Bobbin lace, seemingly inherent in the nature of man, has remained vital for over 500 years, the technique permeating virtually every culture and becoming synonymous with the term lace making itself.
Le livre : The Wealth of Nations (Richesse des Nations) de Adam Smith, publié par Modern Library (USA). Design : Ray Morimura et Emily Mahon. Le vin : Sauvignon Blanc 2008, produit par White Flock (Nouvelle-Zélande). Design : Robot Food. ————— The book : The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, published by Modern Library (USA). Design : Ray Morimura and Emily Mahon. The wine : Sauvignon Blanc 2008, produced by White Flock (New-Zealand). Design : Robot Food.
Lace in the making with bobbins and needle / by Margaret L. Brooke, with line illustrations by Winifred M.A. Brooke and photographs of lace in the Victoria and Albert Museum, etcBrooke, Margaret L [ Book : 2 versions : 1923 ]
Genoan bobbin lace 17th century | Flickr - Photo Sharing!