Thursday, February 15, 2024

Learning some Picots ....

Edited to add You Tube Video 16 Feb 2024:


First of 3 classes/sessions.


Instructor Kelli Slack
thru the Lace Museum
Kelli Slack Designs ~ www.kellislackdesigns.com c.2022


I struggled with the Vapor - this is a nice You Tube Video:





 

Sunday, February 11, 2024

Three completed -- Ready for Monday's mail


Top left:
apx 7 cm in length.
DMC Cebelia, No 20, Ecru
Edge Clark's, 30, Color 4A (Vintage)

Top right:
apx 6.5cm in length.
Lizbeth 20, Col. 168
Edge DMC Cebelia No 20, Ecru

larger leaf:
apx 9.5cm in length.
Lizbeth Size 20, Color 601
Edge DMC Ecru, No 20, Cebelia


Needle lace for the:

© 2020 by Maggie Hensel-Brown

 

Saturday, February 10, 2024

One of 3 completed ....


Leaf One of 3
Lizbeth Size 20, Color 601
Edge DMC Ecru, No 20, Cebelia


WIPs:
 Lizbeth Size 20, Col. 168.   Will add the edge.

 DMC Cebelia, Ecru No 20.  Needs the edge.


© 2020 by Maggie Hensel-Brown





 

Friday, February 09, 2024

Needle lace update ....


Fingers crossed I get my lace 
leaves in Monday's mail.

They are a part of the Community Lacemaking Project.

Pattern © 2020 by Maggie Hensel-Brown

I've enjoyed picking up needle lace again as I haven't done it in awhile.   

The videos Maggie has on her web page are helpful - as is her pdf with instructions / pattern.

I've used size 20 fibers - Lizbeth 601, Lizbeth 168, & DMC Ecru Cebelia.








 

Sunday, February 04, 2024

Pattern Book + events


Did you see the cover
of OIDFA's Pattern Book?


https://www.oidfa.com/pattern-book/

https://www.oidfa.com/


Virtual Congress 2024
Class session A – 15,18, 22, 25 July 2024
Class session B – 16,19, 23, 26 July 2024
Lectures – 17, 20, 21, 24 July 2024
Virtual Exhibition
Lace BINGO
Registration opens 5 February 2024!





21st OIDFA World Lace Congress and General Assembly 2025
It is official!  OIDFA Congress 2025 will be held in Bulgaria – Karlovo & Kalofer
The Congress includes Bulgaria’s national lace festival on 15 August 2025 and continues with Congress, exhibits, lectures, events, and vendors 16-18 August 2025.
Classes 11-14 August 2025
Tour 19-23 August 2025



 

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