Wednesday, 29 May 2013

Pinwheel Tatted Doily


This wonderful design is by Nancy Tracy and you can link to this free pattern on the Be-Stitched pattern page. It is labelled as 'Tatted Doily Row 5 Feb 2012' near the bottom of the page.

Mine is tatted in Lizbeth Size 40 threads in Violet Pink Dark (#635) and Raspberry Frappe (#157) and measures about 8 inches across.

Funny that you only notice mistakes when you are blocking the piece. I found one in the photo and I could not let it be and did correct it later. I love the negative spaces. It is rather flimsy so it has to lie flat on the table. I think I will tat this again, . . . soon.

Thank you Nancy for a lovely pattern.

10 comments:

  1. Stunning work! Lovely colours you've used too.

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  2. That is truly gorgeous!!! :)

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  3. That is absolutely beautiful. I love the colors and the balance of positive/negative space.

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  4. Oh my! That is. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!

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  5. There appears to be something wrong with the link?

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  6. Lovely pattern and my favourite thread raspberry frappe,
    Well done, looks beautiful
    Margaret

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  7. Very pretty.
    I am like you, I scanned a piece, and on the computer monitor could see a bunch of dog hairs. Sigh. At least that was easy to fix. :-)

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  8. Wonderful, Wendy.

    I might just have a go at this with the pastels you sent to me. I think that would work very well, don't you?
    Fox : )

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