For those who want to learn how to make lace, identify lace, design lace, who collect lace, study lace and lace history.

IOLI

Tonder lace made by Doris Southard

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION OF LACE, INC.

http://www.internationalorganizationoflace.org/     The International Organization of Lace, Inc., (formerly The International Old Lacers, Inc.), an organization of predominantly north American members, is sponsoring this network for anyone who loves to talk about handmade lace.  Their official website has information on how to join their organization, about their officers, lending library, and annual conventions. Membership in the International Organization of  Lace, Inc. is not required for participation or membership in laceioli (this site). 

Other IOLI pages on our site:

IOLI group on our network.

Information on the next IOLI convention--  http://laceioli.ning.com/group/international-organization-of-lace-inc/forum/topics/2015-ioli-convention

What are conventions like?  Look here for current discussions.  Look here too.

Devon's photo essay on Sansepolcro Saturday Night

Point ground proficiency program

Tape lace proficiency program

Other sites for IOLI.org

https://www.facebook.com/iolilace

http://www.pinterest.com/iolilace/

KINDS OF LACE, DIFFERENT TYPES OF LACE

Bobbin lace,bobbinlace

Needle lace, needlepoint lace, needlelace, punto in aria

Tatted lace, tatting

Irish crochet, crochet lace

Knitted lace, lace knitting

Embroidery on net, embroidery on hexagonal net, Limerick lace, needlerun lace, tambour lace, tulle embroidery, Lierse lace,Coggeshall lace

Mixed tape lace, Battenberg lace, Branscombe point, Princess lace, Romanian needlepoint lace

Carrickmacross lace

Hardanger Embroidery

Filet lace, lacis, embroidery on knotted square net, filet guipure, filet lacis

Sol lace, Teneriffe lace, Tenerife lace, Nanduti, Nandhuti

Lace history, lace identification, bobbin lace history, history of bobbin lace, kinds of lace

Free patterns, bobbin lace patterns, lace patterns, tatting patterns, free tatting patterns

These are all included in this site.  Click on GROUPS

Some Kinds of Bobbin Lace

Torchon bobbin lace

Point ground bobbin lace, Bucks point lace, Tønder lace, Bayeux lace, Chantilly lace, Blonde bobbin lace, Beveren lace

Bedfordshire bobbin lace, Beds bobbin lace, Thomas Lester lace

Cluny bobbin lace, LePuy guipure, continental guipure, LePuy bobbin lace

Maltese bobbin lace

Continental straight lace, Binche lace, Valenciennes lace, Flanders bobbin lace, Paris bobbin lace, Mechlin lace

Freehand lace, Scania lace

Bobbin tape lace, braid lace, Russian tape lace, Schneeberger, Idrija, Hinojosa, Milanese

Brussels bobbin lace, Duchesse lace, Rosaline bobbin lace, Withof bobbin lace

Bruges bloomwork bobbin lace, Chrysanthemum lace

Mirecourt bobbin lace

Honiton bobbin lace

Bobbin lace patterns, free bobbin lace patterns

Bobbin lace lessons, bobbin lace tutorial, learn how to make bobbin lace    Look here.

These are all included in this site.  Click on GROUPS.

Blog Posts

Still dreaming about Hinojosa Lace...‏..

Had a total hip replacement on December 27th with some minor complications like an infection.  Having plenty of in home PT and visiting nurses.  I must be getting better because now I'm thinking about Hinojosa Lace again.  To see my Dr this morning to find out the next move and I'm getting antsy..!

Posted by Barbara Gordon on January 24, 2017 at 2:38am — 2 Comments

2016

Wishing a happy holiday season to all our members. May your new year be full of lace.

Posted by Administrator on December 24, 2016 at 5:12pm

Just to let you know.....

I've had surgery on my neck last Tuesday the 24th.   Lots of arthritis.  He had to take out each disc, clean it up, put it back in with new spacer bars between them.  Right now....it doesn't feel good at all...!!  Lots of pain today, must be healing...ha, ha!

Hope to get back into things in maybe a week or so...I hope.  Will be thinking of all the projects your doing and I'm not...!

Later friends...

