"I love Broder cotton, but didn't think to use it for just needle lace. . .I will have to try it. :). I prefer working with softer threads, and prefer Prescencia Fincrochet over DMC Cordonnet, though I like DMC pearl cotton better than Finca…"
"Lol Teri, I'm certain there are some online stores that know my address by memory! One of my favorite things to do is look at all of my beautiful threads, and the lovely rainbows they make. Whenever the post leaves a package containing new…"
"Oh wow! A competition peice? I do hope you will grace us with photos as inspiration! What is wonderful about lace, is that it is lovely in all forms. When it is in color, it has a modern feel and delights the senses, but seeing it in traditional…"
"Lol Elizabeth. I am fairly new at making needle lace (I have made other types of lace using lots of color) and I agree that lace is stunning in color. I love to see the individuality in contemporary designs. I just want to be able to do the peice…"
I purchased mine at Lacis. . .the price was $64, but it was worth it for me. I only have first one, and it came with a border pattern for a handkerchief, and a rose pattern. Both patterns are taught in the DVD. They also go over what…"
"Carolyn - I have the first Aemilia Ars DVD. I had ordered the Corso Base book, but could not figure out how to even get started so I bought the DVD, and it did help a lot. I am a visual learner, so seeing the process of how it is made was priceless…"
Thank you for the suggestion! I am interested in learning about all laces, and perhaps, one day I will at least learn to do the basics of them all. At this moment, I am learning all I can about needle laces, so as to become more…"
Welcome. Please read all the NOTES. They explain our policies, the laces we include, and how the software works. This network is for true needlelaces, very narrowly defined. But I share your interest in all laces, and there is another online…"
What kind of needle lace do you make, and how long have you been making it?
Aemelia ars, venetian point, romanian point lace. 6 months
What kind or kinds of needle lace do you want to learn?
I am interested in all lace, but at them moment I am working on improving my needle lace.
Tell us about your other lace related interests.
I am very proficient in making Irish Crochet lace, knitting and embroidery. It is my wish to learn all that I can about all types of lace. My goal is to one day make a sampler which tells the history of lace to leave for my daughters. It may not happen, but I am certainly going to try. :)
Welcome. Please read all the NOTES. They explain our policies, the laces we include, and how the software works. This network is for true needlelaces, very narrowly defined. But I share your interest in all laces, and there is another online network you would enjoy, which includes them all. http://laceioli.ning.com It is also free to join. If you have any questions about either site, contact me and I'll try to help.