Pillow lace in the East Midlands

by Charles Freeman

Publisher: Luton Museum and Art Gallery in Luton

Written in English
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Statementby Charles Freeman.
ContributionsLutonMuseum and Art Gallery.
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Open LibraryOL20417654M

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PILLOW LACE IN THE EAST MIDLANDS Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — 5/5(1).

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Laid-in is a folded plate that was supposed to be bound-in but seems to have been forgoten and. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Freeman, Charles. Pillow lace in the East Midlands. Luton, Eng.: Luton Museum and Art Gallery, (OCoLC) Bobbin lace is a lace textile made by braiding and twisting lengths of thread, which are wound on bobbins to manage them.

As the work progresses, the weaving is held in place with pins set in a lace pillow, the placement of the pins usually determined by a pattern or pricking pinned on the pillow.

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The book examines the origins and history of the industry 5/5(1). Bobbin lace, handmade lace important in fashion from the 16th to the early 20th century. Bobbin laces are made by using a “pricking,” a pattern drawn on parchment or card that is attached to a padded support, the pillow or cushion.

An even number of. 5 May - Explore Morticia's board "BOBBIN LACE CATS!:)" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Bobbin lace, Bobbin lace patterns and Lace tape.7 pins. There were two kinds of lace known in England; first came the needle lace which was a kind of embroidery.

In the s Flemish religious refugees settled in Devon and the East Midlands bringing with them their craft of pillow lace making, which quickly became the favoured kind.

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Borough of Luton Museum an Art Gallery. Reprinted An excellent booklet. Its main feature is an attempt to classify bobbins into classes and it seems to work well. There are three photographic plates, some of which have the same source as Bullocks book (Luton Museum!).

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