La dentelle de craponne - le Fleuri et son evolution $52.50
This book is produced in collaboration with
the Hotel de la Dentelle de Brioude and Mde Arpin (M.O.F.).
The first book about the Carponne lace that was developed in the 19th century in Craponne (France). The book contains the history of this type of lace as well as 12 patterns.
Craponne lace is characterized by floral motifs all around, a cord that structures the pattern and plays with shadow and light.
Rêve de dentelles cluny et guipure. $59.00
Lace Cluny and Guipure are in the spotlight in this book beautifully illustrated.
Many diagrams and explanations from the author that will enable you to make 13 beautiful patterns; placemats (round, hexagonal, etc.), jewelry (bracelet, hand ornament, etc. ) and charming decorative elements.
German, English and French.
Polychromie & dentelles $52.50
In this book of 100 pages the author and his team of professional lace makers offers 10 models of Cluny Polychrome including 4 new models. Pendant, earring, bracelet etc. All creations are accompanied with technical drawings and detailed sketches for all the patterns.
Wiener Spitzen $45.50
The collection contains a total of 52 patterns, mostly of guipure or Cluny type but also including individual Torchon and tape lace patterns. The course begins with simple, narrow strips of lace and goes on to cover wider lace and even mats, medallions and insertions of various shapes for the advanced lace maker. In each case the original and the reconstructed lace are illustrated and accompanied by a lace pricking, coloured working diagram and numerous drawings of details.
The book is, on the one hand, valuable as a historical document, for it shows a representative cross-section of Viennese lace at the beginning of the 20th century; on the other hand it can serve as a prolific source of patterns for inexperienced and experienced lace makers from which especially the popular international colour coding system can be learnt.
German, English and French.
Dentelle de Retournac $58.50
Centre d'Enseignement de la Dentelle au Fuseau
Centre d'Enseignement de la Dentelle au Fuseau Retournac lace is featured in this new book of CEDF (Centre d'Enseignement de la Dentelle au Fuseau). After a very complete chapter on the history of this lace, follows many diagrams and explanations techniques. Twenty lovely patterns all from the old manufacturers of Retournac.
La guipure du puy $45.95
Nathalie Hubert Mick Fouriscot
A second volume in “guipure du Puy” It contains 20 patterns, for each pattern there is the color-coded, working diagram and precise detailed drawings.
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Christine Mirecki experiments here with elements of old lace designs. From the catalogue of a Bohemian firm, by taking elements and motifs from this traditional lace, and puts together in a new way. In this hardback book of 112 pages, there is more than 80 patterns, for mattes clothes and much more. For each pattern there is a lace pricking, coloured illustration, and diagrams, and photo of the finish lace.
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