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  • Important Information before Starting
    • Ferns(doily)
    • Adelaide(elaborate spaced scallop border)
    • Wreathe(scallop edging)
    • Chinese Lanterns(scallop edging)
    • Hearts(scallop edging)
    • Romance(coasters)
    • Buttercups(oval doily)
    • Pinecones(mignonette doily)
    • Eglise(doily)
    • Tequila Sunrise(doily)
    • Fall(square doily)
    • Triangle(for use in a low necked dress)
    • Snow Crystal(small hexagonal doily)

Title: A Tatting Adventure
Author/Designer: Ben Fikkert
Format/Publication Date: TPB:2005
Publisher: Handy Hands, Inc., Paxton, IL
Page Count: 32
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11" x 8 1/2"
ISBN: 1883432138

SUMMARY- Patterns are very well broken down and easy to read. Notation is a combination of symbol and written. The diagrams are done in multiple colors and line thicknesses to help the tatter. The photos are large and crystal clear - you can just about count the stitches for yourself - I really don't think you can get better than that! Oh, and it doesn't hurt that Mr. Fikkert is a truly exquisite designer.

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