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I have an old crochet curtain made with fine thread, made more than 6-7 decades ago by an ancestor, which is torn in some parts. How can I repair that? I do not have the pattern. I am familiar with crochet and have done some work - usually following given patterns. It would be wonderful if I can retsore this delicate, lacy curtain with your help and advice. Thank you for your help.


Thanks for the question.

Repairs are very tricky, but with patience, can be done.

I have attached a links that will help you.

I do hope this will help. Good luck with the repair.

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Ed Matos


I am able to assist with reading patterns, in any format. I been crocheting for about 20+ years. Specialty in intricate pattern, adding bead, sequence, etc.


Crochet, all type patterns. My favorite project to work on are baptism gowns, done in size 10 threads.

I am self taught. I have taught hundreds of students, of all ages and genders the art of crochet.

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I have won various first price ribbons at fairs

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