Copyright 2004 Ruth Perry
The 4 leaf variety of Celtic Clover is nearly the same as the 3 leaf Shamrock pattern we did yesterday. The diagram below shows the 3 leaf pattern in black with the added chain stitches in orange.
Shuttle and ball CTM
Begin with a picot or on a paper clip to leave a small loop to join the end of the first row.
Chain ( 8 - 16 - 8 - 8 - 16 - 8 - 8 - 16 - 8 - 8 - 16 - 8 )
Weave the Celtic knot for the earring in the Celtic Tatting Knots and Patterns book
Tie the end to the beginning
Leaf Outline row
Chain ( 17 + 17 + 17 ++ [ Join to the picot of both the first and center loops here ]Chain ( 17 + 17 ++ [ Join to the picot of both the center and third loops here ]Chain ( 17 + 17 + 17 )
Join to the beginning picot