This background netting appears in an Encyclopedia of Needlework by Therese de Dillmont. Few month ago I was asked to help to crochet this netting. The netting itself is not difficult, but it is very intricate, and even I have this book for a long time, I didn’t think of making a pattern of this netting thinking that the pattern is in the book.
As I was making this netting, a lot of other ideas came to mind - there are more ways of making this netting and try different designs. One of them I would like to present to you looks like this