Cluny lace

noun Clu·ny lace

Definition of Cluny lace

  1. :  a sturdy bobbin lace for clothing and interior decoration made by hand or machine of linen or cotton thread and characterized by wheat or wheel designs on a coarse mesh

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Origin and Etymology of cluny lace

from the Abbey of Cluny, Cluny, France, where it was used by the monks


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