Comprehensive, profusely illustrated book, written with charm and enthusiasm, discusses techniques of making, mending, cleaning, and caring for lace. Over 100 large photos identify Honiton, Flemish Pillow Lace, Irish Needlerun Tambour Lace, Brussels Rose Point, and many other important laces. Also includes complete instructions and drawings for making pillow lace and needlepoint lace.Cakes, photographs and nightgowns seem to loom so large on the horizon that the bridea#39;s lace, so full of human interest ... A royal handkerchief of pillow lace, Point da#39;Angleterre, made for the queen of the first Leopold, daughter of Louis Philippe, Marie Louise, is illustrated in Plate 93. ... The pattern of the border is composed of roses arranged on waving bands, all in fine relief, and at each corner is theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Lace and Lace Making|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2013-03-05|