For those who love hand made lace.
True needlelace is made only with needle and thread, on a temporary backing.
Latest Activity: Sep 14, 2021
NEEDLELACETALK is a network I created on ning in February of 2010, for true needlelace.
Needlelacetalk includes reticello, Pag, Turkish/Armenian oya, and puncetto, as well as traditional western European needle laces such as Alencon, point de gaze and gros point.
Margaret Ruhland, a member of needlelacetalk, has recently added a great many close up photos of antique needle laces in her collection. Worth looking at: http://needlelacetalk.ning.com/photo/album/listForOwner?screenName=10ruuhbhzdyhd
Each of her albums is a different piece.
I've finished the bookmark sampler except for the buttonhole stitch edging, but I'm not happy with the center section. Yes, it's my first piece, but it bugs me, and I'm thinking of cutting out and…Continue
Started by Trinity. Last reply by Elizabeth Ligeti Sep 14, 2021.