If you have never tried to knit a doily, or always been afraid too. No worries! This is the easiest of doilies to knit! You will have it done in no time too, as it is fast to make. The super easy eyelet lace pattern, takes your from edge to center. A small seam to sew. Then wet, and shape as directed. IT is so pretty when completed! Finished size is about 12 inches in diameter. Uses crochet thread, and knitting needles, US # 4, 16 circular type.