Make, learn and talk about needle lace.
For those who want to learn needlelace
Learn how to make needle lace, find a needle lace tutorial or online needle lace lessons.
Merletto ad ago, punto in aria
La Dentelle a l'aiguille
Talk about and study the construction details of historic needle laces. Distinguish different types of needle lace. Needle lace identification.
Design modern creative needle lace. Contemporary needle lace
Needle lace stitches
This network is for true needlelace. Specific styles include Venetian Gros Point, Point de Gaze, Alencon, Alençon, Point de Sedan, point de France, rose point, point de neige, coralline, aemilia ars, reticello, and the knotted needle laces such as puncetto, bebilla & knotted Mediterranean needle laces.
We also include filet lace and the sol laces.
Note: If I have posted this in the wrong place, please let me know or feel free to move it. I'm just a "newbie" around here and trying to find my way around! :-DI first became interested in making needlelace after being given a “scrap box” of lace…Continue
Started by Lagartija. Last reply by Lagartija Feb 7.
Matthew Gnagy on facebook has posted some photos of punto in aria really worked "in the air". He is doing it freehand, like puncetto or oya, but the designs are more similar to geometric needle lace. I have not heard of this before. I am not aware…Continue
Started by Lorelei Halley. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Jan 13.
I am working some samples for a special display, and working some unfinished pieces showing how Needle lace is made. I have 2 flowers, the same design, side by side - and I am working one Aemillia Ars way, and the other one the laid outline way. (My…Continue
Started by Elizabeth Ligeti.. Last reply by Elizabeth Ligeti. Dec 17, 2015.