An account of the craftwork I get up to, tatting, spinning, knitting, sewing, whatever
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Doing the Shuttle Shuffle
It may look innocuous, but with rings on chains in two colours, motif 23 is possibly the most complicated pattern I've ever tatted! This is my second attempt. The first attempt is a monstrosity that will have to be binned:
One interesting point is that it illustrates the importance of tension in tatting. I shortened the inner chains for the second attempt and there's a much better fit.