- a type of lace with a floral sprig pattern
C19: named after Honiton, Devon, where it was first made
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You are to wear your pearl grey, with any amount of Honiton lace jabbed into it.
During this period Honiton produced the finest laces in Europe.A Book of the West. Volume I Devon
Her wearing of her best Honiton lace collar seemed pardonable.The Literary Sense
The stitches and manner of working in Honiton and Duchesse are alike.
The modern Honiton and Maltese are guipures, and so is Venetian point.