Bobbin Lace with wire

bobbin lace with wire
bobbin lace with wire

See around the theme: Bobbin Lace wire

 With Bobbin Lace wire is actually quite simple. Assuming they use the right wire. In addition, Bobbin Lace wire with a matter of practice, you really have to get used to the new material first. Should not the first time the result will be perfect, so they can not get discouraged. Try it again. They finished first practice pieces or make lace them first a straight ribbon.

 Many wires are not well suited, some another tear often bounces too much and then another wire is not flexible enough. In order to spare them this experience, we provide them with wire beater, which is excellent for Bobbin Lace. Nevertheless, there are drawbacks.

 Silver plated wire to run. What can you do about it? I recommend them to the wire if they let him lie still and not process, package airtight. Just to make sure they can give a piece of aluminum foil with them.

 And with gold wire can with the time the gold is lost.

 If they are a piece of jewelry or a tree lace followers have done, they just put on a lacquer layer, so no air on the wire and protect it from tarnishing or abrasion. All they need high-gloss clear lacquer for spraying. Is such a colorless paint it in any hardware store and the treatment at all is striking.

Video: Bobbin lace with wire

The video bobbin lace with silver wire

Bobbin Lace Wire Necklace
Bobbin Lace Wire Necklace

The bobbin lace with silver wire video shows the Bobbin Lace of the pictured necklaces. It is clearly visible, as are lace with wire must be possible accurately. This applies for any other metal wire, including stainless steel and even silver 925

Although this shows a wavy band with only 3 pairs of lace is still always only two pairs! The work in this way is simply beautiful. In addition, you can see how the rotation is performed behind the needle, through the motion of the spin placed behind the needle. If the spin of the needle, so the lace work irregular and unsightly. The conversion of yarn on wire is sometimes difficult, ingrained habits are typical simply transferred.

Stainless steel, silver or gold wire to wire Bobbin Lace?

various wire for make bobbin lace
various wire for make bobbin lace

An alternative is the Bobbin Lace with stainless steel. This has the advantage that a rupture of the wire is very rare. Color changes are also not there. The downside is stainless steel is mouse-gray. Ultimately, the matter of taste. And everyone must decide for himself whether he would prefer to make lace with gold wire, silver wire or stainless steel wire.

 Brilliant effects can be achieved by combination of materials. For example: stainless steel with gold wire, gold wire or silver wire. Paying attention to the material strengths!

 Other materials such as red copper wire and brass wire can also verklöppeln very nice.

 With gold Bobbin Lace really is possible. Gold wire 585 or 750 are suitable for Bobbin Lace. In our photo documentation of the treasure tree they see the individual steps as the tree of gold lace was 585.

With Bobbin Lace wire: What is? What's not?

You should always use appropriate Pattern. Not everyone Pattern, which is meant for working with yarn, can be make lace with wire! Furthermore, the knotting in the traditional sense is not possible and the crochet and link either. And so soft and supple ... our wire might be a form of stroke, they can not make lace so that's the nature of the metal.

What bobbin equipment?

bobbin sleeves with gold wire
bobbin sleeves with gold wire
bobbin with wire up a loop
bobbin with wire up a loop

For our work we use only the bobbin sleeve. These are ideal for Bobbin Lace with wire. At the upper end of a loop should only be placed. So they should have bobbin sleeve, so they can use them still. Should be a lot of lace with silver or gold wire, then they always use the same bobbin! The upper body is black with time and later when they wrap white yarn, it can lead to contamination, it would be a shame to work. bobbin with remaining wire wound bobbin please keep them airtight in a bag. Because the start, as mentioned above. Furthermore, we use the traditional role bobbin and stainless needles without a glass head. In addition, they should reserve a single pair of scissors for cutting the wires, do not you break all the scissors ... We swear by the traditional bobbin board. If they want to make lace some more, then the needle holes in the cardboard are already more stressed by the wire. bobbin board from holding more than just another cardboard.

 

Good luck wishes Heike S. Mueller