Saturday, December 9, 2017

A 9-Square, Square-mesh Scallop Edge with an extra outer point and 1 Final Scallop


This Extra Outer Point Scallop uses just one scallop to form the right vertical side. It has a border of 19 squares, 9 squares across the bottom of the scallop, 6 points along each inside edges of a scallop, and 7 points along the outer side of the right and left scallops.



The instructions for this scallop are as follows:


First Scallop with straight vertical side
Row 1: Net 2 knots in the foundation loop. (2 loops in the row)
Row 2: Net 1 knot in the first loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (3 loops in the row)
Row 3: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (4 loops in the last row)
Row 4: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the last row)
Row 5: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the last row)
Row 6: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the last row)
Row 7: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the last row)
Row 8: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the last row)
Row 9: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (10 loops in the last row)
Row 10: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (11 loops in the last row)
Row 11: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (12 loops in the last row)
Row 12: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (13 loops in the last row)
Row 13: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (14 loops in the last row)
Row 14: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (15 loops in the last row)
Row 15: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (16 loops in the last row)
Row 16: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (17 loops in the last row)
Row 17: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (18 loops in the last row)
Row 18: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (19 loops in the last row)
Row 19: Net 1 knot in each loop. (19 loops in the row)
Row 20: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (20 loops in the last row)
Row 21: Net 1 knot in each loop. (20 loops in the row)
Row 22: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (21 loops in the row)
Row 23: Net 1 knot in each loop. (21 loops in the row)
Row 24: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (22 loops in the row)
Row 25: Net 1 knot in each loop. (22 loops in the row)
Row 26: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (23 loops in the row)
Row 27: Net 1 knot in each loop. (23 loops in the row)
Row 28: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (24 loops in the row)
Row 29: Net 1 knot in each loop. (24 loops in the row)
Row 30: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (25 loops in the row)
Row 31: Net 1 knot in each loop. (25 loops in the row)
Row 32: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (26 loops in the row)
Row 33: Net 1 knot in each loop. (26 loops in the row)
Row 34: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (27 loops in the row)
Row 35: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (26 loops in the row)
Row 36: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (27 loops in the row)
Row 37: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (26 loops in the row)
Row 38: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (27 loops in the row)
Row 39: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (26 loops in the row)
Row 40: Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (26 loops in the row)
Row 41: Net 1 knot in each loop for 20 loops, do NOT net in any more loops for this row. Turn the netting and begin the next row! (20 loops in the row)

Repeating Scallop
Repeat rows 22-41 for as many scallops as desired

Last Scallop with a straight vertical side
Row 1: Net 1 knot in each loop. (20 loops in the row)
Row 2: Net 1 knot in each loop. (20 loops in the row)
Row 3: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (19 loops in the row)
Row 4: Net 1 knot in each loop. (19 loops in the row)
Row 5: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (18 loops in the row)
Row 6: Net 1 knot in each loop. (18 loops in the row)
Row 7: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (17 loops in the row)
Row 8: Net 1 knot in each loop. (17 loops in the row)
Row 9: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (16 loops in the row)
Row 10: Net 1 knot in each loop. (16 loops in the row)
Row 11: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (15 loops in the row)
Row 12: Net 1 knot in each loop. (15 loops in the row)
Row 13: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (14 loops in the row)
Row 14: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (13 loops in the row)
Row 15: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (12 loops in the row)
Row 16: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (11 loops in the row)
Row 17: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (10 loops in the row)
Row 18: Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (9 loops in the row)
Row 19: Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (8 knots and 7 loops in the row)

             
Forming the first square of the netting
1. Remove the foundation loop from row 1 of the netting.
2. Tie the tail onto a tapestry needle, which is used in place of the netting needle.
3. Place the foundation-loop cord through another row of meshes.
4. Tie the foundation-loop cord into a circle and attach it to a tension device.
5. Net the first two loops together without using a mesh stick.


