S-582 Sunburst (top) - What a unique way the designed the rays for this Sunburst. Small pineapples turn into ruffles, which lead to larger pineapple rays.
S-583 Whirlpool - This, unusually enough, is a knitted doily with not only a lovely whirlpool, but a
floral display and the final scalloped border of ruffles.
And, on the inside cover is this bit of prose. I particularly like the 'in your hearts of lavender".
S-584 Bride's Doily (Top) is a lovely 20 inch crocheted design that has a center of small flower medallions that is bordered by wide ruffles --- yes; just like a brides bouquet!
S-585 Wedding Ring (Bottom) is a nice combination of crochet and hairpin lace in contrast colors.
S-588 Grape Doily (upper left), is a grand and colorful piece in 5 colors. Don't let the picture fool you; this doily is 17-1/2 inches in diameter.
S-589 - Fruit Mats are a trio of choices. Square, oblong or round. Strawberry, lemon or cherry.
S-592 Rock Pool is an exquisite affair with a center wheel and celtic knot, all made whole with the lace ruffle.
S-586 Poinsettia is a larger design at 18 inches with the marvelous Poinsettia leaves and flowers followed by mesh and a smaller ruffled border.
S-587 Mosaic is a pretty filet crochet square doily that measures out to 16 inches
And, there you have it ... 11 patterns, which included one that is filet crochet. Although the book is called "Ruffled Doilies", not all of these designs are ruffled. The all do, however, have the commonality of a well defined border. Rock Pool is by far my favorite of the group.
Well, this book is now finished; guess I'll have to open up the cabinet and decide what to work on next.
Thanks for dropping by,