A photo gallery of lace.
The Lace Museum in Calais, France is a fascinating place to visit. Here is one of the special exhibits that was on, while I was there.
Torchon Lacemaking: A Manual of Techniques
Torchon lacemaking is ideal for the beginner as it is geometric, and mistakes are easily corrected and is also a stepping stone to other forms of lacemaking.
UK: Torchon Lacemaking