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HARDANGER Requires lots of patience to complete a project like this.

Lefkara lace is a form of cutwork (Lefkara-Tucked away and nestled in the foothills of the Troodos Mountains in the southeast of Cyprus is a charming village with old stone buildings, cobble stone streets, narrow winding alleys, and a colorful past.)

LEFKARA Lace: Form of Cutwork (Lefkara is nestled in foothills of Triodes Mountains, SouthEast of Cyprus) - A charming village w/ old stone buildings, cobble stone streets, narrow winding alleys & colorful past - /javacarol/by-hand/ BACK - -

Lefkara Lace Embroidery by Androula Hadjiyiasemi

Needlework Book Review: Lefkara Lace Embroidery

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Lefkara laces or Lefkaritika (history of embroidery tradition in Cyprus)…

At first glance - to many of us - this looks like Hardanger embroidery, but it's not. It's Lefkara lace. Lefkara lace is named for the town in Cyprus which is famous for producing this kind of whitework and drawn thread embroidery. Check out this video on the island of Lefkara and its lace at https://www.youtube.com/watch/?v=Nuo1j_-doJQ

At first glance - to many of us - this looks like Hardanger embroidery, but it's not. It's Lefkara lace. Lefkara lace is named for the town in Cyprus which is famous for producing this kind of whitework and drawn thread embroidery. Check out this video on the island of Lefkara and its lace at https://www.youtube.com/watch/?v=Nuo1j_-doJQ

CYPRUS NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR UNESCO - Λευκαρίτικο Κέντημα

CYPRUS NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR UNESCO - Λευκαρίτικο Κέντημα

CYPRUS NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR UNESCO - Λευκαρίτικο Κέντημα

CYPRUS NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR UNESCO - Λευκαρίτικο Κέντημα

$125.00 AUTHENTIC Antique LEFKARA LACE EMBROIDERY Centerpiece 24x32 Tablecloth CYPRUS

$125.00 AUTHENTIC Antique LEFKARA LACE EMBROIDERY Centerpiece 24x32 Tablecloth CYPRUS