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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, 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.
Hi lacy ladies! (and guys, if there are any). I have a few more doilies I'd like help ID'ing. The first and 2nd photo are one and the same. I'm not exactly sure how to call it. Battenberg? Is it tape lace? It looks to be completely handmade and it…Continue
Started by Diane McElhaney. Last reply by Selena Marie Joosten yesterday.
Hi everyone. I love the fact that we live all over the globe and meet here to discuss our love of needlelace. It got me to wondering, what is Lace Making like in your country? It seems like here in the US, you can take up any kind of lace that…Continue
Started by Linda Dumas. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Nov 10.
Hello everyone. This is my very first post in these forums!Just to say I did a bunch of reading and researching online last night to try and identify some linens I have. But I'm still quite lost on lace types. I have some old doilies I'm trying to…Continue
Started by Diane McElhaney. Last reply by Diane McElhaney Nov 5.
Hellooooooooooo! Long time no see!I'm thinking about getting back into lace making - limerick lace that is - and for that I need cotton net.The place where I got it before doesn't sell it any more so I'm looking for a new supplier. Does anyone know…Continue
Started by Debbie Schiel. Last reply by Selena Marie Joosten Oct 28.