Spiral Bookmark – adapted from edging #1, page 23 in Tatting Doilies & Edgings, Dover Press, edited by Rita Weiss 2 shuttles

, 2 colors All rings are 10 – 10 (or 10 + 10 if joined) Color A: R 10 – 10 R 10 – 10, rw SS (switch shuttles) Ch, with color A, 5 – 5 – 5 – 5, rw (3 picots) Color B: *R 10 + prev r in Color A,10, clr R 10 – 10 R 10 – 10, rw SS, Ch in same color (B) 5 – 5 – 5 – 5, rw** Color A: Repeat * - ** as with color B Repeat these 2 color changes for 7 chain loops or desired length, ending with opposite color of starting. There will be 8 sets of rings, including the first 2 ring set. Ch with color B for turn: 5 – 5 – 5 – 5 – 5 – 5, rw (5 picots) (second side) Color A: 2 rings, join 1st r to last r of color B, join 2nd r of color A to middle r of last color B, rw SS, ch 5 – 5 – 5 – 5, rw Color B: 3 rings, joining 1st r to last r of prev color and middle r of same color opposite in same join. Join 2nd r to joining p of opposite color A and color B rings in one join. Join 3rd r to middle p of opposite color on opposite side. Continue through length of bookmark, alternating colors. At end, to turn, 5 – 5 – 5 – 5 – 5 – 5, j to base of 1st r. A tassel can be looped through either end.

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