1900's - This makes me want to CRY I love it so much! Beautiful!
Cream crochet lace dress, c. 1900. Collection of Fashion Museum Bath, via @Fashion_Museum on Twitter.
Point De Gaz Lace Dress, 1890, Augusta Auctions, November 13, 2013 - NYC
dragonflies? dean? who knows, but they're lovely
A narrow scarf of Point de Gaze.
Brussels Lace Very delicate elaborate lace, often lots of raised work like what you see in the centers of the flowers. You don't see this much on modern gowns--it is very old fashioned.
A type of insect damage characterized by insect feeding on leaf areas between veins; it can result in a lacy or skeleton appearance to the leaf.