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.
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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.
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Started by Lorelei Halley Oct 5.
Hi all! Thanks for letting me join this group. I live in Amish country, Pennsylvania, for just over two years now. I love working with a needle, and recently noticed needlelace. I realized after looking at more on it, that I have done some without…Continue
Started by Bobbi Senior. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Aug 17.
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Started by Lorelei Halley. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Jul 21.
I'm looking for a couple YARDS of a cotton net fabric (AKA bobinette, cotton tulle?) to use as a base/background for needle lace on the back (top) of a dress. I'm not sure if I have the correct name for it. It's what I see in the background on this…Continue
Started by Debbie Schiel. Last reply by Nora Finnegan Jun 27.