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Starting lace: simple - complex|
Finishing lace: simple - complex
Starting and finishing mats
Number of bobbins needed by a pattern
How much thread?
Adding and removing bobbins
Dealing with a broken thread
Adding beads to lace with a crochet hook - threaded on from start
Adding wire into lace
Open and closed pins
Sewing lace onto fabric
Suggestions for lace projects
Cross twist v. Twist cross
Bobbins on the pillow v. Bobbins in the hands
Information about bobbin lace stylesTorchon lace
English Midland lace
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