Filet Crochet Edge Patterns – VTNS Fan Freebie Friday

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Welcome to this Friday’s VTNS (Vintage Textile and Needlework Sellers) Fan Freebie!

Filet Crochet Edging Patterns - Vintage Crafts and More

If you do an internet search on Filet Crochet, you’ll find wonderful examples of this craft. From lace doilies to bedspreads, filet crochet can be used to make many home decor items.

Today’s freebie includes 22 filet crochet edging patterns. These patterns would be great to add to tea towels, hand towels, pillowcases, cuffs, collars and any other item where a decorative edge could be used.

Filet Crochet Edgings Patterns - Vintage Crafts and More
Since these are small and easy to read graphs, they will be a great starting point to learn and practice Filet Crochet.

You’ll find information and links to several websites with tutorials on learning filet crochet on this earlier post, Exploring Filet Crochet.

Also, Heart Strings, a blog by Red Heart Yarns has a very good Ultimate Guide to Filet Crochet.

The sheet of 22 patterns is below:

Filet Crochet Edging Patterns

The pattern page is in PDF format so to download it you’ll need the Adobe Reader software on your computer. Most computers come with it, but it is free and can be found here.

Download Instructions: Right-Click the link and select either “save target as” or “save link as” depending on what browser you are using or simply click on it and save or print.

If you like this page, be sure to share it with your friends and like our Facebook Fanpage so you can get updates every time we post new patterns.

Enjoy!

Tatted Silk Dress Trimming Patterns – Fan Freebie Friday

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Welcome to VTNS (Vintage Textile and Needlework Sellers) Fan Freebie Friday!

Today we’ve chosen several very pretty Tatting patterns done in silk to adorn dresses or any item you’d like.

Vintage Crafts and More - Tatted Silk Trimmings Patterns

We’ve offered Tatting Patterns before, as a matter of fact they are one of our favorites, and you can find more under the Tatting category on the right.

Vintage Crafts and More - Tatted Silk Dress Trimming Patterns

If you need a little help with Tatting, this former blog post can get you started. Tatting Instructions

Here is a lovely example of using the silk tatting patterns on a Victorian Era Blouse.

Vintage Crafts and More - Tatted Trimmings Blouse Pattern

The patterns are straight from a 1914 magazine scanned in pdf format. The pages can be enlarged for easier reading.

Tatted Silk Dress Trimmings Patterns PDF

To download the patterns you’ll need the Adobe Reader software on your computer. Most computers come with it, but it is free and can be found here.

Download Instructions: Right-Click the link and select either “save target as” or “save link as” depending on what browser you are using or simply click on it and save or print.

Vintage Crafts and More - Tatted Silk Dress Trimmings Patterns
Please be sure to share your tatting items, old or new, on the VTNS Facebook Fan Page we would love to see them.

 

Enjoy!