Cluny, LePuy, Continental guipure
·Straight laces which are braid/plait based. some geometric, some floral. The geometric ones are Cluny. The floral and figural ones are continental guipure…
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Swedish Guipure, Vadstena
LePuy. -- Usually a snaky trail, complex braided grounds. Often black silk. French.
Continental guipure. -- Contains floral motifs, braided grounds. Germany Spain France Sweden Denmark
Cluny, -- geometric designs, often contains a trail, a tape like element snaking thru the design.