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. Last reply by Teri Dow Feb 16.
Haven't posted here for a long time. Haven't done any needle lace either for a long time. I've been busy raising two children! Anyway, I learnt how to make a needle lace net years ago and I'm wondering if I can use this skill to make a climbing net…Continue
Started by Debbie Schiel Feb 11.
I have a question about a project i'm working on. I have a piece that is modern with mesc. stitches on it. the picture i drew has large areas of straight lines like squares on top of rectangles as well as as long lines that go from top left down to…Continue
Started by julianna mann. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Feb 2.
Wishing everyone a very happy Christmas. I hope you manage to find time to play with needle and thread at some point over the festive period. Looking forward to the Winter Solstice tomorrow and the gradually increasing daylight hours, so full of…Continue
Started by Teri Dow. Last reply by Teri Dow Dec 20, 2016.