Schwarzarbeit Band 2

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Schwarzarbeil Band 2

Schwarzarbeit Band 2 by Ulrike Voelcker
Languages – German and English
Size – A4, hardcover192 pages
Available from Barbara Fay
Interestingly enough there doesn’t appear to be an ISBN!

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Schmuck mit perlen

schmuck perlen

Schmuck mit perlen

Schmuck mit Perlen (Jewellery with Beads) by Ulrike Voelcker.
A5 soft cover, full colour, 18 pages.
Patterns for 7 earrings, 3 hair clip decorations, and 2 broaches.
All in German, but with Ulrike’s lovely clear diagrams.
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Pettersson Lace

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Petterssons Lace

Pettersson Lace by Wivi-Ann Nordstrom

A retired army doctor introduced the method of working lace on a “standard pricking” (more of that later) into the Swedish town of Delsbo in the middle of the 18th century.

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Pentagones et Etoiles

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Pentagones et etoiles

Dentelles aux fuseaux: Pentagones et etoiles, by Michele Minguin Debray
Paris, Le Temps Apprivoise, 2009.
ISBN 978-2-299-00032-9
by Helene.  September, 2008

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Paper Strings

paper strings

Paper Strings

Narua Nyplayksessa (Bobbin lace with Paper strings) by Eeva-liisa Kortelahti.
ISBN 951-97036-4-0
48 pages, purchased by Mary-jo from Torchon House.

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Orange Blossom Lace

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Orange Blossom Lace

Orange Blossom Lace
A collection of co-ordinated lace wedding accessory patterns
collated and published by Ina le Bas; lace worked by the Wollongbar Lacemakers.

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Nyplattya Pitsia

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Nyplattya Pitsia Bobbin Lace

Nyplattya Pitsia Bobbin Lace
by Eeva-Liisa Kortelahti.

Hardback, 25x19cm, 112 pages, black and white with colour photo plates.  isbn 951-99305-9-0
English and Finish.
Self Published 1981.

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