Lace Event Spain: I Congreso Mundial del Encaje Español, Marbella – May 7-10, 2015 – Cancelled

I Congreso Mundial del Encaje Español, Marbella (CMEE 2015)
(Málaga, Andalusia)

Organizers: la Federación Española del Encaje
Avenida / Las Palmeras, Nº 4-24, Piso ., C.Postal 29601
Ayuntamiento Marbella
Date: Thursday May 7 to Sunday May 10, 2015
Time:  See below.
Place: Palacio de Ferias y Congresos
José Meliá 2, 29600 Marbella
Information:, 610 09 65 51.

First the good news:
Feesen is a relatively new organization with ambitious goals, and an online magazine.  Here’s what I’ve been able to find out, although their website, doesn’t seem to be working too well.
There is an extensive writeup of the event at
The plan is to hold both the:
– 1st International Competition of Spanish Lace, on the theme of “La Peineta”.  A Peineta is the large hair comb women use with a mantilla.
– 1º Concurso Internacional de Jóvenes Diseñadores, focused on the design of lace for young fashion designers.

Now the bad news:
Everything has been cancelled due to economic considerations.

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