Origin of pillow lace
Examples from the Web for pillow lace
Flanders claims to be the birthplace of pillow-lace—dentelles aux fuseaux—and disputes with Italy the invention of lace generally.The Spell of Belgium|Isabel Anderson
Pillow-lace was preceded in England, as elsewhere, by darned netting and cut-work.A Book of the West. Volume I Devon|S. Baring-Gould
Pillow-lace made with bobbins was invented by a woman in Saxony about the middle of the sixteenth century.Woman's Club Work and Programs|Caroline French Benton
It was not necessary for Mrs. Ruth to take her attention off the pillow-lace she was at work upon.When Ghost Meets Ghost|William Frend De Morgan
Another local industry in the county is the manufacture of pillow-lace.