La dentelle d’Alençon
The so-called Alençon lace is among the best known in the world for its refinement, beauty and, we can't hide it, for its difficulty! Its technique and teaching is now spread thanks to the "Point d'Alençon National Atelier", established this year, acknowledged as a world heritage by the UNESCO. The fondest lace makers in the world have been handing down, from generation to generation, the many secrets which are partly revealed in this book. Discover the history of the lace from Alençon in this comprehensive volume, that's going to make your projects even more elegant and unique.