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Open lace (pattern)

‚ÄčA decorative blackwork pattern made up of adjoining grouped diagonal boxes and grouped straight boxes. It is quite and open, large-scale pattern good for more organic areas of designs.

This stitch has been generously sponsored in memory of Marie Dunphy who made such beautiful lace.

Structure of stitch

Embroidery Techniques

References

  • Various Authors, The Royal School of Needlework Book of Embroidery (2018) , p.144