Look closely -- squint if you need to. Yup, this is the same pattern as the Pink Diamond Bookmark -- it just has a couple of small modifications so it will lay flat when fastened together. It's also entered in the doily category. It's made with two colors of blue Lizbeth size 20 thread and a bunch of little blue and white shirt buttons. I made this one -- again -- thinking it would fit in the Fair theme. But they didn't care because -- again -- it's NOT a quilt block. It still got a first place blue ribbon, though, so I don't suppose they cared that it wasn't a quilt. This was as big as I had time to make it before the fair entry day. I'm thinking about adding to it for entering in the State Fair -- but that depends on how lazy I am. I did manage to get a scan of this one before I entered it, but didn't take down its vital statistics. The best I can say is it's about the size of my hand. Of course, if you've not seen my hands, that's not going to help much, is it?
I just measured it. It's 6 inches across (about 15.5 cm) at it's widest point. I'm going to leave it as it is for entering in the State Fair. Then the one I'm working on and this one won't have to be in the same category!
Not quite tatting!! - Many people say to me when they see me tatting - 'oh, isn't that crochet or almost the same'? Well I gently explain that it isn't like crochet as this is a...
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