Edinburgh Summer School

Mainly Lace will be in Edinburgh for the week starting 25th July to 30th July.  We can sill take your orders but they will not be processed till the following week.  We hope this does not cause too much inconvenience, you will still be able to phone with any queries as messages will be transferred. […]


7 Steps To Move Your Bobbin Lace

We’ve all done it,  started a large bobbin lace pattern on a small pillow. We know it’s not going to work, but all of our other pillows are being used.  So we do it anyway thinking it will be O.K. Do not panic! Have a cup/glass of your favourite beverage. You can rectify the situation. […]

The Lace Guild

Lace Guild & the Annual Convention

Just recently Mainly Lace received a query from a customer as to whether the Lace Guild was still running, and I wondered how many other lace makers know little or nothing about The Guild. The Lace Guild headquarters are in a Victorian house in Stourbridge. It is stuffed to the walls with: a comprehensive Library […]

Mainly Lace on Pinerest

Bobbin Lace on Pinterest

 Show us your “Pins” Have you found Pinterest yet?  If you haven’t, it is like having an online cork-board, covered with ideas and images that you will want to use someday, that you can share with friends and strangers who have common interests. We are fairly new to it, but have already found lots of […]