"I use long fine silk pins and larger ones for the picots. Depending on the pricking, you can leave your pins up if you are doing something straight such as a bookmark. If your pattern follows a curve such as a circle, you will want to push…"
"This is a lovely piece - and I look forward to seeing your Ostrich when it is finished. Holly has done so well in making these patterns up from the Lester Lace, so that they can be made nowadays, too. I love Lester lace!"
"I started in 1994, so 22 years. I love Milanese, Beds and now Binche. My husband bought me a book on Beds (which was just eye candy) when I first started lacemaking and I told him that I doubted I would ever make it as the designs to me looked…"
"The contemporary lace is interesting, but under Other Albums I noticed that several seem to be copies of pages from books and maybe the whole book in some cases. I guess that copyright doesn't exist in Spain or wherever these photos were posted…"
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