The delicate “war laces” of World War I

26 Dec

“War” and “lace” are not often part of the same sentence. However, laces made in Belgium during World War I are an exception. About 50 of these form an important part of the lace holdings of the Division of Home and Community Life’s Textile Collection. While they aren’t currently on display, you can explore them in a new online object group.

Source: The delicate “war laces” of World War I | National Museum of American History

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