is an embroidered
formed on a mesh using one or both of two
is created using a hook. Tambour lace refers to a family of lace made by
stretching a fine net over a frame (the eponymous Tambour, from the French for
drum) and creating a chain stitch using a fine hook to reach through the net and
draw the working thread through the net.
where stitches are darned onto the ground
using a needle.
This is associated with the town of
Limerick in Ireland. Limerick is a city in County Limerick, Ireland. It is
located in the Mid-West Region and is also part of the province of Munster.
When President Kennedy visited Limerick
in 1963 he was presented with a lace christening