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Lace events in Belgium.

Statements on the Bruges OIDFA Congress in 2018

OIDFA has now issued a statement on the cancellation of the Bruges Congress.  It can be downloaded from the “Congresses” page on the OIDFA site https://www.oidfa.com/cong.html.en. The OIDFA Nederland site also has a statement, http://www.oidfanederland.nl/congressen.html. They have a pointer to … Continue reading

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Lace Event UK: Wessex Lacemakers Lace Day, August 6, 2016

Wessex Lacemakers Lace Day and Workshop Date: Saturday, August 6, 2016 Place: North Petherton Village Hall Fore Street, North Petherton TA6 6QA Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Website: http://www.lace-bobbins.co.uk/wessex.html Tickets:  £5.00 for visitors, pay at the door. Contact:  lieve.cousins@googlemail.comContinue reading

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Interview: Veerle Meersschaut, President of Brugge 2018 vzw

LaceNews is honored to talk with Veerle Meersschaut , the President of Brugge 2018 vzw. Brugge and many cities in Belgium are major lacemaking centers keeping alive an ancient tradition. Veerle is giving us some insight into the 2018 Congress. … Continue reading

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Lace Event Belgium: 2016 Brugge Lace Days (Kantdagen) – August 11-15, 2016

2016 Kantdagen, Brugge, Belgium Theme: Mobielen Sponsor:  VZW Kantcentrum, Balstraat 16, 8000 Brugge De Halve Maan Brewery Date: Thursday August 11 to Monday August 15, 2016 Time: Thursday-Sunday 10:00 to 17:00 Monday 10:00 to 16:00 Place: Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, … Continue reading

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Lace event Belgium: The World Lace Congress Brugge 2018: “Living Lace” – August 13-25, 2018

Below is preliminary information on the 2018 Bruges Congress, which replaces the OIDFA event.  This post will be updated as more information becomes available. The World Lace Congress Brugge 2018: “Living Lace”  (West Flanders, Flemish Region) 2 weeks lace experience … Continue reading

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Lace Event Belgium: 34th Kant- en Handwerkmarkt, Zele – June 26, 2016

34th Kant- en Handwerkmarkt, Zele (Dendermonde, East Flanders, Flemish Community) Sponsor:  ArtistiekeSchool voor Kunstnaaldkant Zele Date: Sunday June 26, 2016 Time: 10:00 to 17:00 Place: Henri Van Daelecentrum Lokerenbaan 43, 9240 Zele Website:  http://tinyurl.com/h97fe6f http://tinyurl.com/zblqzky Information:  Marie-Louise Vehent, mlvehent@hotmail.be,  052 … Continue reading

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Lace Event Belgium: 20ste Kantweekend, Oostmalle – June 11-12, 2016

20ste Kantweekend, Oostmalle (Malle, Antwerp) Organizers:  Kasteel “De Renesse” Date: Saturday and Sunday, June 11-12, 2016 Time: Saturday, 13:00 to 18:00, Sunday, 10:00 to 18:00 Place: Kasteel “De Renesse” Lierselei 30, Oostmalle Websites: http://tinyurl.com/zjus38p http://tinyurl.com/h75lpox Information: Lilia Mertens 03/312 25 11, Heikant-Oost, … Continue reading

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