Saturday, December 2, 2017

A third 5-Square, Square-mesh Scallop Edge with an extra outer point and 1 Final Scallop


This Extra Outer Point Scallop uses just one scallop to form the right vertical side. It has a border of 3 squares, 5 squares across the bottom of the scallop, 5 points along each inside edges of a scallop, and 6 points along the outer side of the right and left scallops.



The instructions for this scallop are as follows:

First Vandyke Scallop with straight vertical side
1 Net 2 knots in the foundation loop (2 loops in the row)
2 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (3 loops in the row)
3 Net 1 knot in each loop. (3 loops in the row)
4 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (4 loops in the row)
5 Net 1 knot in each loop. (4 loops in the row)
6 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the row)
7 Net 1 knot in each loop. (5 loops in the row)
8 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
9 Net 1 knot in each loop. (6 loops in the row)
10 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
11 Net 1 knot in each loop. (7 loops in the row)
12 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
13 Net 1 knot in each loop. (8 loops in the row)
14 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)
15 Net 1 knot in each loop. (9 loops in the row)
16 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop.  (10 loops in the row)
17 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (9 loops in the row)
18 Without a mesh stick, net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (10 knots, 9 loops in the row)
19 Net 1 knot in each loop for 4 loops (do NOT net in any more loops for this row), turn the netting and prepare to start the next row, leaving the other 5 loops to form one side of the Vandyke.   (4 loops in the row)

Repeating Vandyke
6-19 Repeat instructions to create new Vandyke.

Final Vandyke
1 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the row)
2 Net 1 knot in each loop. (5 loops in the row)
3 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
4 Net 1 knot in each loop. (6 loops in the row)
5 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
6 Net 1 knot in each loop. (7 loops in the row)
7 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
8 Net 1 knot in each loop. (8 loops in the row)
9 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)
10 Net 1 knot in each loop. (9 loops in the row)
11 Net 1 knot in each loop. (9 loops in the row)
12 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (8 loops in row)
13 Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (6 loops and 7 knots)
             
Forming the first square of the netting
1. Remove the foundation loop from row 1 of the netting.
2. Tie the tail onto a tapestry needle, which is used in place of the netting needle.
3. Place the foundation-loop cord through another row of meshes.
4. Tie the foundation-loop cord into a circle and attach it to a tension device.
5. Net the first two loops together without using a mesh stick.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

A 7-Square, Square-mesh Scallop Edge with an extra outer point and 1 Final Scallop


This Extra Outer Point Scallop uses just one scallop to form the right vertical side. It has a border of 4 squares, 7 squares across the bottom of the scallop, 3 points along each inside edges of a scallop, and 4 points along the outer side of the right and left scallops.



The instructions for this scallop are as follows:

First Vandyke Scallop with straight vertical side
1 Net 2 knots in the foundation loop. (2 loops in the row)
2 Net one knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (3 loops in the row)
3 Net one knot in each loop except for the last loop, net knots in the last loop. (4 loops in the row)
4 Net 1 knot in each loop. (4 loops in the row)
5 Net one knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the row)
6 Net 1 knot in each loop. (5 loops in the row)
7 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
8 Net 1 knot in each loop. (6 loops in the row)
9 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
10 Net 1 knot in each loop. (7 loops in the row)
11 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
12 Net 1 knot in each loop. (8 loops in the row)
13 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)
14 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (8 loops in the row)
15 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)
16 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (8 loops in the row)
17 Without a mesh stick, net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 knots, 8 loops in the row)
18 Net 1 knot in each loop for 5 loops, do NOT net in any more loops for this row. Turn the netting and begin the next row. (5 loops in the row)

Repeating Vandyke
7-18 Repeat instructions to create new Vandyke.

