The Butterick Publishing Co.
London and New York.
the growing popularity of the fascinating art of
lace-making and the appeals of our readers to place it
within their reach, we have prepared this pamphlet. In
making it a perfect instructor and a reliable exponent
of the favorite varieties of lace, we have spared
neither time nor expense, and are most happy to offer to
our patrons what a celebrated maker of Modern Lace has
pronounced as "the finest book upon lace-making to be
found on either continent."
illustrations, in the main, are direct reproductions
from genuine, hand-made modern laces, such as any lady
may make who masters the instructions found upon these
of these laces is beyond question, their durability all
that can be desired, and their textures may be varied
from an extreme delicacy to a sumptuous opposite. In
introducing the art of modern lace-making into the
realms of our readers, we feel all of the pleasure we
are sure we thus convey........................