Category Archives: On the Internet

Information to be found on the Web for specific lace topics, collected in one place.

Lace Guild Advent Calendar

Meanwhile, over at the Lace Guild: This year’s Lace Guild Advent Calendar is online at https://www.laceguild.org/adventcalendar with pictures and patterns and a competition for you to get your teeth into. I hope you enjoy the lace and feel inspired to enter … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar

This note just in from David Leader: Jean and David Leader have produced an annual Lace Advent Calendar for a number of years, previously hosted on The Lace Guild website. As they are no longer associated with that website, the … Continue reading

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On the Internet: Lace Guild Annual Advent Calendar for 2014

This just in from the Lace Guild’s amazing webmaster, David Leader – another great internet display and associated app.  The first of the Advent Calendar pictures will be active on December 1st, with daily updates. There is also a competition … Continue reading

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On the Internet: Tunisian Chebka Lace

3″ wide insertion of a typical Chebka diamond pattern from my collection. Probably made for the European market. A very beautiful example combined with ‘Venise’ rosettes as described in the “Dentelles & Broderies Tunisiennes” book can be seen at http://textilecollection.wisc.edu/featured_collections.html. … Continue reading

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On the Internet: Puncetto Valsesiano

   May 25, 2014 – revised and updated this post. Israeli artist Avital Pinnick has recently posted very useful information on Puncetto Valsesiano. She has developed a step-by-step series of instructions demonstrating the technique – the site currently has nine … Continue reading

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