knitted rose medallion by Thérèse de Dillmont

knitted rose medallion

This pattern is available for free.

This is a vintage rose pattern in the round using 4 needles.

Fig. 480 “Design for bedspread with knitted medallion” in the Encyclopedia of Needlework.

Fig. 398 “Rose for knitting” in Gutenberg version.

Errata available at mintyrae’s project.

Note: The Encyclopedia of Needlework was first published in 1884, but Ravelry doesn’t seem to let you choose a date before 1901. :cry:

Leisure Arts #5516:
“Springtime Leaves”
Aunt Lydia’s Bamboo Crochet (Size 10)
19 stitches = 2 inches
in circular stockinette
US 1 - 2.25 mm needles
7.5-inch (19 cm) diameter

Practical Knitting:
“Octagonal Motif”
Twilleys of Stamford No 5 Lyscordet Crochet Cotton
8 stitches and 10 rows = 1 inch
in Stockinette stitch
US 2 - 2.75 mm needles
approx. 23 cm in diameter

Knitted Lace