaces, etc., and gives a count that you make sure your round is accurate. Pattern has been corrected for Round 37 as the original instructions were incorrect as you can see by the comments below.
Unbelievable warmth and beautiful style! Enjoy this free Celtic crochet shawl and wrap pattern made with a variety of stitches to produce a nice and thick accessory to add to your wardrobe. Made with a medium weight yarn, durable and very fashionable. Measures approximately 20 inches wide by 64 inches in length. Pattern is designed by Robin Harley.