lace crochet doesn't use a specific pattern, but these two rose patterns will get
you started on the technique. You can use these patterns as written or
interpret them to make the final motif your own.
Designer: Maire Treanor
Finished Sizes: Small Irish Rose: 1¼" across in size 20
thread, 1¾" across in size 10 thread; Wild Irish Rose: 2½" across in
size 20 thread, 4¼" across in size 10 thread.
Yarn: Size 10 or 20 mercerized cotton thread.
Hook Size: 10 (1 mm; for size 20 thread) or size 7 (1.65 mm;
for size 10 thread) steel hook. Gauge is not critical for this pattern.