All Groups (39)

  • Carrickmacross Lace

    39 members Latest Activity: Jun 5, 2016

    Carrickmacross originated in Ireland in the 19th century and involves fine cotton fabric appliqued onto machine made net, with embroidery and…

  • Withof

    38 members Latest Activity: Feb 8

    Withof Duchesse bobbin lace is a 20th century invention, derived from Sluis Duchesse (Dutch duchesse).  The major innovation is the use of a…

  • Mixed Tape Laces

    41 members Latest Activity: Nov 28, 2018

    Specific types are Battenberg lace, Branscombe point, Princess lace, Borris lace or Romanian Needlepoint Lace.

    These laces have a narrow…

  • Torchon

    199 members Latest Activity: Apr 17

    Torchon bobbin lace is a geometric lace with a mesh ground.  It is very popular with lacemakers.  Includes the 's-Gravenmoerse motif.

  • Irish Crochet and Crochetted Lace

    99 members Latest Activity: May 13

    Irish crochet is made with a typical crochet hook, but always includes shaped motifs and may have some raised cords or layered bits.  It is…

  • Point Ground Laces

    146 members Latest Activity: May 4

    Point ground laces include Bucks point, Tonder, Bayeux, Chantilly, Blonde, Beveren and others that use the CTTT ground.  During the 19th century…

  • Maltese

    21 members Latest Activity: Sep 4, 2017

    Maltese bobbin lace is generally considered to be a guipure straight lace,  It often, but not always, uses a braid based (plait based) ground.  It…

  • Knitted Lace and Lace Knitting

    67 members Latest Activity: May 13

    Knitted lace can be made into clothing, veils and shawls, tablecloths.  And it can use very fine yarns.  I've heard that “lace knitting” is…

  • Cluny, LePuy and Continental Guipure

    34 members Latest Activity: Jan 8

    This group is for Cluny, LePuy and continental guipure bobbin laces -- straight laces with a 4 strand braid/plait ground.  Designs may be…

  • Bedfordshire

    68 members Latest Activity: Apr 17

    Bedfordshire bobbin lace is a braid/plait based straight lace.  The designs usually involve a graceful clothwork trail that meanders through the…

  • Honiton

    37 members Latest Activity: Jan 8

    Honiton bobbin lace is a very fine and delicate part lace.  Motifs are shaped by adding and removing threads as needed. It was based in…

  • Bruges Bloomwork

    42 members Latest Activity: May 13

    Bruges Bloomwork and Chrysanthemum Work.  Bloomwork is a fairly coarse and simple part lace with a limited set of standard motifs.  Any design is…

  • Embroidered Net

    39 members Latest Activity: May 13

    Tulle embroidery.  There are 2 kinds of embroidery on hexagonal net: Needlerun embroidery (Limerick), and tambour work, made with a tambour…

  • Bookreviews

    17 members Latest Activity: May 17

    A place for members to post book reviews, new books, old books.

  • laceauthors

    9 members Latest Activity: Jul 20, 2016

    For authors of lace books to discuss issues of publication, printing, copyright, software, print on demand, ebooks, etc.

  • Designing Bobbin Lace

    104 members Latest Activity: May 17

    For those who want to talk about designing bobbin lace, whatever style.

  • Cantu-puntoVenezia

    37 members Latest Activity: Jun 16

    Cantu bobbin lace is a variety of tape lace, but uses a bundle to travel threads from one part of the design to another, a technique not used in…

  • Bobbin made tape laces (braid laces)

    122 members Latest Activity: Apr 27

    Varieties of this kind include Russian tape lace, Schneeberger lace, Idrija lace, Lepoglava, Hinojosa and Milanese.  These laces are popular…

  • Bobbinlace Beginners

    276 members Latest Activity: Apr 13

    For all beginners in bobbin lace who need a little help, and for experienced lace makers who are willing to assist.  Learn how to make bobbin…

Translate This Site

Notes

HOW THE SOFTWARE WORKS

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

PHOTOS

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

How to Post a Long Article

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

COMMUNITY GUIDELINES

Created by Lorelei Halley Administrator Jan 19, 2012 at 6:58pm. Last updated by Lorelei Halley 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 Lorelei Halley Administrator Jan 25, 2012.

Groups

Members

Badge

Loading…

Events

Other Events

Laurie Waters has a very substantial EVENTS list on lacenews.

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

EU Cookie Directive

© 2019   Created by Lorelei Halley Administrator.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service