Make, learn and talk about needle lace.
Here are some links to photos and videos of needle lace makers. Some work in the hand, some use pillows of various shapes. http://needlelacetalk.ning.com/photo/album bolster can be made out of… View »
Photos of beginner pieces: http://needlelacetalk.ning.com/photo/album View »
Good online tutorials at other sites: The Guild of Needle Laces has just added a tutorial to their website. It includes detailed instruction about how to lay the cordonnet: http://w… View »
1. The simple rectangle bookmark is a good place to start. Part 1 explains how to make the sandwich (the scaffold), how to couch the outline threads (cordonnet), and the 1st filling… View »
SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS NEEDED 1. sharps needle for couching the cordonnet/outline threads (Ordinary sewing needle medium size) 2. tapestry or blunt pointed needle for doing the lace filling stitches… View »