Shuttle for frivolite in the form of toothy fish. Carved from bone.
The dye from natural materials of vegetable origin.
A tatting shuttle can be used for its intended purpose (for a making lace, frivolite) and as a pendant. 57 more words
I’ve recently read a few blogs about Tatting Lace. I discovered tatting about a year ago and immediately fell in love with the lovely loops that create the very distinct and unique style of this lace. 458 more words
Many tatting shuttles have hooks and posts. Some people ‘neuter’ their shuttles by cutting off the post. The post was originally intended to hold the bobbin while winding the thread, but on the cheap plastic shuttles it is too large, and so quite useless. 199 more words