Ñanduti is a traditional Paraguayan embroidered lace introduced by Spaniards. It has a spoke-like structure of foundation threads upon which many patterns are embroidered.
Materials used for the sample
• [A] 2-3 ply cotton thread, 25 g per 110m
• [B] cotton thread for lace making, 25 g per 222m
Crochet UK abbreviations
Double crochet (dc)
Slip stitch (ss)
Make four flower motifs with cotton thread [A] (see Nanduti flower motif).
With cotton thread [B], connect motifs with chains and double crochet, referring to diagram A and B.
Connect the remaining edges as shown in diagram B.
Work outer edge as shown in diagram C and D.