A basic lace kit to accompany the workbook ‘Carrickmacross Lace…the lace with a twist’
(Suitable for a beginner, the kit has enough material for the sampler plus one other project from the above book)
There are no sewing instructions with lace kits.
Scissors not included.
The kit will contain everything listed below. (Brand names may vary slightly from photo, depending on suppliers).
Parchment paper (Trace patterns on to this paper)
Quilting needles – number 9 (For sewing) x 2
Embroidery needles – number 8 (For filling stitches) x 2
Organdie – 18 cms x 40 cms minimum (This is enough for the sampler and one other project)
Tulle / nylon net – 18 cms x 60 cms minimum (This is enough for the sampler and one other project plus extra for experimenting with the filling stitches)
White cotton sewing thread – yellow card
Crochet cotton cord – number 60 – red card
You will also need the following –
Roller ball pen
Tacking thread (a pastel colour or white works well)