Category Archives: Trims

1603. Cluny Bobbin lace Night dress top

Type: Cluny Purpose: night dress top Date: 1900-1920 Colour: white Width: 98cms Length: 50cms Notes: Unused – for a larger lady. Rayon. Catalogue no: 2704

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1464. Honiton bobbin lace collar and trim

Type: Honiton Purpose: collar (in 2 halves) and trim Date: 1910-1915 Colour: white Width: Collar – 10cms, Trim – 11cms Length: Collar – 33cms, Trim – 14cms Notes: In compatible style. Catalogue no: 1175(a) and 1175(b)

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1462. Honiton bobbin lace collar and pocket trims

Type: Honiton Purpose: collar and pocket trims Date: 1880-1900 Colour: white Width: collar – 13cms , pocket trims –  12cms Length: collar – 44cms, pocket trims – 11cms Catalogue no: 1151(a) and 1151(b)

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1456. Machined Tape Neck Collar and Dress Trim

Type: Machined Tape Purpose: neck collar and dress trim Date: 1900-1910 Colour: brown Width: 5cms Length: 40cms Notes: stitched into neck collar and dress trim Catalogue no: 1628

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1262. Irish Crochet Cuff or Dress Trim

Type: Irish Crochet Purpose: cuff or dress trim Date: 1870-1890 Colour: white Width: 122ms Length: 13cms Catalogue no: 1259

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1214. Coggleshall or Limerick? Dress Trims

Type: Coggleshall or Limerick? Purpose: Dress Trims Date: 1880-1900 Colour: natural Width: 16cms Length: 30cms Notes: Probably originally the edging of a wedding veil of 1840-1860 Catalogue no: 2233

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1142. Honiton bobbin lace dress trim

Type: Honiton Purpose: Dress Trim Date: 1880-1900 Colour: white Width: 14cms Length: 88cms Notes: This lace is designed to be splendid from the back view – as on a ball gown. Catalogue no: 1215

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979. Domestic Crochet Nightdress Trim

Type: Domestic Crochet Purpose: nightdress trim Date: 1910-1920 Colour: white Width: 6cms Length: 45cms at the back and 42cms around the sleeve Notes: Unused Catalogue no: 2209     

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927. Mechlin Frill

Type: Mechlin Purpose: Frill Date: 1770-1780 Colour: natural Width: 2cms Length: 84cms Notes: Length joined and folded to make a length of 42 cms. Probably then gathered up at centre for a frill. Not reflective. Catalogue no: 2169     

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885. Whitework insertion/dress trim

Type: Whitework hand Purpose: Insertion/dress trim Date: 1820-1830 Colour: white Width:5cms Length: 136cms Notes: Plus 5cms x 61cms. Note 136cms = 54inches, the width of fabric. Catalogue no: 915   

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