Irishcrochet lace wedding dress, c.1912 Irish crochet played an important role in fashion background. The European craft of crochet achieved an aesthetic pinnacle in Ireland, where crochet artists used 17 th century Venetian needlepoint laces as ideas. The quintessential Irish lace is Irish crochet, already famous in 1743 when the Royal Dublin Society awarded prizes for outstanding instances.

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