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Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Crochet Edging on an Organdy Collar
This collar, vintage 1944 from Spool Cotton Company - Crochet Your Gifts, is a quite an attractive accessory.
It is elegant in its simplicity. Dress it up with a simple black dress, or dress it down and pair it up with a high neck t-shirt; or any points in between. The collar is made up of organdy (did you know that was spelled Organdie in the 1940s?), to which a band of crochet is added. Make it up just like the pattern directs, or frill it up and add a few more rows. The choice is yours, of course ...