Knowing your Lace wedding dress:
From Straight, Lush and Mermaid
Lace wedding dress has been around since around the 15th century, being used for ceremonial dresses for Royal families and other "royal" luxuries.
As we all know, Lace, is now an accentual element for a Wedding dress. Many brides search high and low for that perfect lace.
A dress with lace is considered a truly beautiful and worthy outfit for any princess.
So, then what types of lace is there? Well, we put our thinking caps on and searched for some answers.
Laces are different, depending on the technique of their manufacture, location, and so on.
However, there are several main types of lace:
*Macrame; a coarse lace or fringe made by knotting threads or cords in a geometrical pattern; also known as, "the art of tying knots in patterns".
*Frivolite; also known as; Tatting is a technique for handcrafting a particularly durable lace from a series of knots and loops...
The lace is formed by a pattern of rings and chains formed from a series of cow hitch or half-hitch knots, called double stitches, over a core thread
*Handmade Lace; is a delicate fabric made of yarn or thread in an open weblike pattern, made by machine or by hand. ...
lace is often made with cotton thread, although linen and silk threads are still available.
*Irish and others;
"Kenmare Lace" is a needlepoint Irish lace based on the detached buttonhole stitch.
" Lace is used in lush classic models, in a conservative straight styles, also in some silhouette dresses "mermaid".
Each type can be made with a certain lace element. In a magnificent dress, a lace corset looks advantageous.
Lace is also used for a multi-layered skirt. It gives the image of extra romance and character. "
The ease of aristocratic fabric will only emphasize the extravagant outfit and give it elegance.
Dresses in the style of "fish" or "mermaid" with a tight top and flared skirt are considered to be a bold element to any dress.
This type of dress was created for you "hourglass" ladies.
Lacy wedding dresses will never go out of fashion, and lace decorations will always be in fashion.