1.2020 A SYMBOLIC RAINBOW

In this time of ‘lockdown’ you may be looking for a new lace challenge. Some people have already seen Carole Smith’s striking ‘Rainbow’ bobbin lace lampshade. It was worked in Fils a Dentelles from her own design. Below is a copy of the pricking and a working diagram of the start. Others working from her ‘rainbow’ pricking have come up with very different results, see pictures below.