point lace

lace made with a needle rather than with bobbins; needlepoint.


point-laced, adjective
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point lace
Compare pillow lace Also called: needlepoint lace made by a needle with buttonhole stitch on a paper pattern

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Example sentences
The corsage was cut square and was filled in with point lace.
The bride wore a gown of soft white satin, trimmed with old point lace, and carried a shower bouquet of lilies of the valley.
The bride was in a gown of white chiffon over white satin, trimmed j with old point lace.
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