As a boy he had been rather jealous of her lacemaking, declaring that it was dearer to her than he himself was.
lacemaking is the industry of the Haute-Loire district, and is said to employ ninety thousand women.
During the last century this variety in lacemaking has died out in Devonshire, and now only Honiton is made.
This manner of using the pillow in lacemaking has remained practically the same during more than three centuries.
Therefore a description of the process of lacemaking by the Leavers frame will serve as a description for all.
Until the Congested Districts Board undertook the work, lacemaking was practically confined to the convents.
But all these efforts were fruitless to discourage the growth of lacemaking.