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Definition of Guipure Lace


US English version

A heavy stiff open lace. Design stands in relief. There is no background or net, the patterned areas are joined by threads known as bridges.



Derivation: From old French word guiper meaning to cover a cord with silk or wool.

Definition of Guipure Lace


UK English version

A heavy stiff open lace. Design stands in relief. There is no background or net, the patterned areas are joined by threads known as bridges.



Derivation: From old French word guiper meaning to cover a cord with silk or wool.



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