Final Vandyke
1 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
2 Net 1 knot in each loop. (6 loops in the row)
3 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
4 Net 1 knot in each loop. (7 loops in the row)
5 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
6 Net 1 knot in each loop. (8 loops in the row)
7 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)
8 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (8 loops in the row)
9 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (7 loops in the row)
10 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (6 loops in the row)
11 Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (4 loops and 5 knots)  
         
Forming the first square of the netting
1. Remove the foundation loop from row 1 of the netting.
2. Tie the tail onto a tapestry needle, which is used in place of the netting needle.
3. Place the foundation-loop cord through another row of meshes.
4. Tie the foundation-loop cord into a circle and attach it to a tension device.
5. Net the first two loops together without using a mesh stick.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

A 3-Square, Square-mesh Scallop Edge with an extra outer point and 1 Final Scallop


This Extra Outer Point Scallop uses just one scallop to form the right vertical side. It has a border of 4 squares, 3 squares across the bottom of the scallop, 3 points along each inside edges of a scallop, and 4 points along the outer side of the right and left scallops.



The instructions for this scallop are as follows:

First Scallop with straight vertical side
1 Net 2 knots in the foundation loop. (2 loops in the row)
2 Net one knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (3 loops in the row)
3 Net one knot in each loop except for the last loop, net knots in the last loop. (4 loops in the row)
4 Net 1 knot in each loop. (4 loops in the row)
5 Net one knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the row)
6 Net 1 knot in each loop. (5 loops in the row)
7 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
8 Net 1 knot in each loop. (6 loops in the row)
9 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
10 Net 1 knot in each loop. (7 loops in the row)
11 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
12 Net 1 knot in each loop. (8 loops in the row)
13 Without a mesh stick, net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 knots, 8 loops in the row)
14 Net 1 knot in each loop for 5 loops, do NOT net in any more loops for this row. Turn the netting and begin the next row. (5 loops in the row)

Repeating Scallop
7-14 Repeat instructions to create new Vandyke.

Final Scallop
1 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
2 Net 1 knot in each loop. (6 loops in the row)
3 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
4 Net 1 knot in each loop. (7 loops in the row)
5 Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (6 loops in the row)
6 Net 1 knot in each loop.  (6 loops in the row)
7 Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (4 loops and 5 knots)

             
Forming the first square of the netting
6. Remove the foundation loop from row 1 of the netting.
7. Tie the tail onto a tapestry needle, which is used in place of the netting needle.
8. Place the foundation-loop cord through another row of meshes.
9. Tie the foundation-loop cord into a circle and attach it to a tension device.
10. Net the first two loops together without using a mesh stick.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Another 5-Square, Square-mesh Scallop Edge with an extra outer point and 1 Final Scallop


This Extra Outer Point Scallop uses just one scallop to form the right vertical side. It has a border of 10 squares, 5 squares across the bottom of the scallop, 4 points along each inside edges of a scallop, and 5 points along the outer side of the right and left scallops.



The instructions for this scallop are as follows:

First Vandyke Scallop with straight vertical side                                                        
1              Net 2 knots in the foundation loop (2 loops in the row)
2              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (3 loops in the row)
3              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (4 loops in the row)
4              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the row)
5              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
6              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
7              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
8              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)
9              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (10 loops in the row)
10           Net 1 knot in each loop. (10 loops in the row)
11           Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (11 loops in the row)
12           Net 1 knot in each loop. (11 loops in the row)
13           Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (12 loops in the row)
14           Net 1 knot in each loop. (12 loops in the row)
15           Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (13 loops in the row)
16           Net 1 knot in each loop. (13 loops in the row)
17           Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (14 loops in the row)
18           Net 1 knot in each loop. (14 loops in the row)
19           Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (15 loops in the row)
20           Net 1 knot in each loop. (15 loops in the row)
21           Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (16 loops in the row)
22           Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (15 loops in the row)
23           Without a mesh stick, net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick, net 1 knot in each loop, except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (15 loops, 16 knots in the row)
24           Net 1 knot in each loop for 11 loops (do NOT net in any more loops for this row), turn the netting and prepare to start the next row, leaving the other 5 loops to form one side of the Vandyke.   (11 loops in the row)
Repeating Vandyke
13-24     Repeat instructions to create new Vandyke.
Final Vandyke
1              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (12 loops in the row)
2              Net 1 knot in each loop. (12 loops in the row)
3              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (11 loops in the row)
4              Net 1 knot in each loop. (11 loops in the row)
5              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (10 loops in the row)
6              Net 1 knot in each loop. (10 loops in the row)
7              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (9 loops in the row)
8              Net 1 knot in each loop. (9 loops in the row)
9              Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (8 loops in row)
10           Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (7 loops in row)
11           Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (5 loops and 6 knots) 
Forming the first square of the netting
  1. Remove the foundation loop from row 1 of the netting.           
  2. Tie the tail onto a tapestry needle, which is used in place of the netting needle.
  3. Place the foundation-loop cord through another row of meshes.           
  4. Tie the foundation-loop cord into a circle and attach it to a tension device.
  5. Net the first two loops together without using a mesh stick.     

