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I have a request: some help with translation of a Dutch text. I have a book by Jan Geelen on Rosaline bobbin lace. For most of the book I can just follow the diagrams. But the very beginning has a…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Johanne Lang-Davis Dec 5, 2017.
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 have written to them about this. There is, of course, the…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Administrator Nov 7, 2016.
This was in the collection of Elizabeth Kurella when I photographed it. See the whole thing at: http://lynxlace.com/bobbinlace18th.html 2/3 way down. #37. Brussels bobbin lace early 18th century.
HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYBODY
I am resolving to finish 2 projects I have set up. One is a Binche learning piece, which is quite difficult for me. I am intimidated by it. The 2nd is a floral Bucks which I intend to decorate a purse. (Enlarged and worked in thick thread so it will hold up to use) This one also intimidates me. I have been using my cat as an excuse, but he has calmed down. I keep on thinking of simple projects that won't take a lot of…Continue
Posted on December 31, 2017 at 9:23pm — 6 Comments
Wishing a happy holiday season to all our members. May your new year be full of lace.
Posted on December 24, 2016 at 5:12pm