Lace-edged Doily

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Lace-edged Doily Pattern


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Knitting: Lace-edged Doily
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Home Decor


Table Accessory

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, yarn over

Pattern Description:

Decorate a cloth doily with a dainty lace edging knitted of fine thread. This showpiece lace-edged doily will look amazing anywhere you want a little something to protect furniture while displaying your lace knitting at the same time.


Lace edging repeat of 20 sts by 12 rows is approx 1-3/4" by 7/8" (44 by 22 mm) blocked

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 11" (28 cm) diameter


  • Approx 65 yards (60 m) of fine lace thread such as 35/2 bleached linen (as shown in photo above), size 30 or 40 cotton crochet/tatting thread, or size 12 pearl cotton
  • 8" (20.3 cm) round linen or cotton cloth doily, hem-stitched and pre-washed
  • Knitting Needles size US 2/0 (1.75 mm) suggested

You Will Also Need:

  • Steel crochet hook size US 6 or 7 (approx 1.75 mm)
  • Small amount of waste thread for provisional cast on
  • Small tapesty needle with an eye that is just large enough to accommodate your thread

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Destrehan, LA (near New Orleans)
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