point lace

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Recent Examples on the Web In 1902, the Globe ran a recipe for the club sandwich in the Housekeepers’ Department, alongside instructions for tatting point lace. Devra First, BostonGlobe.com, "Why the club sandwich may just be the perfect American food," 11 June 2018 The gown consisted of 50 yards of fabric and was accented with an heirloom rose point lace veil. Alexandra Macon, Vogue, "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Jackie Kennedy’s Wedding to JFK," 12 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of point lace

1672, in the meaning defined above

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“Point lace.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/point%20lace. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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