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French Chateau Laces

French Chateau Laces                © J. Ames 2013 Imagine owning 18 chateaux! This is the happy circumstance of a lace collector in Maine…

Started by J. Ames

76 5 hours ago
Reply by Devon Thein

Thread substitute for Ulrike Voelcker Torchon Shawl pattern

Does anyone have any experience with one of the shawl patterns from Ulrike Voelcker's Torchon workbook?  Specifically the prickings from th…

Started by Dawn Borror

1 Apr 11
Reply by Gabriele Patzner

Is there a type of lace called Brussels Point?

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

Started by Barbara Vanselow

2 Feb 22
Reply by Barbara Vanselow

Me again! Another Brussells?

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

Started by Margo Giroux

3 Feb 20
Reply by Margo Giroux

Handkerchief Lace Identification Help Please

Hello, can anyone help me identify the lace of these two hankies please? Thank you, Bobbie  IMG_1152.jpg      IMG_1153.jpg IMG_1154.jpg   I…

Started by Bobbie Eccles

4 Jan 24
Reply by Bobbie Eccles

Lace TableCloth Identification

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

Started by Bobbie Eccles

1 Jan 3
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Looking for a book....pattern!

I am looking for a book of designs done by B. Cook.  I had seen where someone had done this one pattern (will enclose), and so I went on a…

Started by Barbara Gordon

6 Jan 2
Reply by Barbara Gordon

Polish lace

Thank you to whomever posted the links to the Polish lace site! After I successfully downloaded the patterns, I printed them out but now I'…

Started by Susan Hottle

0 Nov 16, 2016

Ning fee

I just found out today that ning is raising their annual hosting free from $239.90 to $588. Up til now the IOLI has been paying our fee. I…

Started by Administrator

8 Nov 7, 2016
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Auction Early November - Lots of nice lace

I ran across this site.  There are many examples of nice lace and embroideries to inspire.

Started by Robert B

2 Nov 4, 2016
Reply by Robert B


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