Make, learn and talk about needle lace.
For anyone who wants to learn about or discuss Halas needlelace.
Latest Activity: Feb 1
This website has photos of Halas lace. The gallery page has a video, which has some brief shots of the lace being made. The laces are not shown in enough detail. But the catalog page does have some images which can be enlarged, so stitches may be identifiable. http://www.halasicsipke.hu/start_eng.html
A facebook page, be sure to look at the PHOTOS. https://www.facebook.com/HalasiCsipke
A book by Pat Earnshaw OUTLINES AND STITCHES: A GUIDE TO DESIGN WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO HALAS NEEDLE LACES, Grose Publications, 1992.
Marie Laurie has a book about Halas Lace 'Hungarian Needlepoint Halas Lace' an Australian Interpretation. ISBN 064639097.
Lacefairy has some enlargeable photos of the laces, plus a book list.
This one includes Kalocsa as well as Halas.
Laurie Waters of lacenews has collected a list of Youtube videos on Halas lace:
Some photos of Halas lace: http://hungaria.org/projects.php?projectid=4&menuid=382
A short account of its origins and history: http://hungaria.org/ahm/muzeum/index.php?get=halasilace
Do a search on: Halasi csipke
Excerpts from a Halas lace article and project written for the IOLI Bulletin Summer 2014.I was asked if I would share the article I wrote for the IOLI Bulletin with this group since not all of you…Continue
Started by Loretta Holzberger. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Sep 2, 2014.
How about if our members post, in this discussion, information on any books they know about on Halas, or links to websites with instructions or even pictures of Halas. I think needlelacetalk has info…Continue
Started by Lorelei Halley. Last reply by Lorelei Halley Jan 3, 2011.