Lace not lace

 Lace Not Lace: Contemporary Fiber Art from Lacemaking Techniques. Eds Elena Kanagy-Loux, , Amy Mills, Nancy Neff. Soft cover, 76 pp. ISBN: 978-1-7326224-0-1, 2018, Devon Thein, Hunterdon Art Museum, Openwork Imprint. Purchased from Booktopia, $69.

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Ebb n Flow

Ebb ‘n’ Flow: Lace, Place, and Climate. Jane Atkinson, 2018. Soft cover, 64 pp. ISBN 978-0-9551512-2-4. Webfoot Books, Christchurch, Dorset. From the author, £17.

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Mailander Spitze by Corbet

Received a late birthday/Christmas present, “Mailander Spitze” by Barbara Corbet published by Barbara Fay Verlag only this year.  The instructions are comprehensive and the patterns delightful. 

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Dentelle aux fuxeaux perlee

Dentelle aux fuseaux perlee, Magaliu Demelle Deboudard, with directions by Mick Fouriscot (in French of course, no English).
Hard cover, colour, A4, 96 pages.  ISBN 978-2-35032-269-8
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Gozo Lace


Gozo Lace – An Introduction to Lace Making in the Maltese Islands, by Consiglia Azzopardi.
A4, soft cover, 132 pages, black and white. First published 1991, second edition 1992.
Printed in Malta.  No ISBN number.

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