The Onyx Mat uses black worker pairs for the cloth stitch trails giving the mat it’s name. Suitable for most lace makers over the beginner stage. Using 37 pairs including the 2 coloured worker pairs.
The Onyx mat has convex fans on the edge of square giving it a ‘frilly’ look. The cloth stitch braids are worked with black thread which gives the mat it’s name. Most lacemakers should be able to work this one and is a good introduction to working Spiders. Worked in a medium thickness thread e.g. Madeira Cotona 30 it has a firm texture.
Pack contains picture of finished item, sheet with a few instructions, equipment needed, suggested threads and a copy of the pricking.