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  • Materials
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  • Collars
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Title: The DMC Book of Charted Tatting Designs
Author/Designer: Kirstine Nikolajsen, Inge Lise Nikolajsen
Format/Publication Date: TPB:1998
Publisher: Lacis Publications, Berkeley, CA
Page Count: 48
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11" x 8 1/2"
ISBN: 1-891656-06-6

SUMMARY- This booklet has excellent illustrations for beginners and a nice selection of patterns. You get a good picture of each project and a diagram - but no written instructions. This book was originally published under the title "Orkis" in Denmark four years prior to the Lacis edition. I'm including a thumbnail of the original cover:
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