Left Worker: Place 2 green bows on AB right. Place 2 red bows on CD right. Place 2 black bows on AB left. Place 2 white bows on CD left.

Right Worker: Place 2 green bows on AB left. Place 2 red bows on CD left. Place 2 black bows on AB right. Place 2 white bows on CD right.

- LW: A right through B C D right & D C B left take A left unreversed

RW: A left through B C D left & D C B right take A right unreversed - LW: Raise left bows

RW: Raise right bows - LW: D left take D right unreversed

RW: D right take D left unreversed - LW: Lower right bows (bottom A right to B?)

RW: Lower left bows - Exchange LW A right with RW A left unreversed
- Exchange LW A left with RW A right unreversed
- LW: Reverse all bows

RW: Reverse all bows - Repeat Steps 1-7 until green loops are on LW AB left and RW AB right
- LW: A left through B C D left & D C B right take A right unreversed

RW: A right through B C D right & D C B left take A left unreversed - LW: Raise right bows

RW: Raise left bows - LW: D right take D left unreversed

RW: D left take D right unreversed - LW: Lower left bows (bottom A left to B?)

RW: Lower right bows - Exchange LW A right with RW A left unreversed
- Exchange LW A left with RW A right unreversed
- LW: Reverse all bows

RW: Reverse all bows - Repeat Steps 9-15 until green loops are on LW AB right and RW AB left

Penne powne .16. take 4 grene bowis & set hem on A B of ȝour next handes & 4 red bowis on C D in þe sam handes & 4 blake bowis on A B in owr farther handes & 4 whyght or [br] blew on C D in þe sam handes & worke as in þe brod cheueron of 16 bowis tyll þat þe grene bowis be on A B on ȝour farder handes then xal ȝe worke with ȝowr farþer handes as ȝe dyd with ȝowr next handes tyll þat þe grene be a geyne on A B on owr [1 ner] farþer handes þan ȝe may be gyn a geyne and þu wylt make it rovnd do in þe sam maner as is to for seyd & when ȝe haue changyd þe ouer bowis of owr next handes ȝe schal þen chang þe ouer bowis of owr farþer handes

A lace pen powerer: Take 4 bowes of grene and set on A, B on ȝowr next hondys, & 4 rede bowes on C, D on ȝouur next hondys, and 4 blake bowes on A, B on ȝouur ferþer hond, and iiij whyte oþer blew on C, D on ȝouur ferþer hondys. And þenne wyrke as in þe cheueron brode of 16 bowes tyl þe grene bowes be on A, B on ȝouur ferþer hondys. Þen schall ȝe wyrke w^{t} ȝouur ferþer hondys as ȝe dud w^{t} ȝouur next hondes tyl þe grene bowes be aȝen on A, B on ȝouur next hondys, and þen begyn aȝen. & yf þ^{u} wol make þ^{e} lace round do in þe maner as aforand; & when ȝe haue changed þe ouer bowes of ȝouur next hondys ȝe schul change þe ouer bowes of ȝouur ferþer hondz, and begyn aȝen.

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