Friday, 25 July 2014

Jan Stawasz Moje Robotki 8/2007 Huge Doily tat-along Row 1

I ordered some Coats Aida 10 Ecru and a copy of Moje Robotki 8/2007 which contains a Large Doily designed by Jan Stawasz. and have shown Row I.

The thread is actually a nice creamy color and when compared to Lizbeth 10 it is slightly thinner. I am using a Starlit and Moonlit shuttle as they hold a lot of thread.

I am trying to do it "Jan's" way which has the picots on a ds as opposed to between. This is a new way of tatting for me and I am taking it slow. The doily is slightly cupped but I think if I dampen it this will disappear. I will just put it in a heavy book overnight.


I am not afraid of a large doily, the tablecloth in the header measures about 4 feet by 5 feet and I crochet it square by square about 35 years ago, now I wish I kept better track of my projects.


 If you get this post twice, sorry, had some issues with blogger on my smart phone and  this post was deleted.

3 comments:

  1. Welcome to the tat-along, I eagerly await more photos of yours and others progress. Unlike you, I AM scared of such a large undertaking, though I am plodding forward anyways :)

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  2. I still consider myself a new tatter, its been just over a year and already my fourth tat-along. Don't be afraid just one step at a time and before you know it you are done. Actually because the later rows are so long the repeats get easier and easier.

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  3. Yay! I'm so glad we are all doing this together - it certainly helps me to keep going...

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