Grund Variationen

grund variationen

Grund Variationen

Grund-Variationen by Brigitte Bellon
Published 1995 by Barbara Fay.   ISBN 3-925184-87-2

Hard cover, 64 pages including 25 patterns.  All in German.

A fascinating selection of different sorts of ground – most Torchon, but with one Continue reading

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Grammar of Point Ground

grammar point ground

The Grammar of Point Ground

The Grammar of Point Ground by Ulrike Voelcker.
Hardback, 190 pages.  German with English translations.

A beautifully produced book covering the techniques of point ground laces.  Some of the translations into English could Continue reading

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Fun with Leaves

Fun with Leaves

Fun with Leaves

Fun with Leaves by Christine Springett

A5 size, soft cover. 44 pages, coloured illustrations

Published by the Springetts in 2007 – no ISBN number
Comes with a little parcel of the variegated thread that Christine refers to Continue reading

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Estonian Lace Jewellery

estonian lace jewellery

Estonian Lace Jewellery

Bobbin Lace Jewellery and Accessories I by Lia Looga of Estonia
Text in Estonian, English and German
Hard cover, 11 pages, full colour pictures
Purchased from Barbara Fay, Germany, 39.00 Euros.

There are 120 numbered patterns for Continue reading

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Estonian Bobbin Lace

estonian bobbin lace

Estonian Bobbin Lace

Estonian Bobbin Lace Patterns – Eesti Niplispitsi Mustreid by Eeva Talts, 2003.

Soft cover, black and white.  48 pages.

Contains a Preface in both Estonian and English.  The bulk of the book is then straight Continue reading

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Discover Torchon

discover torchon

Discover Torchon

Discover – Part 1 of Ulrike Voelcker’s “Discover, Explore, Master Torchon.
From Barbara Fay, 28 Euros.  In German and English.

Ulrike has published her definite work on discovering Torchon in a loose leaf format, suitable for binding Continue reading

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Dentelle des Montagnes

dentelles montagnes

Dentelles des Montagnes

Dentelles des Montagnes by Michelle Andreu

A soft cover book of 28 pages of pictures, illustrations and working diagrams, all in colour.
All instructions are in french.

There are also 12 pages containing several patterns.
They are Continue reading

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Dentelle Vagabonde

dentelle vagabonde

Dentelle Vagabonde

Dentelle Vagabonde by Michelle Andreu Dentelle et dentelle brodee No. 1.
16 pages.
ISBN 10: 2-915493-391,
ISBN 13: 978-2-915493-39-9

Although text is in french, the diagrams are self explanatory.
None of the projects looks hard.
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Dentelle Mariage

dentelle mariage

Dentelle mariage

La Dentelle aux fuseaux il etait une fois un marriage by Rosanna Orgin.

A soft cover book from Barbara Fay, containing 80 pages.
It is written in French, but contains beautifully photographed lace,with very clear prickings and easy Continue reading

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Cluny de Brioude

cluny brioude

Cluny de Brioude

Cluny de Brioude – Modeles Inedits de Dentelles au Fuseau (New patterns for bobbin lace)
By Mick Fouriscot and Odette Arpin

Hard cover, 46 pages, full colour.  French.
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