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- subject matching 'Fashion Plates: Fabrics - Lace'
Openwork fabric of linen, cotton, silk, woollen or metal threads, from the 16th century onwards. Bobbin lace or pillow lace were made on a pillow by twisting and plaiting threads attached to bobbins, and needle or point lace was created by using a needle and thread and variations on buttonhole stitch. Huge quantities of machine-made lace of all sorts were being made from the mid 19th century.
published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode, after Jules David
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published November 1867