This free crochet pattern for towel edging No. 13 was originally published in the 1920s in Universal Publishing’s Smart Crochet.
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Free Crochet Edging Pattern:
Towel Edging Pattern No. 13
D M C Cordonnet Special, Article 151: Size 30
Steel Crochet Hook, Size 12
K st – * Yo 3 times, draw up lp in next st, yo, thru 2, yo, skip 2 sts, draw up lp in next st, yo, thru 2, yo, thru 3, (yo, thru 2) twice, ch 2, yo, draw up lp thru center of K, (yo, thru 2) twice, ch 2, skip 2 sts; repeat from *.
Towel Edging No. 13 – Heading
Ch desired length, fasten off. Work a row of K sts on ch, fasten off.
Crochet Edging for Towel
(Shell of 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in top sp of first K st, * ch 6, skip next K, (dc, ch 3, dc) in top sp of next K, ch 6, skip next K, Shell in next K; repeat from *. Ch 3, turn at end of every row.
Row 2: Shell in ch-2 sp of first Shell, * ch 5. 7 dc in ch-3 sp, ch 5, Shell in next Shell: repeat from *.
Row 3: Shell in first Shell. * ch 4, dc in first dc of 7-dc group, (ch 1, 1 dc) in each of next 6 dc, ch 4, Shell in Shell; repeat from *.
Row 4: Shell in Shell, * ch 1, dc in first dc on Fan, (dc in next sp, dc in next dc) 6 times, ch 1, Shell in Shell; repeat from *.
Row 5: * Sc in ch-2 sp of Shell, ch 4, sc in first dc of Fan, (ch 4, skip 2, sc in next dc) 4 times, ch 4; repeat from *. Fasten off.
Row 6: Sc in first lp, * ch 5, sc in 4th ch from hook, ch 1, sc in next lp; repeat from *.
This free crochet pattern for towel edging No. 13 was originally published in the 1920s in Universal Publishing’s Smart Crochet
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