Friday, March 12, 2021

Meeting announcement


The Lafayette Lacemakers will meet

 Sat 3/13 at 10am (Eastern) on Zoom.

Members check your email for details.

The topic is about Torchon lace,  

I know most of us started bobbin lace by learning Torchon, and if you happen to have Ulrike's Torchon books, bring your book to the meeting.



Pattern in top photograph:  Heart Fans and Spiders

c Karen H Thompson 2021

Using DMC Coton Perle 8, colors 778 & 316

Monday, March 1, 2021

Irish for A Day

This is one of my favorite shamrock patterns:

Irish for A Day, pattern by Sharren
blogging at Sharren's Random Stitches

I used Lizbeth, Scottish Thisle,
Size 20, Color number 175.


Friday, February 19, 2021

I.O.L.I. Virtual Conference Announcement

Save the Dates:

I.O.L.I. 2021 Virtual Conference.
July 25 - August 1, 2021

- Virtual Workshops
-Lace Presentations
-Annual Meeting w/Special Program
- Lace Contest
-Lace Games, Tat Off, Bingo, Lace Trivia
-Virtual Banquet
-Special Interest Rooms
-Regional Meetings
- Virtual Vending

Additional Details can be found on link below.

Link to Website HERE:

Interested in finding out more about I.O.L.I.?   
I.O.L.I. website link HERE:


Tuesday, January 26, 2021

February program announcement

Join the Lafayette Lacemakers, via Zoom, 

on February 13, 2021

9:45 am for conversation

10:00 am program starts.

Our program will be on Flanders Lace and possibly Binche.

Members:  please check your e-mail for zoom invitation + details.

Tatted Button Heart Patterns:

Abby's Heart by Ann-Christine Sundqvist c.2001, Link HERE.

Cyleste's Heart designed and copyright C.Debi Pennington, 2001, Link HERE.

Friday, January 15, 2021

2021 Tat It And See has begun .....


What will our 2021 tatting project be?

Join in on the tatting game:
 2021 Tat It And See ... Link Here.

c.Jane Eborall 2021

The game continues over several days.   The pattern(s) are provided by Jane Eborall in small amounts -- and we can tat, chat, and guess what the end project will be!!!

 Day One

 Day Two

 Possibly a heart?

Lizbeth Fiber, Size 20 -- colors 161 and 615


Friday, January 8, 2021

Meeting via Zoom


The Lafayette Lacemakers 

are meeting via 


On Saturday, 9 January 2021 

at 10:00 a.m.

The meeting room will be open for 'chatting' at 9:45 a.m. and 'meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.   

Our topic of discussion is:   How do you use your Lace 


Members:  please check

your e-mail for invitation and details.



Pattern:  Fans and Spiders, Holiday Version

c. Karen H Thompson, 2020