Category Archives: Events

Information on Lace Days, demonstrations, etc.

Breaking News! Onsite 2023 OIDFA Congress in Hamburg cancelled

This just in from the OIDFA Executive council: Who would have thought the covid pandemic would still be here and affecting what is possible in everyday life?  It is such an uncertain time to plan any travelling.  As you all … Continue reading

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Doily Free Zone: Lace in the 21st Century – June 12-13, 2021

An Unmissable Opportunity! Lace enthusiasts across the globe will be glued to their screens over the weekend of June 12th and 13th for the Web-based symposium ‘Doily Free Zone’, for 16 exciting lectures and 11 workshops presented by the cream … Continue reading

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Breaking News! OIDFA Estonia Congress Cancelled

The 2021 OIDFA Congress in Tartu, Estonia has been cancelled. The anticipated dates were July 30-August 1, 2021 for the Congress, July 26-29 for workshops, and August 2-5 for tours. This follows the cancellation of the 2020 Congress in the … Continue reading

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Breaking News! 2021 IOLI Convention Rescheduled to 2023

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the IOLI 2021 convention in Reno, Nevada has been rescheduled to June 25-30, 2023 (thank you Belinda Belisle). IOLI is planning activities for a 2021 Virtual Convention.

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Breaking News! 2020 IOLI convention in Mesa, Arizona has been cancelled.

The convention will be rescheduled for 2022. Word on the street is that the proposed date will be July 17-23, 2022.

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Lace Event Belgium: Turnhoutse kant – October 28-29, 2017

Tentoonstelling Turparen: Turnhoutse kant (Flemish Community, Antwerp, Turnhout) Organizers:  Lace group Tuparen, Oud Turnhout, Belgium Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017 and Sunday, October 29, 2017 Time: Saturday: 10:00 to 18:00, Sunday: 10:00 to 17:00 Place: De Djoelen Steenweg op Mol 3, 2360 Oud-Turnhout, Belgium … Continue reading

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Lace Event Spain: I Encuentro de Bolillos de Fuenterrebollo – September 9, 2017

I’m gradually getting back to posting events.  This one arrived by email yesterday. I Encuentro de Bolillos de Fuenterrebollo, Segovia (Segovia, Castile and León) Organizers:  La Asociación de Amas de Casa y el Ayuntamiento de Fuenterrebollo Collaborators:  Ayuntamiento de Fuenterrebollo Date: Saturday, … Continue reading

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Lace Event Belgium: World Lace Congress Brugge 2018 : 2018 August 17th until 19th : LIVING LACE

“World Lace Congress Brugge 2018 : 2018 August 17th until 19th : LIVING LACE Many enthusiastic lace aficionados, collectors, and museums will exhibit their masterpieces, offering a varied selection, historical as well as contemporary, including Antwerp lace of the 17th … Continue reading

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Lace Event UK: Wolds Lacemakers Quarterly Meeting – May 13, 2017

Wolds Lacemakers Quarterly Meeting Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017 Place: The Marist Church Hall 119 Cottingham Road, Kingston-upon-Hull HU5 2DH England Car parking is available. Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Websites: Twitter: @woldslacemakers Facebook: Workshop: Kumihimo (Japanese Braid) … Continue reading

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Lace Event USA: Great Lakes Lace Group Spring Fling 2017 – May 5-8, 2017

Spring Fling 2017 – The Great Lace Escape Sponsor:  Great Lakes Lace Group, Inc. Date:  Friday May 5, to Sunday, May 7, 2017 Place:  Kensington Hotel 3500 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48108 Call and make reservations (734-761-7800 or … Continue reading

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