Barbara

I still want to make this…

Continue

Posted by Barbara Gordon on August 29, 2016 at 12:30pm — 4 Comments

Hinojosa Lace...‏

I've seen and heard enough now about the Hinojosa Lace that I have ordered one of the books on it.  Spanish braid lace "Witchstitch" I is the one that I've ordered.  Thanks to Carolina's site I was able to see some of what is in this one ahead of time and the other books also.  Not making any promises here, but I want to make that one stitch and because of that I made some advancement.   I was told that the one stitch I want to do could be made in some of the Milanese Lace, but why not…

Continue

Posted by Barbara Gordon on June 16, 2016 at 7:01am — 2 Comments

 

Latest Activity

Administrator commented on Administrator's group Identification-History
"Lace 20 A & B are definitely needle lace. I see Ardenza bars (where buttonhole stitch is worked…"
14 minutes ago
Administrator commented on Administrator's group Bobbinlace Beginners
"I have now added Jo's link to our MULTI-LINGUAL LACE TERMS page."
43 minutes ago
Jo Edkins commented on Administrator's group Bobbinlace Beginners
"I've done a bit of checking the Dutch version of my website (Which is a bit out of…"
8 hours ago
Nancy M. Terselic commented on Administrator's group Bobbinlace Beginners
"Jo, your website has been translated into at least a couple different languages online.  I…"
19 hours ago
Elizabeth Ligeti replied to Jo Edkins's discussion Working a stitch in the hands rather than on the pillow in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"I marvel at those with the bolster type pillows , and Maltese pillows, who hold all the…"
19 hours ago
Barbara Gordon replied to Jo Edkins's discussion Working a stitch in the hands rather than on the pillow in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"I have done it with my bobbins on the pillow for many years now (although I still have much to…"
22 hours ago
Carolina de la Guardia commented on Administrator's group Identification-History
"The first piece it seems in effect Point de France. The second one, I have my doubts...it is…"
yesterday
Marisa replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"The image in the last link you posted is one that I remember from a discussion that came up in a…"
yesterday
Jo Edkins commented on Administrator's group Bobbinlace Beginners
"There has been various comments about different words and phrases used for the same stitch. In my…"
yesterday
Jo Edkins replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"I am very grateful for the translation of the Spanish! Re "Punto monja" - the description…"
yesterday
Barbara Vanselow commented on Administrator's group Identification-History
"The second piece of lace is very fine and a puzzle to me.lace%20D.jpg Lace%20C.jpg I really…"
yesterday
Barbara Vanselow commented on Administrator's group Identification-History
"I have picture of two more pieces of lace that I would appreciate your comments on.  . The…"
yesterday
Antje González posted photos
yesterday
Administrator replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"Complicated !!!   Thanks"
yesterday
Marisa replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"Okay, here's a translation of the instructions. The stitch uses 4 pairs. 1. TC pairs 3 and 4,…"
Saturday
Administrator replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"Marisa Please do post your notes on that video here. I think it would help answer Jo's…"
Saturday
Marisa replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"Are you asking about the chessboard stitch? I watched the video and took notes on the process, and…"
Friday
Administrator replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"I looked at Jo's link and could not follow what the lady was doing. But possibly it was this…"
Friday
Marisa replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"I love all the different names that exist for stitches, even if they do make communicaton…"
Friday
Administrator replied to Jo Edkins's discussion What is ''punto monja"? in the group Bobbinlace Beginners
"Marisa and Jo I looked at Marisa's link. That looks like the stitch that Doris Southard called…"
Friday

Forum

Is there a type of lace called Brussels Point? 2 Replies

Is there a type of hand made bobbin lace called Brussels Point?Continue

Started by Barbara Vanselow. Last reply by Barbara Vanselow Feb 22.

Me again! Another Brussells? 3 Replies

 Looks a lot like the earlier piece I posted but I'm usually wrong so I need the experts!…Continue

Started by Margo Giroux. Last reply by Margo Giroux Feb 20.

Handkerchief Lace Identification Help Please 4 Replies

Hello, can anyone help me identify the lace of these two hankies please?Thank you,Bobbie …Continue

Started by Bobbie Eccles. Last reply by Bobbie Eccles Jan 24.

Lace TableCloth Identification 1 Reply

Hello, I recently acquired this gorgeous tablecloth but I need help in identifying the type of lace. Thank you so much,BobbieContinue

Started by Bobbie Eccles. Last reply by Administrator Jan 3.

 
 
 

Translate This Site

Photos

Loading…

Notes

HOW THE SOFTWARE WORKS

Created by Administrator Jan 19, 2012 at 7:07pm. Last updated by Administrator Dec 9, 2014.

PHOTOS

Created by Administrator Jan 19, 2012 at 7:29pm. Last updated by Administrator Sep 2, 2014.

How to Post a Long Article

Created by Administrator Mar 7, 2013 at 4:47pm. Last updated by Administrator Mar 7, 2013.

COMMUNITY GUIDELINES

Created by Administrator Jan 19, 2012 at 6:58pm. Last updated by Administrator Dec 20, 2012.

How to embed a video on the IOLI site

Created by Tatman Jan 25, 2012 at 3:26pm. Last updated by Administrator Jan 25, 2012.

Members

Badge

Loading…

Other Events

Laurie Waters has a very substantial EVENTS list on lacenews.

http://lacenews.net/lace-event-calendars/).   

EU Cookie Directive

© 2017   Created by Administrator.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service