Tatting, Tatting Patterns

Petrina Tatted Bookmark Pattern

Petrina BookmarkPetrina

© 1998 Kersti Anear

The bookmark on the right is shown original size and was tatted
using 3 strands of DMC embroidery floss, variagated from dark to mid blue.


Instructions

Ring A : 5ds p 10 ds p 5ds
Ring B : 5ds join to previous ring, 15ds p 5ds
Ring C : 5ds join to previous ring, 10ds p 5ds
Chain A : 5ds
Ring D : 5ds join to previous ring, 15ds p 5ds
Chain B : 5ds p 10ds
Clover Leaf
– 1st Ring : 10ds join to previous ring, 5ds p 5ds
– 2nd Ring : 5ds join to previous ring, 10ds p 5ds
– 3rd Ring : 5ds join to previous ring, 5ds p 10ds

Chain C: 10ds p 5ds
Ring D
Chain A
Ring 5ds join to previous ring, 10ds p 5ds
Ring B
Ring C

Chain A
Ring D
Chain D : 5ds join to opposite chain, 10ds
Clover Leaf
Chain E : 10ds join to opposite chain, 5ds
Ring D joining to Ring A
Chain A and join to base of first three Rings.

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

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Stumpy Tatted Bookmark Pattern

Stumpy

© 1998 Kersti Anear

The bookmark on the left is shown original size and was tatted using six strands of DMC embroidery cotton for both the shuttle and ball threads. It reminds me of the Stumpy-Tail lizards of Australia.

Instructions

  • Ring A : 5ds p 10 ds p 5ds
  • Ring B : 5ds join to previous ring, 15ds p 5ds
  • Ring C : 5ds join to previous ring, 10ds p 5ds
  • Chain A : 5ds
  • Ring D : 5ds join to previous ring, 15ds p 5ds
  • Chain B : 5ds p 10ds
  • Clover Leaf
    • 1st Ring : 10ds join to previous ring, 5ds p 5ds
    • 2nd Ring : 5ds join to previous ring, 10ds p 5ds
    • 3rd Ring : 5ds join to previous ring, 5ds p 10ds
  • Chain C: 10ds p 5ds
  • Ring D
  • Chain A
  • Ring 5ds join to previous ring, 10ds p 5ds
  • Ring B
  • Ring C
  • Chain A
  • Ring D
  • Chain D : 5ds join to opposite chain, 10ds
  • Clover Leaf
  • Chain E : 10ds join to opposite chain, 5ds
  • Ring D joining to Ring A
  • Chain A and join to base of first three Rings.

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

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Sabrina Tatted Bookmark Pattern

Sabrina BookmarkSabrina

© 1998 Kersti Anear

This pattern was inspired by a collar design and created for the March/April 1998 Bookmark Exchange.

Sample shown original size and tatted using DMC’s Coton A Broder in colour number 550.

Instructions

  • Ring A: 6ds, p, 4ds, 3p sep 2ds, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Chain A: 4ds, 3p sep 4ds, 4ds
  • Ring B: 6ds, join to last p of previous ring, 4ds, join to next p of previous ring, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring B
  • Chain C: 6ds, 2p sep 6ds, 4ds
  • Ring B
  • Chain D: 6ds
  • Ring C: 4ds, join to last p of Chain C, 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
  • Chain E: 4ds, join to last p of previous ring, 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to previous chain, 8ds, p, 6ds, p, 6ds
  • Chain E
  • Ring C
  • Chain D
  • Ring A
  • Chain C: 4ds, join to p of previous Ring C, 6ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring B
  • Chain B
  • *Ring B
  • Chain A
  • Repeat from * another two times
  • Ring B
  • Chain B
  • Ring B
  • Chain C
  • Ring E: 6ds, join to first p of previous ring, 4ds, join to next p of previous ring, 2ds, p, 2ds, join to 4th p of ring A of this end, 4ds, join to last p of ring A of this end, 6ds
  • Chain D
  • Ring C
  • Chain E
  • Ring D
  • Chain F: 10ds, join to base of opposing Ring D, 10ds, join to base of this chain F
  • Chain E
  • Ring C
  • Chain D
  • Ring B: joining to last ring of this end
  • Chain C: 4ds, join to last p of previous ring C, 6ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring B
  • Chain B
  • Ring B
  • Chain A
  • Ring E
  • Chain A
  • Join to base of first ring worked. Tie and cut.

