Tabatha Tatted Bookmark Pattern

Tabatha Tatted Bookmark Pattern

© 1998 Kersti Anear

Sample shown original size and tatted using Size 5 DMC Cotton Perle in black (no 310). Colour added later so you can see it better!

Instructions

  • Ring: 4ds, 3p sep 4ds, 12ds
  • Chain: 3ds, 6p sep 3ds, 3ds, join to 3rd p of ring
  • * Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
  • Clover:
    • Ring: 12ds, join to last p of chain above ring, 3ds, 3p sep 3ds, 3ds
    • Ring: 3ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, 4p sep 3ds, 3ds
    • Ring: 3ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, 3p sep 3ds, 12ds
  • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
  • Ring: 4ds, 3p sep 4ds, 12ds
  • Chain: 3ds, join to last p of last ring of clover, 3ds, 5p sep 3ds, 3ds, join to 3rd p of ring
  • Repeat from * 2 times
  • Chain: 3ds, join to last p of previous chain, 3ds, 6p sep 3ds, 3ds
  • Ring: 4ds, join to second p of opposing ring, 4ds, join to next p of opposing ring, 4ds, p, 12ds
  • Chain: 3ds, join to last p of previous chain, 3ds, 5p sep 3ds, 3ds, join to 3rd p of ring
  • * Chain: 4ds, join to first p of opposing chain, 4ds, join to next p of opposing chain, 4ds
  • Clover:
    • Ring: 12ds, join to last p of chain above ring, 3ds, 3p sep 3ds, 3ds
    • Ring: 3ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, 4p sep 3ds, 3ds
    • Ring: 3ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, 3p sep 3ds, 12ds
  • Chain: 4ds, join to first p of opposing chain, 4ds, join to next p of opposing chain, 4ds
  • Ring: 4ds, join to second p of opposing ring, 4ds, join to next p of opposing ring, 4ds, p, 12ds
  • Chain: 3ds, join to last p of last ring of clover, 3ds, 5p sep 3ds, 3ds, join to 3rd p of ring
  • Repeat from * 2 times
  • Chain: 3ds, join to last p of previous chain, 3ds, 5p sep 3ds, 3ds, join to first p of first chain, 3ds, join to base of first ring
  • Tie and cut

Cut embroidery cotton into lengths that are twice the length of the bookmark, fold over and join through end.