L’Arabesque de Cordoue

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Ángel Sánchez Sirviente


Patterns for tape lace without dots for pins, inspired from antique art work of Cordoba (Spain) in silk and golden threads: 8 motifs with specification of materiel, detailed instructions illustrated with many photos and 12 other patterns for jewellery and fans for experienced lace makers, good colour photos.


Text French, 27 x 21 cm, 72 pages, paperback.

Endlos, Sylvia Vollmer

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14 projects for scarves and large surfaces in Torchon technique, to be extended or worked in several colours of silk or wool. Colour photos of the laces, patterns and diagrams with colour code.


Text German, 30 x 21,5 cm, 50 pages, hardcover.


English translation by Sylvia Vollmer.

Textile Jewellery, Jana Novak

3240 *
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15 new ideas for necklaces and brooches in bobbin lace, designed by several Czech artists. Patterns with large diagrams in black and white and specification of material. Colour photos of the stylish jewellery.


Text English, German, Danish and Czech, 21 x 21 cm, 48 pages, paperback.

La dentelle de Craponne

3238 *
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Odette Arpin


Introduction to the bobbin lace of Craponne. The historic part and some pages with drawings demonstrating technical details are followed by 12 pretty flower laces of increasing difficulties. Patterns in real size, large diagrams and good colour photos.


Text French, 27,5 x 21,5 cm, 88 pages, paperback.

Florale Herzen, Elfi Krüger

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24 decorative hearts with flower motifs in different techniques, patterns with drawings and instructions including specification of threads. Good colour photos of the delicate white laces in Egyptian cotton.


Text German, 27 x 21 cm, 64 pages, paperback.

L' ABC de la frivolité

3237 *
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Tomoko Morimoto


A manual for tatted lace with many colour photos to explain the technique with shuttles or needle. In addition various examples from little flowers and coloured mats to a stole or jewellery with beads, including specification of material and diagrams.


Text French, 112 pages, 26 x 21 cm, paperback.

Goldschild linen - 2 new colours

2X31 / 2X60

Small Motifs in Idrija Technique

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Kleine motiefjes in Idrija-techniek


Riet Delescen


The comprehensive introduction to Idria tape lace is followed by 28 lovely small motifs for all seasons, butterflies, flowers, stars and other decorations. Good colour photos of the laces, patterns in black and white.


Text Dutch, German and English, 27 x 21 cm, 48 pages, paperback.

Valenciennes-Spitzen aus dem Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum, Aachen

3236 *
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Maria Kilian

Claudia Schuster


15 redrawn fine Valenciennes laces, some edgings corresponding to the original laces and some pretty medallions with flower motifs. Patterns for Egyptian cotton 70/2 and 80/2. Diagrams and photos of the old and new laces in black and white.


Text German and English, 30 x 21 cm, 48 pages, paberback.

Tatting Fantasía 7, Iris Niebach

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Crosses and squares


For every month another small motif in two colours which may be extended to a cross or repeated to build a square. Instructions with step by step pictures and large colour photos of the tatted laces.


Text English, German, Italian, 40 pages, 21 x 21 cm, paperback.


Spitzensterne / Bobbin Lace Stars

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Dana Mihulková, Irena Ring


26 pretty stars worked with cotton 50/2 and gimp. Each pattern designed in a different way and well documented with colour diagram and photo of the lace. Technical introduction with many drawings and close-up photos of the work in progress.


Text German and English, 30 x 21 cm, 44 pages, paperback.

Geklöppelte Klöppel

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Barbara Corbet


Mats in various techniques corresponding to the country of origin. Basic knowledge is necessary, however, every lace maker will find a suitable pattern and discovers further techniques. Patterns with specification of threads, colour code and photos of the laces and typical bobbins.


Text German, 31 x 23 cm, 163 pages, hardcover.

Schneeflöckchen Weissröckchen

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Ulrike Voelcker


14 superb new projects, elegant flower motifs with snowflake grounds for experienced lace makers. Large colour diagrams with instructions, clear black and white photographs of the laces.


Text German and English, 30 x 21 cm, 72 pages, paperback.

Pattern "Lesezeichen"

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Pattern "Lesezeichen" A4 by Claire Burkhard


(Venne cotton Multicolor Nm 40/2 Code 403042 or 403010 and linen 40/2 Code 040027 or 040044.)


Fiandra a tre paia, Diana Dussi

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A narrow tape of three pairs is first worked to fill of the surface which is then surrounded by a tape with some additional pairs. The historic introduction and the technical part with an exercise pattern are followed by 12 pretty patterns for various delicate bobbin laces. Patterns with instructions and attractive colour photos.


Text in Italian, German and English, 27 x 21 cm, 64 pages, paperback.

Variations in Torchon

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Variationer i torchon

Linda Valbjorn Olsen

A Torchon pattern in many variations for mats, square, round or oval, all in lace or with fabric centre and some little baskets for a Christmas tree. Patterns with colour scheme and specification of material.

Text Danish, German. English, 40 pages, 27 x 21 cm, paperback.

Light captured in the lace

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V cipke ujeta svetloba

Light captured in the lace


Simona Strgulc Krajsek, Afrodita Hebar Kljun, Mojca Ferle


A group of Slovene OIDFA members have designed 50 bobbin lace patterns in different styles, from easy tape laces to attractive floral motifs, for small paper lamp shades to be set on a wine glass with a candle. Each project is illustrated by a colour picture of the flat lace and the decorated lampshade.


Text Slovenian and English, 21 x 30 cm, 111 pages, paperback.

La Guipure du Puy - Base et perfectionnement

3225 *
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Nathalie Hubert, Mick Fouriscot


Beautiful traditional bobbin laces in fine silk. The technical introduction is followed by 50 patterns for experienced lace makers, mostly edgings, some with corners or in circular shape and four decorative bookmarks, always with specification of material, diagrams and photos in colour.


Text French, 27,5 x 21,5 cm, 144 pages, paperback.

Mariage avec dentelles

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Michelle Andreu


5 patterns for a wedding: a small basket, a garter, a cushion for the rings in Torchon lace, a heart motif, a fan in Bruges flower technique. All bobbin laces in white linen 60/2 and 80/2, with instructions diagrams and colour photos.


Text French, 30x21cm, 8 pages, paperback.

Tischbänder, Sylvia Vollmer

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20 revised patterns for table runners, some in Torchon technique with straight edges and others in curved shapes, for Vävlin linen 16/2 or slightly reduced for Moravia linen 50/4, patterns and new diagrams with colour code.


Text German, 50 pages, 30,5 x 21,5 cm, hardcover.

English translation by Sylvia Vollmer.

Dentelle Torchon, Martine Piveteau

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The history of bobbin lace in Le Puy-en-Velay and the technical instructions are followed by 19 pretty new mats in well applied Torchon technique, with specification of material, diagrams, patterns and superb large photographs of the laces.

Text French, 112 pages, 30 x 23 cm, hardcover.

Thread Multicolor Nm 40/2

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Venne cotton Nm40/2,

100% cotton, 140 meters

to be combined with linen Nel 80/3

Thread Multicolor Nm 40/2

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Venne cotton Nm40/2,

100% cotton, 140 meters

to be combined with linen Nel 80/3