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

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Anastasia Tatted Bookmark Pattern

AnastasiaAnastasia

© 1998 Kersti Anear

This pattern was inspired by a collar design and created for the March/April 1998 Bookmark Exchange. To me it is a very regal pattern with the crown on the top.

Sample shown at original size, tatted with DMC Coton A Broder in colour number 312.

The bookmark is made up of one main body piece and then two crowning rows. You will need two shuttles for the second crowning row.

Instructions

Main Section

  • Ring A: 6 – 6
  • Chain A: 2 – (6 -)x2 2
  • Ring A2: 6 + 6
  • Ring B: 7 – 7
  • Chain B: 2 + (7 -)x2 2
  • Ring B2: 7 + 7
  • Ring C: 8 – 8
  • Chain C: 2 + (8 -)x2 2
  • Ring C2: 8 + 8
  • Ring D: 9 – 9
  • Chain D: 2 + (9 -)x2 2
  • Ring D2: 9 + 9
  • Ring E: 10 – 10
  • Chain E: 2 + (10 -)x2 2
  • Ring E2: 10 + 10
  • Ring F: 11 – 11
  • Chain F: 2 + (11 -)x2 2
  • Ring F2: 11 + 11
  • Chain G: 2 + 13 – (2 -)x2 13 – 2
  • Ring F2: 11 + 11
  • Chain F: 2 + (11 -)x2 2
  • Ring F2: 11 + 11
  • Ring E2: 10 + 10
  • Chain E: 2 + (10 -)x2 2
  • Ring E2: 10 + 10
  • Ring D2: 9 + 9
  • Chain D: 2 + (9 -)x2 2
  • Ring D2: 9 + 9
  • Ring C2: 8 + 8
  • Chain C: 2 + (8 -)x2 2
  • Ring C2: 8 + 8
  • Ring B: 7 – 7
  • Chain B: 2 + (7 -)x2 2
  • Ring B2: 7 + 7
  • Ring A: 6 – 6
  • Chain A: 2 + (6 -)x2 2
  • Ring A2: 6 + 6
  • Chain H: 2 + 20 + 2
  • Join to base of first ring. Tie & cut.

First Crowning Row

  • Ring A: 5 + 5
  • Chain A: 5 – 10 (- 5)x2
  • Ring B: 5 – 5 + 5 – 5
  • Chain B: 5 – 5
  • Ring C: (5 +)x2 5 – 5
  • Chain B
  • Ring C
  • Chain C: (5 -)x2 10 – 5
  • Ring A
  • Tie and cut.

Second Crowning Row – two shuttles are needed for this row

  • Ring A: 5 + 5
  • Chain A: (5 -)x3 5 +
  • Chain B: 5 + 4
  • Ring B: (S2) 3 (- 2)x2 – 3
  • Chain C: 5
  • Ring C: (S2) 3 + (2 -)x6 3
  • Chain C
  • Ring B: (S2) 3 + (2 -)x3 3
  • Chain D: 4 – 5 +
  • Chain E: 5 + 5 (- 5)x2
  • Ring A
  • Tie and cut.Cut cotton into lengths that are twice the length of the bookmark, fold over and join through end.
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Ursula Tatted Bookmark Pattern

Ursula

© 1998 Kersti Anear

Sample shown original size and tatted using the now discontinued DMC’s Coton A Broder in colours number 550 and 552.

