Daily Archives: October 6, 2010

Lace of the Month: 18th Century Valenciennes – September 2010

This is the first header posted for LaceNews, and represents one of my favorite laces. Unfortunately I lost my original posting on this, so am trying to recreate it for the archives. It is an 18th century  Valenciennes border dating … Continue reading

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Collecting: Flemish Pottery Lacemakers

Lacemaker by Vande Voorde (1908-1950), Bruges (6-1/4″ high).  This is the most famous of the Flemish potteries, and one of the few documented in a published work. Achille Vande Voorde’s work is characterized by great realism in the features. At … Continue reading

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