Friday, December 30, 2011

A Challenge

Challenge yourself to tat 25 motifs in a year - and
showcase your progress.

A motif can be a medallion, snowflake, heart,
bookmark, butterfly, earrings or any small tatted piece.

blog for details.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Pattern Library

has a large inventory of vintage pattern books.

An example:

Priscilla Manual (photo above)
has patterns for battenberg, point, net,
applique lace, needlelace + hardanger 
which include photos, instructions, stitches. 

Should you be interested in a particular
topic, use the 'control' 'f' keys
and a pop up seach window appears.

Their catalog is loaded with
tatting, crochet, knitting, bobbin lace, 
needlework publications.


Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Dictionary of Lace ...

site has wonderful resources for 
linens and lace.

Follow the link to their

Monday, December 26, 2011

Annual Winter Lace Conference

Link to Flyer Here:

Comments?  Questions?   contact ....  

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Tatted Kokopelli

Sally made this charming Kokopelli for her Mom.  

Thx for sharing Sally!


© Copyright 2010 by Nancy Tracy, All Rights Reserved. This pattern is for personal use. Please do not resell this pattern or post it on the internet. You may tat this design, sell the tatted pieces, and post photos or scans of the tatted pieces on the internet. If you post your completed tatting, please include a link to Be-stitched. Pattern originally found at Be-stitched:

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Dickens of a Christmas

Don't forget Dickens of a Christmas 

Lace Demonstrations 
10am thru 4pm
Downtown Lafayette.

Friday, December 2, 2011

TPC: Tatting Pattern Central

Tatting Pattern Central is a new on-line site
which has nearly 2,000 free patterns, links, tutorials
for shuttle, needle, cro-tatting.

They are partners of

Tatted Bell (in photograph) pattern
is from Mini Tats, tatted by Lelia