A Dictionary of Lace

A Dictionary of Lace

Author: Pat Earnshaw

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486404820

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

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Handy reference of more than 400 lace-related terms (Florentine knots, lappets, spangles, reticella, honiton, Tuscan filet, etc.) plus discussions of the origin, nomenclature, dating, and development of more controversial lace forms. Over 250 illustrations depict such lovely creations as Queen Victoria's wedding veil and the bridal tulle worn by Diana, Princess of Wales.
The Lace Dictionary - Including Historic and Commercial Terms, Technical Terms, Native and Foreign
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Pages: 156
Authors: C. R. Clifford
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
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The Lace Dictionary. Originally published in 1913. Many of the earliest books on weaving, textiles and needlework, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and
The Lace Dictionary
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Type: BOOK - Published: 1913 - Publisher:

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