Elegant Ruffled Doily

Elegant Ruffled Doily
Elegant Ruffled Doily

You will need: 3 balls of Mercerized Crochet Cotton in white or color of your choice; size 10 steel crochet hook.

Doily measures about 13 inches in diameter not including the ruffle.

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Pattern: Starting at center, ch 4, sl st in first ch st to form ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 3, 15 dc in ring, sl st in top of ch 3.

Rnd 2: Sc in same st with sl st, * ch 3, sc in next dc, repeat from * around, ending with ch 1, hdc in first Sc.

Rnd 3: Ch 5, dtr in lp just formed, * ch 3, 2 dtr in next lp, repeat from * around, end with ch 3, sl st in top of ch 5.

Rnd 4: Sc between sl st and next dtr, * 5 dc in center ch st of next lp for a shell, sc between next 2 dtr. Repeat from * around, end with a shell in last sp, sl st in first sc.

Rnd 5: Sl st to center of shell, sc in same st with last sl st, * shell in next sc, sc in center of next shell, ch 7, sc in center of next shell, repeat from * around, end with a ch 7, sl st in first sc.

Rnd 6: Sc in same st with sl st, * ch 5, sc in center of next shell, ch 5, sc in next sc, ch 5, sc in next lp, ch 5, sc in next sc, repeat from * around, end with ch 2, dc in first Sc.

Rnds 7 through 10: Sc in last lp formed in last rnd, * ch 5, sc in next lp, repeat from * around, end with ch 2, dc in first sc.

Rnd 11: Repeat rnd 3 except inc the ch lps to ch 5.

Rnd 12: Repeat rnd 4 except inc the shells to 7 dc.

Rnd 13: Sl st to center of shell, sc in same st with last sl st, * a 7 dc shell in next sc, sc in center of next shell, ch 7, sc in center of next shell, repeat from * around, end with a ch 3, tr in first sc.

Rnd 14: Ch 5, dtr in lp just formed, * ch 7, 2 dtr in center of next shell, ch 7, 2 dtr in center of next lp, repeat from * around, end with ch 7, sl st in top of ch 5.

Rnd 15: Repeat rnd 4 except inc the shells to 9 dc.

Rnd 16: Repeat rnd 5 except inc the shells to 9 dc.

Rnd 17: Sl st to center of next shell, ch 5, dtr in same st with sl st, * ch 9, 2 dtr in next lp, ch 9, 2 dtr in center st of next shell, repeat from * around, end with ch 9, sl st in top of ch 5.

Rnd 18: Repeat rnd 4 except inc shells to 9 tr.

Rnd 19: Repeat rnd 5 except inc shells to 9 tr and chs to ch 9 lps.

Rnd 20: Sc in same st with sl st, * ch 5, sk next 2 tr, sc in next tr, ch 5, sk next 3 tr, sc in next tr, ch 5, sc in next sc, (ch 5, sc in lp) twice, ch 5, sc in next sc, repeat from * around, end with ch 2, dc in first sc.

Rnds 21 through 31: Repeat rnd 7.

Rnd 32: Repeat rnd 3 except inc the ch lps to ch 5.

Ruffle

Rnd 1: Sl st in next dtr, * in next lp make (sc, ch 7) 4 times, repeat from * around, end with ch 3, tr in first sc.

Rnds 2 through 10: Sc in last lp formed in last rnd, * ch 7, sc in next lp, repeat from * around, end with ch 3, tr in first sc.

Rnd 11: Sc in last lp formed in last rnd, * ch 3, make a 9 dc shell in center st of next lp, ch 3, sc in next lp, repeat from * around, end with ch 3, sl st in first sc. Fasten off.

Starch lightly and press.

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