"I am a great believer in using whatever you have in stock! - but also buying new thread when you can!!!!!!! :)
I must get this other project finished, so I can have a go at this type of lace. I have books, - and now lots of inspiration…"
"Elizabeth Ligeti, my little pink wine caster was worked on Belfast 32 ct in Baby Pink. I used DMC coton a broder #25 in color #3713 for everything. I will probably use color #224 next time as I think it matches better. I did not have that color in…"
Merci de nous présenter de si bonne photos des différentes étapes de votre travail. Vous êtes très douée.
Thank you for presenting such good pictures of the different stages of your work. You are very…"
"I did block it slightly. I pinned it face down on the padded ironing board and held the steam iron about 2 cm above the surface. I let dry completely before unpinning. I started a new project today...a hand towel. Going to…"
"What type and ct linen do you use for embroidered reticello? Any preference as to brand? Most of the books I have say 18ct/cm which I assume means 45ct/in. I started my second project, a hand towel, on Alba Maxima 40ct. I…"
I see that you figured out how to edit what you typed in. Where do you think you will start? Be sure to look at our albums of photos. There are lots and lots of lace, some antique, but most made by our members. You will find beginners' work and expert master pieces.
Welcome. Please read all the NOTES. They explain our policies, the laces we include, and how the software works. We do include both embroidered reticello and needle lace reticello (punto in aria), but not punto antico. Are you a member of stitchinfingers? There are some people there who make punto antico. http://stitchinfingers.ning.com
If you have any questions, contact me and I'll try to help.