Mary Schaefer
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  • Dover, DE 19904
  • United States

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Mary Schaefer commented on Lorelei Halley Administrator's group Irish Crochet and Crochetted Lace
"Hi Jenny, 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,…"
Jul 12
Mary Schaefer commented on Lorelei Halley Administrator's group Irish Crochet and Crochetted Lace
"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…"
Jul 10
Lorelei Halley Administrator replied to Mary Schaefer's discussion Help identifying old lace in the group Identification-History
"If you want to see more detail on any of these photos look underneath the photo on the right side. Click on VIEW FULL SIZE. Then, for more detail, where you see a + click on the image."
Jul 9
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Jul 9
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Antique lace 9

"filet crochet. 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…"
Jul 9
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Antique lace 4

"filet lacis"
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Lorelei Halley Administrator replied to Mary Schaefer's discussion Help identifying old lace in the group Identification-History
"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"
Jul 9
Carolina de la Guardia replied to Mary Schaefer's discussion Help identifying old lace in the group Identification-History
"Image 0011, is Embroidered net.  Image 0019 and 0022 are crochet lace."
Jul 9
Jo Edkins replied to Mary Schaefer's discussion Help identifying old lace in the group Identification-History
"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,…"
Jul 9
Claudia Crowley replied to Mary Schaefer's discussion Help identifying old lace in the group Identification-History
"I agree with Jo. The first one appears to be filet, embroidery on square net. The others are crochet."
Jul 9
Jo Edkins replied to Mary Schaefer's discussion Help identifying old lace in the group Identification-History
"I'm not an expert, but I think most of the pieces are crochet. Modern crochet is often done with coloured wool, so looks superficially different, but the stitches are the…"
Jul 9

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What is your primary lace interest? Feel free to check more than one.
collector, lace historian
What kinds of lace do you make or collect?
Irish
What kinds of lace do you want to learn?
Just more knowledge
Tell us more about your lace interests.
I have inherited a number of very beautiful pieces and I would like to learn more about them.

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At 7:12pm on July 5, 2021, Lorelei Halley Administrator said…

Mary

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.

 
 
 

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