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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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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Some limbs worked in Burano double Scacola with an additional shimmery thread.
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Elizabeth Ligeti. commented on Lorelei Halley's group Guild of Needle Laces
"Wow! What a great collection of leaves and flowers. I am so glad you got such a good…"
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"Dear Lorelei, Thank you for accepting my application and for recommending Ioli, I am already part…"
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Needlelace for Everyone at Hertfordshire, England

October 8, 2016 from 10am to 4pm
The Guild of Needle Laces is holding its AGM on 8th October this year (2016) at Harvey Road School,…See More
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Gail Connor commented on Lorelei Halley's group Guild of Needle Laces
"The Guild of Needle Laces will have a stand at the Makit LQandN fair at Peterborough on 8th…"
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Gail Connor commented on Lorelei Halley's group Guild of Needle Laces
"The Guild of Needle Laces is holding its AGM on 8th October this year (2016) at Harvey Road School,…"
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Lorelei Halley commented on Lorelei Halley's group Venetian and Burano Lace
"Some new Italian language books on needle lace and…"
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Lorelei Halley left a comment for Jeannette Clark
"Jeannette Welcome. Please read all the NOTES. They explain our policies, the laces we include, and…"
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"Heloise Welcome. Please read all the NOTES. They explain our policies, the laces we include, and…"
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Teri Dow replied to Lorelei Halley's discussion A group of needle laces to identify in the group Needlelace Identification History
"I've no idea about the identification of these laces. However, I have to say I love the use of…"
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Stitch variations 31 Replies

Hi everyone. I have a question about stitch variations. If a book describes a stitch, as say for example, pea stitch variation 3, would that same stitch appear in every book under that name or is it just the author's choice to number the variations?

Started by Vi Hunt. Last reply by Teri Dow Apr 19.

Droitière ou gauchère / Right-handed or left-handed 14 Replies

Pour une gauchère comme moi, un miroir fait tout à fait l'affaire.For a left-handed like me, a mirror is quite useful.Continue

Started by Christiane Machabée. Last reply by julianna mann Apr 10.

Software for Designs 2 Replies

Does anyone use software that's user friendly to draw basic designs?

Started by Dee K. Last reply by Dee K Apr 1.

Copyright 1 Reply

This paragraph is taken from the U.S. Copyright Office website, regarding "fair use" --"  What is “fair use” of copyrighted material?Under U.S. Copyright law, fair use of a copyrighted work is allowed for the limited purposes of non-commercial…Continue

Started by Lorelei Halley. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Feb 15.

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Filet Lace Tablecloth

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Created by Lorelei Halley Sep 17, 2010 at 2:46am. Last updated by Lorelei Halley Jun 8, 2012.

How NEEDLELACETALK Got Started

Created by Lorelei Halley Aug 8, 2011 at 4:52pm. Last updated by Lorelei Halley May 17, 2015.

How the Software Works

Created by Lorelei Halley Aug 16, 2010 at 5:53pm. Last updated by Lorelei Halley Nov 18, 2014.

Laces Included

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