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About Antique Lace

The beauty of antique lace lies in its versatility. It adds delicacy to any craft project. If you enjoy sewing, then this lace is perfect for adding decorative effects to clothing or soft furnishings. Before buying antique fabric, check the condition carefully as white lace can turn yellow and develop age spots over time. Some of these blemishes may fade after a gentle wash. eBay offers a selection of antique lace, with some dating back to the Edwardian era in the first decade of the 20th century. Lace trimming is available in a variety of lengths and widths. Sometimes more than one length of a given trim is on offer, which means that you have a sufficient amount for a long hem of a unique wedding dress. In addition to strips of lace, there are also antique curtains and tablecloths. Use antique lace to create delightful items that become family heirlooms.