Make, learn and talk about needle lace.
This group will be for discussion of fiber recognition, characteristics of different fibers, their pros and cons for use in needlelace--anything related to the threads themselves.
Latest Activity: May 13, 2019
I had never heard of this product until I read a post by Yolande. My curiousity led me to order a few skeins from a lafy on Etsy. The thread is gorgeous. Lustrous beyond belief and supple in the…Continue
Started by Kathy Neal. Last reply by Kathleen Minniti Jun 1, 2016.
So, I made a visit to my local craft store today and realized I was completely out of my depth in terms of what thread I wanted to use. I think perhaps I was just overwhelmed with choices and…Continue
Started by Leslie Edens. Last reply by Elizabeth Ligeti. Jan 17, 2016.
Some thread equivalents:thread numbers are very confusing, I agree. Crochet is usually worked on a relatively coarse scale compared to traditional needle lace. Crochet cotton 30 is a little thicker…Continue
Started by Lorelei Halley. Last reply by Teri Dow Nov 21, 2014.