Pattern Design for Torchon Lace

Pattern Design for Torchon Lace


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by Jane Atkinson

A book to assist and inspire to lacemaker who is keen to design themselves but is perhaps uncertain how to get started. In addition to showing how to approach the design of Torchon patterns, the author provides a wealth of ideas to develop this technique.

Simple excercises are expanded with unusual grids, colour combinations and a variety of threads. Over 160 new patterns are included and a variety of , sometimes unusual, sources are suggested for inspiration.

Very good condition with usual minor scuffing/bumps to jacket. Price clipped. Previous owner's bookplate to front endpaper,

Published 1987 by Batsford
160 pages - Hardback
ISBN 0 7134 5242 0