Ribbonwinners Tatting Patterns & Shuttles by
Georgia Seitz
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Anchorage Alaska 99515-2905 USA
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Mary's Pastel Easter Basket


Pastel Basket: Not just for Easter Mary Maynard

Handle

Wind two shuttles CTM

All picots on the rings should be made only long enough to join, but on the chains any desired arrangement will work.

R: 3 - 3 - 3 - 3
(Split Ring)SR: 3 - 3/3 - 3
Repeat for desired length, example shown is approx. 7.

SR: 3 + (to p of last SR)3/3 - 3 RW
CH: 3 - 3 RW
R: 3 + (to same p as last join) 3 - 3 + (to p of next SR) 3 RW
CH: 3 - 3 RW
Repeat R & CH to last SR

Work 2 SR across the end, join to adjacent picot RW

Second side:

Repeat CH RW
R: 3 + (to same p as last j) 3 + (to p of R on first side) 3 + (to p of next SR) 3 RW
Repeat R & CH to last R of first side RW

SR: 3 + (to same p as last j) 3 + (Base of first R)/3 - 3
SR: 3 - 3/3 - 3 T & C

Basket

Wind two shuttles CTM

Round 1:
R: 3 - 3 - 3 - 3
R: 3 + (to last p of last R) 3 - 3 - 3 X 5
SR: 3 + (to p of last R) 3 / 3 + (to first p of first R)

Round 2:
SR: 3 - 4/3 - 4 RW
CH: 5 - 5 RW
* R: 4 + (to last p of last R) 3 - 4 RW
CH: 5 - 5 RW
R: 4 + (to p of last R) 3 + (to p of next center R) 3 - 4 RW
CH: 5 - 5 RW
Repeat from * around, make (split chain) SCH 5/5

Round 3:
SR: 4 - 5/4 - 5 RW
* CH: 2 - 3 - 3 - 2 RW
R: 5 + (to last p of last R) 4 - 5 RW
CH: 2 - 3 - 3 - 2 RW
R: 5 + (to p of last R) 4/4 - 5 RW
Repeat from * around, make last SCH 2 - 3 - 3 - 2

See an enlarged version of the bottom of the basket.

Round 4:
SR: 5/4 + (to next 2 p) 4 + (to center p of CH) 5 RW
* CH 3 - 5 - 5 - 3 RW
R: 5 + (to same p as last j) 4 + (to next 2 p) 4 + (to center p of next CH) 5 RW
Repeat from * around. T & C

Round 5: (Ruffle)
R: 7 + (to middle p of any Round 4 CH) 7 RW
CH: 3 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 3 (5 p) RW
Repeat 3 times.

R: 7 + (to next 2 p on CH) 7 RW
CH: 3 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 3 (5 p) RW
Repeat from beginning around. T & C

Many thanks to Mary Maynard for sharing this pattern with the online tatting class. Any questions? You are welcome to email me.
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