point lace

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  • The point-lace fell on the grass at her feet -- she covered her face with her hands. Cited from Wife in Name Only, by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  • Than golden clouds of old point-lace They bring the dance about. Cited from Standard Selections, ed. by Fulton, Trueblood and Trueblood
  • He would have looked natural in black velvet and point lace. Cited from The Heavenly Twins, by Madame Sarah Grand
  • No pleasure in point-lace collars take then, Nor for the dance thy person deck then! Cited from Faust, by Goethe
  • You yourself said you never saw such a love of a hat, and my point-lace might be the pride of a princess. Cited from Hubert's Wife, by Minnie Mary Lee
  • The making of point-lace, however, begun by Madame Martin, was still carried on. Cited from Autobiography of St. The're`se of Lisieux, by The're`se Martin (of Lisieux)
  • The veil was point lace, and must have cost a little fortune. Cited from The Fatal Glove, by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  • The very finest point-lace cotton should be used for all this stitch. Cited from The Ladies' Work-Book, by Unknown
  • I will wear the pale-blue satin and my point-lace tunic. Cited from Not Pretty, But Precious, and Other Short Stories, by John Hay, et al.
  • So saying, she laid over the bride's head a piece of old point lace, magnificent in texture. Cited from Agatha's Husband, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA: Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • She was holding up a beautiful point lace creation for his inspection, and there was a pleading smile on her lips. Cited from The Hollow of Her Hand, George Barr McCutcheon
  • I have laid it at the bottom of my chest under my point lace, which keeps it dry, without pressing upon it. Cited from The Black Tulip, by Alexandre Dumas[Pere]
  • The wine poured in a red stream from his point-lace cravat, but had not touched his face. Cited from London Pride, by M. E. Braddon
  • We've some splendid old point-lace in our family, yellow and fragrant, loose-meshed. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 5, No. 27, January, 1860, by Various
  • It was Howel's pleasure that she should make it in point lace and diamonds. Cited from Gladys, the Reaper, by Anne Beale
  • Point lace cord may be used for this in place of braid. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The above are the principal stitches found in Old Point Lace. Cited from The Ladies' Work-Book, by Unknown
  • Point lace cord runs about twelve yards to the hank. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • The recent introduction of Point Lace has brought a finer, and, apparently, more difficult class of fancy work into general favour. Cited from Beeton's Book of Needlework, by Isabella Beeton
  • In one corner, a fair philosopher in blue velvet and point lace, took the Sun in hand facetiously. Cited from Heart and Science, by Wilkie Collins
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