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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"Hi Liz, Sorry to hear about your eye. Hope it is ok soon so that you can do more lace."
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"Your love of the lace shines though, Lynette! The finished box will be stunning."
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"Thank you to both of you! I am covering a glass box which I have & this is one of the 4 sides…"
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Aemilia Ars needle lace

This is the first side of my box, only three more to go! Used DMC no. 80 Crochet thread.
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Silly question 2 Replies

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

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Started by Debbie Schiel. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Mar 14.

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I just found out today that ning is raising its annual hosting fee from $239.90 to $588. This won't be an issue for us until July 2017, because we just paid our fee in July.  In June of next year we will have to decide what to do. We have collected…Continue

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straight lines 2 Replies

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

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Christmas 2016 2 Replies

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.

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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

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Laces Included

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