Monthly Archives: February 2012

Lace of the Month – Punto Antico Aquilano – February 2012

This remarkable point ground lace is an alb flounce, and comes with two matching cuffs. We recently mounted the set on a linen alb to get an overall impression, although the alb itself is probably a bit too long.  It … Continue reading

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Lace Event Australia – Exhibition 2012, “The Four Seasons” – May 12-13, 2012

Exhibition 2012, “The Four Seasons” Sponsor: Australian Lace Guild, South Australia Branch Date: Saturday-Sunday, May 12-13, 2012 Place: Fullarton Park Community Centre Cm. Fullarton Road & Fisher Street, Fullarton (Bus Stop 9 Route 171) Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM … Continue reading

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Administrative: Taking a Break

I’m going to England for a week, so very likely no posts to LaceNews for the coming week.  Hoping to visit and report on the new lace gallery at the Luton museum.  I’ll be back on February 27th.

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Ebay Alerts! Seven items – February 16, 2012

Apologies, Ebay alerts are a bit late and a bit abbreviated today. See next post. http://tinyurl.com/7ea9atd *** 219 cm dentelle ancienne au fuseau *** coton noir largeur 30 cm Size: 30 cm x 210 cm Starting Price: 10.00 EUR Auction ends: … Continue reading

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Competitions: 2012 OIDFA Lace Contest – Bridges – Entries due June 4, 2012

Sponsor: 15th World Lace Congress in Caen, France Contest Website: http://www.oidfacaen.com/concours-en.html Contest Rules:  See below Contest Entry form:  Judith Watts, Pradal, 24440 Beaumont-du-Périgord, France, or by email to mlcwatts@aol.com Entry Form Deadline:  Entry forms should be sent by 1st March … Continue reading

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Ebay Alerts! Twenty-two items – February 12, 2012

http://tinyurl.com/7qp44z8 ANTIQUE LACE-FINE ROSALINE LACE CUFFS Size: ~8″ x 4.25″ Starting Price: $45.00 Auction ends: Feb 13, 2012 08:10:52 PST Offered by: Maria Niforos, Ebay seller mithya, London-New York, United States Comments: Cuffs of Belgian Rosaline Perlé. Not enough closeups to … Continue reading

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Lace Exhibition: Study, Design and Create: The 98 Lace Group – January 28, 2012 to April 15, 2012

Study, Design & Create: The 98 Lace Group Dates:  January 28, 2012 to April 15, 2012 Place: The Bowes Museum Barnard Castle, County Durham, UK Map Hours: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Admission:  £9.00 Adults, £4.50 Students, children under 16 … Continue reading

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