Saturday, November 4, 2017

A 5-Square, Square-mesh Scallop Edge with an extra outer point and 1 Final Scallop


The odd scallops, just like the Vandykes, can also have an extra outer point on the outside side of the left and right most scallops.




This Extra Outer Point Scallop uses just one scallop to form the right vertical side. It has a border of 10 squares, 5 squares across the bottom of the scallop, 3 points along each inside edges of a scallop, and 4 points along the outer side of the right and left scallops.

The instructions for this scallop are as follows:

First Vandyke Scallop with straight vertical side                                                        
1.       Net 2 knots in the foundation loop (2 loops in the row)
2.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (3 loops in the row)
3.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (4 loops in the row)
4.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the row)
5.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
6.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
7.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
8.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)
9.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (10 loops in the row)
10.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (10 loops in the row)
11.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (11 loops in the row)
12.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (11 loops in the row)
13.    Net one knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (12 loops in the row)                    
14.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (12 loops in the row)
15.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (13 loops in the row)
16.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (13 loops in the row)
17.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (14 loops in the row)
18.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (14 loops in the row)
19.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (15 loops in the row)
20.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (14 loops in the row)
21.    Without a mesh stick, net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (15 knots, 14 loops in the row)
22.    Net 1 knot in each loop for 11 loops, do NOT net in any more loops for this row. Turn the netting and begin the next row. (11 loops in the row)

Repeating Vandyke
13-22     Repeat instructions to create new Vandyke.

Final Vandyke                      
1.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (10 loops in the row)
2.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (10 loops in the row)
3.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (9 loops in the row)
4.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (9 loops in the row)
5.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (8 loops in the row)
6.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (8 loops in the row)
7.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (7 loops in row)
8.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (6 loops in row)
9.       Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (4 loops and 5 knots)      

Forming the first square of the netting
  1. Remove the foundation loop from row 1 of the netting.           
  2. Tie the tail onto a tapestry needle, which is used in place of the netting needle.
  3. Place the foundation-loop cord through another row of meshes.           
  4. Tie the foundation-loop cord into a circle and attach it to a tension device.         
Net the first two loops together without using a mesh stick.     

Saturday, October 28, 2017

A Second Basic 3-Square, Square-mesh Scallop with 2 Final Scallops


This Basic Scallop uses two scallops to form the right vertical side. It has a border of 8 squares, 3 points along each side of a scallop, and 3 squares across the bottom of the scallop.





The instructions for this scallop are as follows:

First Vandyke Scallop with straight vertical side
1.       Net 2 knots in the foundation loop          (2 loops in the row)
2.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (3 loops in the row)
3.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (4 loops in the row)
4.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the row)
5.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
6.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
7.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
8.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)           
9.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (9 loops in the row)
10.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop.  (10 loops in the row)
11.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (10 loops in the row)
12.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop.  (11 loops in the row)
13.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (11 loops in the row)
14.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop.  (12 loops in the row)
15.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (12 loops in the row)
16.    Without a mesh stick, net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (12 knots, 13 loops in the row)
17.    Net 1 knot in each loop for 9 loops (do NOT net in any more loops for this row), turn the netting and prepare to start the next row, leaving the other 3 loops to form one side of the Vandyke.   (9 loops in the row)

Repeating Vandyke                                            
10-17     Repeat instructions to create new Vandyke.

