Metropolitan Chapter

of The International Organization of Lace


Lace Days 2017

Exhibit of Handmade Lace

by Chapter Members

Saturday November 4, 2017

10 am to 3pm
Free Admission
BPO Elks Westwood Lodge
523 Kinderkamack Road
Westwood, NJ 07675

Lace Making Demonstrations


Kathy Kirchner - Holly Van Sicher
Books and Supplies for Bobbin Lace, Tatting, Crochet knitting

Introduction To Bobbin Lace

1:00pm to 3:00pm
Pre-registration is required for this class.
Fee: $25 to be paid to the teacher.

Join the class and learn the basic skills of making lace!
Enter the delightful world of bobbin lace making. Learn basic bobbin lace skills while working on a lace project that can be completed during class. Fee includes materials and rental of a kit.

Learn Belgian Laces

with Kumiko Nagasaki
Binche, Flanders, Paris, Duchesse

Thursday, Friday, Sunday, and Monday

November 2, 3, 5, and 6 2017

Kumiko is an internationally renowned Bobbin Lace teacher and designer. She has studied at the Kantcentrum in Bruges and continues to be involved by designing patterns for their magazine, Kant. Kumiko has published many pattern books and folios. The latest, Kumiko's Duchesse, includes a CD with pictures of how to execute the beautiful patterns. Kumiko will teach Binche, Flanders, Duchesse, Paris and Binche design

Pre-Registration is required.
Previous lace making experience is necessary.
Fee: $50 per day, minimum of 3 days.
Sign up for all 4 days at a reduced cost of $175

Learn Idrija Lace

with Pat Morris

Sunday, November 5, 2017

9:00am to 4:00pm

The craft of bobbin lace-making occupies a very important place in the history and life of Idrija, Slovenia. Idrija housewives began to make lace as early as 1696. It has traveled to many parts of the world as a handcraft and art project.

Pre-registration required.
Previous lace making experience is necessary
Fee: $35, includes lunch.

Register Today!
Download and mail in the registration form.