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HAVE: photo of tablecloth.. need i d

Posted by sdogwood (My Page) on
Tue, Sep 19, 06 at 23:12

I bought a vintage tablecloth and it was labeled crochet. It think the label is wrong and the cloth is tatting. Can anyone help me with this I D? thanks in advance.


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RE: HAVE: photo of tablecloth.. need i d

Looks like some kind of needle lace - on netting, actually (hand made netting). What are the proportions? I'd say it's something like a filet guipere technique (weaving and a variety of stitches, including needle-lace type stitches) on a hand0made netted ground of some sort.

Here is a link that might be useful: Needle N Thread - needlelace resources


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