Tatting, Tatting Patterns

Jessica Tatted Bookmark Pattern

Jessica BookmarkJessica Bookmark

© 1998 Kersti Anear

Sample shown original size and tatted using DMC’s Coton A Broder in colour number 561.

Instructions

  • First Row:
    • Ring: 5ds, large p, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • * Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 6ds
    • Ring: 5ds, large p, 5ds
    • Chain: 6ds
    • Ring: 5ds, large p, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, join to last p of 3rd chain of previous motif, 4ds, p, 4ds
    • Repeat from * 4 times
  • Turn
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
  • Second Row
    • Chain 6ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to p of first free ring, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • * Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 6ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to p of first r of opposing motif, 5ds
    • Chain: 6ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to p of next free ring, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, join to last p of 3rd chain of previous motif, 4ds, p, 4ds
    • Repeat from * twice
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to previous r, 5ds
    • Chain: 6ds
    • Ring: 5ds, join to p of first r of opposing motif, 5ds
    • Chain 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds, join to base of first p of first row
    • Tie and cut.

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

Tatting, Tatting Patterns

Matilda Tatted Bookmark Pattern

Matilda

Matilda

© 1998 Kersti Anear

Sample shown original size and tatted using three strands of DMC embroidery cotton for both the shuttle and ball threads.

Instructions

  • Ring A of 4ds, 3p sep 4ds, 4ds
  • * Chain of 6ds p 6ds
  • Ring of 4ds, join to last p of previous ring, 4ds, 2p sep 4ds, 4ds
  • Repeat from * 3 times
  • Chain A of 4ds, 3p sep 4ds, 4ds
  • End motif
    • Ring of 4ds, 3p sep 4ds, 4ds
    • * Chain A
    • Ring of 4ds p 4ds, join to centre p of first ring of end motif, 4ds p 4ds
    • Repeat from * 3 times
  • Chain A
  • Ring of 4ds p 4ds, join to centre p of opposing ring, 4ds p 4ds
  • * Chain of 6ds p 6ds
  • Ring of 4ds, join to last p of preceding ring, 4ds, joint to centre p of opposing ring, 4ds p 4ds
  • Repeat from * 3 times
  • Chain A
  • End Motif
  • Chain AJoin to base of Ring A. Tie & cut.

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

Tatting, Tatting Patterns

Tatted Bookmark Pattern

© 1998 Kersti Anear

The bookmark on the left is shown original size and was tatted using three strands of DMC embroidery cotton for both the shuttle and ball threads.

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 B
  • Clover Leaf
  • Ring D
  • Chain B
  • Clover Leaf
  • 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
  • Chain D
  • Clover Leaf
  • Chain E
  • Ring D
  • Chain D
  • Clover Leaf
  • Chain E
  • 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.

As you can see, it is very easy to lengthen this bookmark if you so desire.

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Zahra Tatted Bookmark Pattern

Zahra

Zahra

© 1998 Kersti Anear

This is a pattern I created over 10 years ago (!!!). Since we’ve got a bookmark exchange going on now, I thought it was time to dust these off and get them re-posted. Sample shown original size and tatted using three strands of DMC embroidery cotton for both the shuttle and ball threads.

Instructions

  • Ring A of 2ds, p 3ds, 4p sep 3ds, 2ds
  • * Chain of 5ds p 3ds
  • Ring of 7ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, p, 2ds
  • Chain 4ds
  • Ring 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 4ds, 3p sep 3ds, 4ds, p, 2ds
  • Chain 4ds
  • Ring of 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, p, 7ds
  • Chain 3ds, p, 5ds
  • Ring 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, 4p sep 3ds, 2ds
  • Repeat from * 3 times
  • Chain of 5ds p 3ds
  • Ring of 7ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, p, 2ds
  • Chain 4ds
  • Ring 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 4ds, 3p sep 3ds, 4ds, p, 2ds
  • Chain 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, p, 7ds, p, 7ds, p, 3ds, p, 2ds
  • Ring 2ds, join to last p of previous chain, 3ds, 4p sep 3ds, 2ds
  • * Chain of 5ds, join to p of opposing chain, 3ds
  • Ring of 7ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, p, 2ds
  • Chain 4ds
  • Ring 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 4ds, 3p sep 3ds, 4ds, p, 2ds
  • Chain 4ds
  • Ring of 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, p, 7ds
  • Chain 3ds, join to p of opposing chain, 5ds
  • Ring 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, 4p sep 3ds, 2ds
  • Repeat from * 3 times
  • Chain of 5ds, join to p of opposing chain, 3ds
  • Ring of 7ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, p, 2ds
  • Chain 4ds
  • Ring 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 4ds, 3p sep 3ds, 4ds, p, 2ds
  • Chain 2ds, join to last p of previous ring, 3ds, p, 7ds, p, 7ds, p, 3ds, join to first p of first ring A, 2ds

Join to base of Ring A. Tie & cut.

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