Another recuperating being out there inspired this.Ohhhh, I really like it this time! But, I will send it off tomorrow with my best wishes.
I do like this pattern....from Judith Connor's Tatting Adventures with beads, shuttle and needle. The thread is Lisbeth #20, and it is a wonderfully soft lilac shade.
Also fooling around with SCMR"s:
That border? Only fifteen more repeats (it seems ENDLESS) and then I get to sew it on to the hanky!