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Did you know there is a needle museum?  Well there is.   Lee found this one “Forge Hill Needle Museum.  Housed in a lovely 18th century mill, the museum tells the long history of the manufacture of needles and fishing tackle in the Redditch area (England) over the past 3 centuries.  For more information go to:


Last year, Jeri Ames wrote a detailed article about cleaning lace for Arachne.  It may be of interest to collectors of antique laces, and is available at the following site:http://www.honitonlace.com

Click on “Cleaning Lace” in the menu.  Click on “here” in the first paragraph of the text.  (Thanks Jeri.  Ed.)






EMAIL: lee.laces@gmail.com