Thanks for your information. As for what I want to do with them, first I wanted to learn more about them, which this site has done, second I want to give them to people who would appreciate them. We have a big museum here in Wilmington,…"
"Can anyone help me out? I have inherited lace from my Mother, Aunt, and Grandmother. I don't know how to describe it, other than "lace". My grandparents were from Ireland. The group for Identification has told me that these pieces are…"
This style of crochet is intended to imitate true filet lacis. It has the same rectangular base with dense and open areas. Crocheters have figured out how to imitate many different kinds of lace. It is much faster to make that the…"
"011 is filet lacis (has several other names) - knotted square mesh with darning stitches and other stitches
019 looks like crochet. I think I see chains and that is the characteristic of crochet.
022 is also crochet"
"In Mary Schaefer's Photos (12)
I thought that these were filet:Antique lace 4Antique lace 9Antique lace 11
I'm not sure about Antique lace 2. It has that very regular look that I associate with filet,, but it's very filled in,…"
Welcome. Please read all the NOTES. They explain our policies, and how the software works. Join any groups that interest you. We do have one for IDENTIFICATION-HISTORY. You could post photos of your pieces there and ask for responses. If you have any questions about this site, contact me and I'll try to jhelp.