The Story of Clones Lace: Part 4

Treanor, Máire
June 2012
Interweave Crochet;Jun2012, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p69
The article offers a look at the history of Clones lace. In 1902, the Irish crochet lace was introduced along the coast of Brittany, France while people were struggling with their livelihood. It notes the success of the French-Irish crochet lace, as well as its impact on the Irish lacemaking industry. One of the modern Irish crochet designers in Ukraine and the Russia Federation is Antonina Kuznetsova. Also included are information on various women's clothing made of Clones lace.


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