A range of lace making books which are second hand. These are priced and described individually.
A non-continuous bobbin lace, Withof is an exciting form of Duchesse developed by students in the Dutch convent at Etten-Leur. This is a guide to mastering the technique for this elegant lace. This book is secondhand and used.
The second book written for Honiton Lace is for those who have mastered the basic techniques. There are patterns including sections on beginners' pieces, flat patterns, edgings, handkerchiefs, small motifs and raised and rolled work are followed by sections on fillings and leaves as well as a useful section of notes on techniques.
Condition used but good. This book is about needlepoint lace that is being made now and it shows how to adapt and experiment. Many of the patterns are new interpretations of traditional motifs.
Hardback condition excellent. A very clearly laid out book on La Dentelle de Tulle (Needlelace). Text is French, though the diagrams are very clear and concise. There are various patterns in needle lace to use i.e flower corsage and pictures to be designed.
Hardback book condition excellent. Punto Tagliato is a form on Needlelace. All forms of cut-work came under the heading of Punto Tagliato. The drawn threadwork techniques were know as Punto Tirato. Often these techniques were intermingled.
Secondhand ex-library book condition used. A classic book for beginners in lacemaking. The basic techniques of Torchon, Beds-Maltese and Cluny and Bucks Point are explained. A series of patterns take from the simple to the more complex will take you through the types of lace offered. Clear diagrams, prickings and photographs.
Second-hand cover worn book good condition. This torchon book is for the inventive and creative lace maker. The first part of the book is a sampler using different spiders to fill a uniformed diamond shape.