point de gaze

[ French pwanduh-gahz ]

noun
  1. a needlepoint lace in which delicate floral designs are sewn onto a net ground.

Origin of point de gaze

1
1900–05; <French: gauze stitch

Words Nearby point de gaze

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How to use point de gaze in a sentence

  • point de gaze is the result of an attempt of the Brussels lacemakers to return to the best early traditions of needle-point.

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