HNW - Lacis squares (long)

pat fee lcatherinemc at
Wed May 5 17:32:29 PDT 1999

  Get "strecher bars"  Used for streching canvas for fine art painting.  
They sell them at Michaels and Arron Brothers ect.  Knock them togather to 
make your small square.

>From: Mike Newell <72123.411 at>
>Reply-To: H-Needlework at Ansteorra.ORG
>To: "INTERNET:H-Needlework at Ansteorra.ORG" <H-Needlework at Ansteorra.ORG>
>Subject: Re: HNW - Lacis squares (long)
>Date: Wed, 5 May 1999 18:19:48 -0400
>Dear Lori:
><I haven't yet done any stitching on the netting but my lord is very handy
>and I"m sure that he will put something together that I can use..>
>Oh. I did't realize you were actually making your own netting -- I thought
>you were doing the lacis. I have a starter ekit I bought years ago at a
>craft store with modern machine made net. I just don't seem to get around
>to doing it. The reprise stitch seems easy enough -- it's the toile or
>cloth stitch which scares me. The diagrams that show how to do the stitch
>make my eyes cross.
>< I remember seeing a frame and netting stand in a  german book..  I"ll see
>if I can find my reference and send it along if you are interested.>
>Sure -- I'd love to see what is available.  If it lookslike my idea for a
>frame, then I'll make my own (I just cant' seem to find small square
>picture frames, which was someone's suggestion).
>SCA:  Kathryn Goodwyn
>"too many centuries...too little time"
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