Square and Border Pattern for Annie's Tablecloth to Filet Crochet
For this recreation, use a large crochet cotton and stitch together three squares for a table runner. Add two more to create a lacy summer wrap. By basing the design off of an old tradition, you can soon make it into your own for a beautiful centerpiece for your dining table.
Finished Size: Table runner, 167⁄8 inches (42.9 cm) x 407⁄8 inches (103.8 cm); each square, 135⁄8 inches (34.6 cm) x 135⁄8 inches (34.6 cm); the border adds 15⁄8 inches (4.1 cm) on a side.
Yarn: Handy Hands Lisbeth, 100% cotton thread, size 10, 122 yards (111.6 m)/25 gram (0.9 oz) ball, 279 yards (255.1 m) for each square and 280 yards (256.0 m) for the border, #610 Cream.
Needles Size: Crochet Hook, steel, size 8 (1.5 mm).
Notions: Locking stitch markers, Tapestry needle.
Gauge: 12 blocks = 4 inches (10.2 cm)
Originally Published: PieceWork July-August 2015 (Interweave 2015).