Le Pompe, 1559: Patterns for Venetian Bobbin Lace by Santina M. Levey, http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/0903585162/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_ND8Gsb1SHQQ94
Lace 16th century The most famous lace of this time period came from Venice, and that area is still known for this product. Lace was used in both men and women's clothing and accessories. Found at:
This book is filled to the brim with amazing details about the clothing and belongings of one of the world's most famous queens.
Lace: A History ... drooooool
Elizabethan Lace by Gilian Dye, $99