Final Vandyke      
1.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop.  (10 loops in the row)
2.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (10 loops in the row)
3.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop.  (11 loops in the row)
4.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (11 loops in the row)
5.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop.  (12 loops in the row)
6.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (12 loops in the row)
7.       Without a mesh stick, net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (12 knots, 11 loops in the row)
8.       Net 1 knot in each loop for 8 loops (do NOT net in any more loops for this row), turn the netting and prepare to start the next row, leaving the other 3 loops to form one side of the Vandyke.   (8 loops in the row)
9.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (7 loops in row)
10.    Net 1 knot in each loop.             (7 loops in the row)
11.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (6 loops in row)
12.    Net 1 knot in each loop.             (6 loops in the row)
13.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (5 loops in row)
14.    Net 1 knot in each loop.             (5 loops in the row)
15.    Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (3 loops and 4 knots)
               
                
Forming the first square of the netting
  1. Remove the foundation loop from row 1 of the netting.           
  2. Tie the tail onto a tapestry needle, which is used in place of the netting needle.
  3. Place the foundation-loop cord through another row of meshes.           
  4. Tie the foundation-loop cord into a circle and attach it to a tension device.    
  5. Net the first two loops together without using a mesh stick.     

Saturday, October 21, 2017

A Basic 3-Square, Square-mesh Scallop with 2 Final Scallops


This Basic Scallop uses two scallops to form the right vertical side. It has a border of 9 squares, 3 points along each side of a scallop, and 3 squares across the bottom of the scallop.




The instructions for this scallop are as follows:

First Vandyke Scallop with straight vertical side
1.       Net 2 knots in the foundation loop          (2 loops in the row)
2.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (3 loops in the row)
3.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (4 loops in the row)
4.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (5 loops in the row)
5.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (6 loops in the row)
6.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (7 loops in the row)
7.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (8 loops in the row)
8.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (9 loops in the row)           
9.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (10 loops in the row)
10.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (10 loops in the row)
11.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (11 loops in the row)
12.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (11 loops in the row)
13.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (12 loops in the row)
14.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (12 loops in the row)
15.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (13 loops in the row)
16.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (13 loops in the row)
17.    Without a mesh stick, net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (14 knots, 13 loops in the row)
18.    Net 1 knot in each loop for 10 loops (do NOT net in any more loops for this row), turn the netting and prepare to start the next row, leaving the other 3 loops to form one side of the Vandyke.   (3 loops in the row)
               
Repeating Vandyke                                            
11-18     Repeat instructions to create new Vandyke.

Final Vandyke                      
1.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (11 loops in the row)
2.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (11 loops in the row)
3.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (12 loops in the row)
4.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (12 loops in the row)
5.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last loop, net 2 knots in the last loop. (13 loops in the row)
6.       Net 1 knot in each loop. (13 loops in the row)
7.       Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (11 loops and 12 knots)
8.       Net 1 knot in each loop for 8 loops (do NOT net in any more loops for this row), turn the netting and prepare to start the next row, leaving the other 3 loops to form one side of the Vandyke.   (8 loops in the row)
9.       Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (7 loops in the row)
10.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (7 loops in the row)
11.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (6 loops in the row)
12.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (6 loops in the row)
13.    Net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together.  (5 loops in the row)
14.    Net 1 knot in each loop. (5 loops in the row)
15.    Without a mesh stick net 1 knot in the first loop, now with a mesh stick net 1 knot in each loop except for the last 2 loops, net those 2 loops together. (3 loops and 4 knots)
        
               
Forming the first square of the netting
  1. Remove the foundation loop from row 1 of the netting.           
  2. Tie the tail onto a tapestry needle, which is used in place of the netting needle.
  3. Place the foundation-loop cord through another row of meshes.           
  4. Tie the foundation-loop cord into a circle and attach it to a tension device. 
  5. Net the first two loops together without using a mesh stick.