Lace Event Spain: XII Trobada de Puntaires de La Jonquera – September 6, 2015

XII Trobada de Puntaires de La Jonquera (Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia)
Organizers:  Bolillos Carmelo Badalona
el Grupo Encajes de Bolillow y tul Raquel M. Adsuar
Collaborators: Ajuntament de La Jonquera
Date: Sunday, September 6, 2015
Time:  Starts at 10:00
Place:  carrer Major
Website: http://tinyurl.com/oskpv4d  http://tinyurl.com/qzdj5dj
Information: Ajuntament – 972 554 005, ajuntament@lajonquera.cat

This is part of the Festa Major in La Jonquera which runs from September 4-11, 2015.  102 year old La Jonquera lacemaker Margarita Duran, winner of the 8th “Best Lacemaker in Spain” contest is shown below. Not entirely sure of the nature of this contest, but the winner is extraordinary!
There is also a lacemaking contest associated with this Trobada.

duran  la jonquera

 

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