Looking for Lace

Ask an Expert Banner NSC

NSC Question

Where can I find wide lace and a large variety of lace to make some extension slips for my tunics? I have seen some slips that have four different lace lengths and designs all in the same color. Where do I find them?

Submitted via Facebook


NSC Answer

Hi! Many fabric stores carry lace and lace trims. Also, if you need multiple lace trims in different widths all in the same color, you could find a lace fabric with a fancy edge and cut different width off the edge.

If you want a wide selection of lace trims in varying colors and widths you could check out this online store: www.laceheaven.com. They have pages and pages of options.

Hope this helps!

Ashley



Related Video: Lace Applique Techniques

Do you have a sewing question you’d like answered by an expert? Email your question to editor@nationalsewingcircle.com or reach out to us on Facebook.

Please note: questions may be edited for clarity and relevance.

Discussion
  • (will not be published)

4 Responses to “Looking for Lace”
  1. edwin

    where can i find lanyard so i can do my own badge holders i need 2inch wide please

    Reply
    • Customer Service

      Good morning Edwin,

      There are a number of places you can find lanyards. After doing a quick Google search there are many sites for you to choose from. You can order 2 inch wide lanyards in multiple designs, patterns, lengths, quantities, and thicknesses. Otherwise craft stores such as Hobby Lobby, Michaels, and Jo Anne Fabric stores have lanyards as well!

      Happy Sewing!
      Kate
      NSC Video Membership

      Reply
  2. eva kay walsh

    What would be the main problems if you only have enough fabric to cut out pattern on the straight cross grain instead of the straight grain.

    Reply