Very light open-work fabric made from cotton, viscose or nylon; pattern can be applied to mesh ground. It is used in windows for privacy, as bed drapes and as romantic-style bedcovers, cushion covers and dressing-table skirts. It is also available as edging and in frills.
Lace is an openwork fabric with yarns that are twisted around each other to form complex patterns or figures. Lace may be hand or machine made by a variety of fabrication methods including weaving, knitting, crocheting, and knotting.
A lace fabric is lightweight openwork fabric, patterned, either by machine or by hand, with open holes in the work. Lace is built up from a single thread and the open spaces and designs are created as part of the lace fabric. The lace design can be very revealing and creates very sexy lingerie.
A decorative mesh of interlaced threadwork which is plaited, knotted, looped and turned to make either simple or complicated patterns and raised work. There are many different styles of lace, which has a long history of romance, and in some form or other it is very often included on a wedding gown. Alencon, Chantilly, Spanish and Venise are just a few of the many lacework types available.
As used in this work when referring to the trimming of gowns, lace is to be taken to mean bands of varying width of solid gold or silver metallic material, or black material, into which a distinctive design is woven.
A delicate hand- or machine-made decorative fabric created by looping, interlacing or knitting thread in an open weblike pattern. Dating back to the fifteenth century, lace-making developed out of embroidery, becoming an art on its own, out of which many distinctive techniques and patterns evolved. Used in everything from tablecloths to couture wedding gowns, it reflects the utmost in dainty embellishment.
Lace-making is an ancient craft. A lace fabric is lightweight openwork fabric, patterned, either by machine or by hand, with open holes in the work. The holes can be formed via removal of threads or cloth from a previously woven fabric, but more often lace is built up from a single thread and the open spaces are created as part of the lace fabric. ;
this fabric is technically not a fabric as it has no ground, is not woven, knitted or felted, but is a delicate open work, consisting of a web of fine threads formed into a design. Lace may be hand or machine-made from nearly every fibre.
Lace is a lightweight, openwork fabric, patterned with open holes in the work, made by machine or by hand. The holes can be formed via removal of threads or cloth from a previously woven fabric, but more often open spaces are created as part of the lace fabric. Lace-making is an ancient craft.
That which binds or holds, especially by being interwoven; a string, cord, or band, usually one passing through eyelet or other holes, and used in drawing and holding together parts of a garment, of a shoe, of a machine belt, etc.
To attach a sail to a mast or boom by passing a rope through eyelet holes in the sail and round the spar, as the mizzen is attached to it's mast and boom, and the mainsail is sometimes attached to the jackstay.
Lace is a television miniseries, produced in 1984, based on the novel of the same name by author Shirley Conran. The plot concerns the search by sex symbol Lili (Phoebe Cates) for her natural mother, who surrendered her for adoption as a newborn.