Original Bobbin Lace Patterns
by Irene Tomlinson
All the patterns are my own design.
All the Dis-Torchon patterns are printed on pricking card.
Dis-Torchon patterns are worked using Torchon techniques and are therefore suitable for anyone who is familiar with Torchon lace.
Although this lace uses Torchon techniques it is not drawn on a 90º grid and therefore cannot be considered to be true Torchon. It is worked on a distorted grid and I therefore call it Dis-Torchon. The resultant lace looks very different from the usual Torchon lace.
I have used the same motif in Torchon and Dis-Torchon patterns and the difference in the two styles can be seen by comparing:-
The Dis-torchon patterns include:-
This list of the designs gives details of size, cost of pattern and a small picture of the lace. To see a larger picture of each piece, click on the small picture.