Books for all lace makers from beginner to expert
This is an updated version of the original 121 Honiton Lace Fillings first published in 1997. It includes both new and old fillings.
24 Hearts in Bobbin Lace by Lene Bjorn
An Introduction to Bedfordshire Lace by Jean Leader (Lace Guild)
An Introduction to Bucks Point Lace by Jean Leader (Lace Guild)
An Introduction to Milanese Lace by Pat Read (Lace Guild)
An Introduction to Torchon Lace by Alison Tolson (Lace Guild)
In this book the lace is worked on a 60° grid and the diamonds filled with different modern grounds. The result is a variety of combinations of diamonds or cubes. The baby-block diamonds can also be put together to form little stars.
This book is a delightful collection of Bedfordshire lace designs inspired by different sources including antique lace, vintage machine lace and the work of artist Victoria Brown. The book conains a lot of sensible advice and information about Bedfordshire lace.
Beginner's Guide to Bobbin Lace by Gilian Dye and Adrienne Thunder
Text English, Frech, Dutch and German. Binche lace folder. 5 attractive patterns based on antique lace, with a pricking, technical drawing, a picture of the finished lace, equipment list in 4 languages.
4 language translations including English. Uniquely designed lace patterns, mostly from old designs, complete with prickings, equipment lists and a picture of the finished lace.