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Lace ribbon identification

Hi everyone! I recently came across this amazing lace ribbon, with dragons and shields. Can someone tell me what type this is and if it's h…

Started by Emily Bernardini

3 Oct 29
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Guild of Needlelaces

It is very sad that the Guild of Needlelaces is closing down.   Oh Dear! another handcraft that is lacking support.  All this Political Cor…

Started by Elizabeth Ligeti

1 Oct 26
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Vologda Lace

Does anyone know of a place I can get a book on how to do Vologda Lace.  All the ones I have seen which includes even a textbook with step…

Started by Londa Norman

2 Aug 6
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Found a maker for hatpin type of lace pins

At a recent art show in my town, I connected with a glass and bead worker named Lisa Walsh who was intrigued by my question about making gl…

Started by Nancy Curtiss

1 May 24
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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 Apr 29
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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