Gorgeous blouse with wide Irish crochet lace central panel. Whitework & eyelet embroidery on lateral fabric panels (cotton batiste?) Crochet sleeves and wide lace edging on cuffs and waist, the teardrop-shaped elements on the edging also resemble the cons
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Irish Lace Blanket, free pattern by Patons. x yds yarn, hook size 'J'. This is made with simple squares that are joined to make long panels; panels are then joined. It looks a lot more complicated than it really is.