Irish Crochet: 1st Bud

I followed the pattern in Irish Crochet Lace, and was not to happy with the end result.  I found this pattern to be a bit big and plain compared to some of the others.  Next time I will probably make it on a smaller scale. Materials: Yarn (Lace (0) weight) Cotton Cord U.S. size 7 (1.65 mm)…

Irish Crochet: 2nd Wheel

Materials: Metal Ring (10 mm) Yarn (Lace (0) weight) Cotton Cord U.S. size 7 (1.65 mm) Crochet Hook Instructions: Crochet over the metal ring 20 Sc, and Sl St ends together.  I used the metal ring in place of a triple cord foundation.  As an extra design element you can P 1 (Ch 4) after…

Irish Crochet: 1st Floweret

Materials: Metal Ring (8 mm) Yarn (Lace (0) weight) Cotton Cord U.S. size 7 (1.65 mm) Crochet Hook Instructions: Crochet over the metal ring Sc 18, and Sl St ends together.  I used the metal ring in place of a triple cord foundation, but you can use a triple cord instead. Crochet over a single…