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BLACK MAGIC CROSSAdapted by Vickie Reynolds


From: Mary Konior’s “Black Magic” pattern in Tatting with Visual Patterns, page 10

Photos, diagram and details: http://www.georgiaseitz.com/classes2001/magic.html
Abbreviations:

DS double stitch
R ring
CH chain
- picot
+ join
CL close ring
RW reverse work
SJ shuttle join

Ring A (RA) 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3, CL, RW

Petal 1 (P1):
Ch 6, RW
R of 3 - 3 - 5, CL, RW
Ch 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3, SJ (to 2nd picot of previous ring) make an extra small (tiny) picot, 6, SJ (to next free picot of Ring A)

Petal 2 (P2):
Ch 6+(to extra small tiny picot), RW
R of 3 - 3 - 5, CL, RW
Ch 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3, SJ ( to 2nd picot of previous ring) make an extra small (tiny) picot, 6, SJ (to next free picot of Ring A)

Petal 3 (P3):
Ch 6+(to extra small tiny picot), RW
R of 3 - 3 - 5, CL, RW
Ch 3+ (to last free picot of previous petal) 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3, SJ ( to 2nd picot of previous ring) make an extra small (tiny) picot, 6, SJ (to next free picot of Ring A)

Petal 4 (P4):
Ch 6+(to last free picot of previous connecting chain), RW
R of 3 - 3 - 5, CL, RW
Ch 3+ (to last free picot of previous petal) 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3, SJ ( to 2nd picot of previous ring) make an extra small (tiny) picot, 6, SJ (to next free picot of Ring A)

Connecting chain 1 (CC1):
Ch 6+ (to extra small tiny picot) 9-6, RW

Connecting chain 2 (CC2):
Ch 6+ (to extra small tiny picot) 9-6, SJ to next free picot of next Ring A

1st flower (1st half): RA, P1, P2 (twice), CC1

2nd flower (1st half): RA, P3, P2 (twice), CC1

3rd flower (1st half): Repeat 2nd flower

Center flower: RA, P3, CC1,

Left flower: RA, P4, P2 (6 times), CC2

Center flower: P4, CC1,

Top Flower: Repeat Left flower

Center flower: P4, CC1

Right flower: Repeat Left flower

Center flower: P4, CC2

3rd flower (2nd half): P4, P2 (twice), CC2

2nd flower (2nd half): Repeat 3rd flower (2nd half)

1st flower (2nd half): P4, P2 (2 times)

Last petal:
Ch 6, RW, R 3 - 3 - 5, CL, RW, 3+(to the extra small tiny picot) 3 - 3 - 3 - 3 - 3+ (to the base of the small ring instead of the extra small tiny picot),SJ (to 2nd picot of previous ring), Ch 6 (join to base of initial ch 6). Cut, tie and hide ends.
Many thanks to Vickie Reynolds for sharing her patterns with the class.
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