HNW - filet lace supplies

Jafath@aol.com Jafath at aol.com
Thu Jun 24 20:15:19 PDT 1999


In a message dated 99-06-23 11:20:43 EDT, you write:

<< 
 < It requires that you reweave the ends of the remaining filaments back
 into the mesh and then over casting the entire mesh, a technique for which
 she gives detailed instructions.  >
 
 Egad, it sounds almost easier to make my own! :-O  However, I'll file this
 information away -- many thanks! (and I thought trying cloth stitch was
 scary!)
  >>

The description is harder to follow than the technique is. A number of 
"withdrawn element" techniques start with this step -- Russian Drawn Ground 
work comes to mind. If you can pull threads for fancy hemstitching, you can 
pull them for filet!


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Jo Anne Fatherly                   Johanna Lemercer
                      jafath at aol.com
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