1912 Emmanuel Bocher Tatting Book Page 28

Abbreviations Used On This Page

R - Ring

- Picot

+ Join




Figure H

In this motif, there is a twist join to the space of thread.

R 2 - 2 - 2 - 2. Leave space of thread.

R 2 + 2 - 2 - 2. Rotate Work.

R 2 - 2 - 2 - 2. Join to space of thread, leaving approximately the same amount of thread. Move join so that it is tight up to the beginning of next ring.

R 2 + 2 - 2 - 2. Shuttle join at base of first ring.

 




Figure H 1 and H2

These patterns are based on Figure H.

Figure H1:

Do motif as in figure H, above.

Begin next motif:

*R 2 - 2 + (to center p of previous motif) 2 - 2. Leave space of thread.

R 2 + (to previous ring) 2 + (to center p of previous motif) 2 - 2. Rotate work.

R 2 - 2 - 2 - 2. Join to space of thread, leaving approximately the same amount of thread. Move join so that it is tight up to the beginning of the next ring.

R 2 + (to previous ring) 2 - 2 - 2. Shuttle join at base of first ring.*

Repeat from * to *.


Figure H2

Similar to above, except, make 3 rings with spaces of thread, before rotating work.