Love the tangible connection (noue) these pearly textiles make to liturgical vestments made by lacemaker Blessed Azélie-Marie "Zélie" Martin née Guérin. Lacey appliques in students prayer journals may deepen the sacramental meme of Mary's fiat untying Eve's knot during Holy Baptism, as in "Who can find* a woman of worth? Far beyond pearls is her value... she puts her hands to the distaff, and her fingers ply the spindle* | Proverbs 31:10, 19 http://www.usccb.org/bible/proverbs/31#24031019-1
Polish madonna. POLISH LEGEND HAS IT THAT THE BRIGHT WARMTH OF THE SUN MUST SMILE UPON THE EARTH ON SATURDAY, IF ONLY FOR A BRIEF MOMENT, IN REMEBRANCE OF CHRIST'S INFANCY WHEN ON THAT DAY MARY WOULD WASH IMMACULATELY CLEAN HIS SWADDLING CLOTHS SO THAT SUNDAY MIGHT FIND DELIGHT IN WITNESSING THE BABY GOD CLOTHED IN PURE FRESH SCENTED DRESS.