Paisley Doily - free crochet pattern by Ann Reillet at Crochet Thread.
Paisley motifs in Russian, with lots of pictures and charts.
Paisley or Paisley pattern is a droplet-shaped vegetable motif of Indian and Persian origin, similar to half of the Yin yang symbol. The pattern is sometimes called “Persian pickles” by American traditionalists.
How to create paisly crochet work