Happy March! Hope you had a good Leap Day yesterday, and that Leap Day William brought you lots of candy.
Last night I invented a handkerchief edging that I like a lot. Thought I’d write it up here so I can remember how to do it.
Mark off a hemmed hankie in inches and imagine 1/2 and 1/4 inch marks too. Shells happen at every inch mark and at the corners, and all the scs are at 1/4-inch intervals between the shells.
Starting at an inch-mark: 6 dc, sc, ch1, sc, ch3 picot, ch1, sc. Then you’re ready to do another 6 dc at the next inch-mark.
At corners work 8 dc.
Easy! Pretty! Delicate!