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bobbin lace [2]click to hear

Openwork fabric created by interlacing thread on bobbins, using a pillow to secure the model to be reproduced.
bobbin lace [2] bobbin spool handle head pricker

bobbin click to hear

Wooden tool on which thread is wound to make lace.

spool click to hear

Shank on which the thread is wound.

handle click to hear

Piece of wood held between two fingers to handle the bobbin.

head click to hear

The end of the bobbin where the thread is tied into a stop knot.

pricker click to hear

Needle-tipped wooden tool used to perforate the pattern so that the needle can be inserted.