Instructions

    First Row

  • Ring A: of 6ds, p, 4ds, p, 8ds
  • Chain A: 9ds, p, 2ds, p, 7ds, p, 9ds
  • Ring B: 8ds, join to last picot of Ring A, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring C: 7ds, p, 7ds – do not reverse work
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to last p of Chain A, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds
  • Chain C: 4ds, p, 4ds – do not reverse work
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Ring F: 6ds, p, 4ds, p, 8ds
  • Chain D: 9ds, join to last picot of Ring D, 7ds, p, 2ds, p, 9ds
  • Ring G: 8ds, join to last p of Ring F, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring A: 6ds, join to last p of Ring G, 4ds, p, 8ds
  • Chain A: 9ds, p, 2ds, p, 7ds, p, 9ds
  • Ring B: 8ds, join to last picot of Ring A, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring C: 7ds, p, 7ds – do not reverse work
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to last p of Chain A, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds
  • Chain C: 4ds, p, 4ds – do not reverse work
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to last p of Chain A, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds
  • Chain C: 4ds, p, 4ds – do not reverse work
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to last p of Chain A, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds
  • Chain C: 4ds, p, 4ds – do not reverse work
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Ring F: 6ds, p, 4ds, p, 8ds
  • Chain D: 9ds, join to last picot of Ring D, 7ds, p, 2ds, p, 9ds
  • Ring G: 8ds, join to last p of Ring F, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring A: 6ds, join to last p of Ring G, 4ds, p, 8ds
  • Chain A: 9ds, p, 2ds, p, 7ds, p, 9ds
  • Ring B: 8ds, join to last picot of Ring A, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring C: 7ds, p, 7ds – do not reverse work
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to last p of Chain A, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds
  • Chain C: 4ds, p, 4ds – do not reverse work
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Ring F: 6ds, p, 4ds, p, 8ds
  • Chain D: 9ds, join to last picot of Ring D, 7ds, p, 2ds, p, 9ds
  • Ring G: 8ds, join to last p of Ring F, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring A: 6ds, join to last p of Ring G, 4ds, p, 8ds
  • Chain A: 9ds, p, 2ds, p, 7ds, p, 9ds
  • Ring B: 8ds, join to last picot of Ring A, 4ds, p, 6ds
  • Ring C: 7ds, p, 7ds – do not reverse work
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to last p of Chain A, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds
  • Chain C: 4ds, p, 4ds – do not reverse work
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to last p of Chain A, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds
  • Chain C: 4ds, p, 4ds – do not reverse work
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Chain B: 4ds, p, 4ds
  • Ring D: 4ds, join to last p of Chain A, 2ds, 2p sep 2ds, 4ds
  • Chain C: 4ds, p, 4ds – do not reverse work
  • Ring E: 7ds, p, 7ds
  • Ring F: 6ds, p, 4ds, p, 8ds
  • Chain D: 9ds, join to last picot of Ring D, 7ds, p, 2ds, p, 9ds
  • Ring G: 8ds, join to last p of Ring F, 4ds, p, 6ds

Join to base of Ring A. Tie & cut.

    Second Row

  • Join to free picot of first Ring B.
  • * Chain A: 4ds, p, 4ds join to next Ring (C)
  • Chain B: 4ds, 3p sep 4ds, 4ds, join to free p of next Ring
  • Chain A
  • Chain C: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds, join to free p of next Ring (B)
  • Chain A
  • Chain B
  • Chain C
  • Chain B
  • Chain C
  • Chain B
  • Chain A
  • Chain C
  • Repeat from * once
  • Join to base of first Chain A. Tie and cut.

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

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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.

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Sweet Heart Tatted Bookmark Pattern

©2001 Kersti Anear

Instructions

Start with the main clover leaf:
Ring 3 (8p sep 3) 3
Ring 3 + (last p of PR) 3 (11p sep 3) 3
Ring 3 + (last p of PR) 3 (7p sep 3) 3. Turn.
Chain 5 (9p sep 2) 2. Turn.
Ring 2 – 2 + (5th p of PR) 2 – 2. Turn.
Chain 2 (11p sep 2) 2. Turn.
Ring 2 – 2 + (3rd p of 2nd R) 2 – 2. Turn.
Chain 2 (6p sep 2) 2. Turn.
Ring 2 – 2 + (6th p of 2nd R) 2 – 2. Turn.
Chain 2 (8p sep 2) 2. Turn.
Ring 2 – 2 + (7th p of 2nd R) 2 – 2. Turn.
Chain 2 (6p sep 2) 2. Turn.
Ring 2 – 2 + (10th p of 2nd R) 2 – 2. Turn.
Chain 2 (11p sep 2) 2. Turn.
Ring 2 – 2 + (5th p of 3rd R) 2 – 2. Turn.
Chain 2 (8p sep 2) 2 + (1st p of 1st Ch).

Tail:
6 first-half stitches
6 second-half stitches
Repeat until the tail is the desired length.

Tail end clover:
Ring 3 (5p sep 3) 3
Ring 3 + (last p of PR) 3 (6p sep 3) 3
Ring 3 + (last p of PR) 3 (4p sep 3) 3
Tie and cut.