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Tat Fact #2 Shuttle Tatting History

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One theory is that modern tatted lace originated in the early 19th century from fisherman. The fisherman used the hitch knot (cow-hitch and half-hitch) to make their fishing nets and create decorative netting with intricate designs for the ship. 58 more words


Tat Fact #1 Tatting technique

The Shuttle Tatting technique is actually closest to micro macrame.

Tatting is a knotted lace technique. Hundreds and sometimes thousands of tiny double knots called Hitch, Cow Hitch, Double Hitch or Lark’s Head, are tied to form rings, chains and picots.