"Thank you all! I agree, the "cantu" look is definitely there and so lovely and yet it's got a tape lace effect to it as well. Thank you sooo much for finding it! Now to try it.... You ALL are wonderful! Thank you so much again :)"
"The pattern is from the book called "Chrysanthemum Lace" An Introduction to Chrysanthemum Bobbin Lace by Cathleen Belleville. In her book she says that this type of lace was developed in the early 20th century and is similar in…"
"I have heard chrysanthemum work described as a variety of Bloomwork. But to me it looks more like a version of Milanese, using a very limited number of fancy stitches. Usually, as in this piece, one have of each petal or leaf is in cloth stitch, and…"
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