Bespoke Laces

Partnering with a certified Calais Caudry Lace manufacturer in France, Encore House of Fabrics supplies the best quality laces for all your designs.

We can design and bring to life your vision in a multitude of lace styles

Your customization possibilities are endless.

Lace can be custom dyed or created 100% from scratch, using your motifs and designs.
Encore House of Fabrics will take your ideas and turn them into reality!

Leavers Lace

Leavers Lace, originating from Nottingham, England during the early 19th century, is renowned for its intricate detail and exquisite finesse, making it one of the most sought-after types of lace globally.

Named after the Leavers loom, on which it is produced, this lace distinguishes itself by its capability to mimic the delicacy of handmade lace, like the famed French Valenciennes and Chantilly.

Characterized by its fine mesh and elaborate patterns, often adorned with floral motifs, Leavers Lace has historically graced the wardrobes of royalty and aristocrats. Its timeless appeal persists, with fashion designers and luxury brands frequently incorporating it into both contemporary and traditional designs.

The artistry involved in producing Leavers Lace, combining both technological innovation and craftsmanship, stands as a testament to its enduring legacy in the world of textiles.

Chantilly Lace

Chantilly Lace, originating from the 17th century in Chantilly, France, is a handmade bobbin lace renowned for its delicate and intricate floral patterns. Often crafted from black or white silk threads, this lace’s fine netted background—known as the “toile”—provides a striking contrast to the detailed motifs, highlighting their elegance.

Chantilly Lace quickly became a favorite amongst European nobility, symbolizing luxury and sophistication. Its timeless appeal has ensured its continued popularity, with the lace being prominently featured in haute couture and bridal fashion throughout the centuries.

The intricate craftsmanship behind Chantilly Lace makes it an enduring testament to the artistry of traditional lace-making.

Guipere Lace

Guipure lace, a delicate and intricate form of lace, is renowned for its exquisite beauty and timeless elegance. Unlike traditional lace, guipure lace is crafted without a net or mesh background, resulting in a bold and distinctive design. Guipere lace is often made in cotton and features bold distinct patterns.

Its name, derived from the French word “guiper,” meaning to wrap or envelop, aptly describes the technique used in its creation. This lace is characterized by its elaborate patterns and motifs, often featuring dense, raised areas connected by fine bars or plaits. The absence of a supporting fabric allows guipure lace to stand out with a three-dimensional quality, enhancing its tactile appeal.

Commonly used in bridal gowns, eveningwear, and haute couture designs, guipure lace adds a touch of sophistication and grace to any garment. Its enduring popularity lies in its ability to evoke a sense of romanticism and vintage charm, making it a cherished choice for those seeking timeless and refined textiles.

Lace Trims

Elevate your garments with the timeless allure of a custom lace trim, a luxurious embellishment that transcends trends and infuses sophistication into every stitch.

Our lace trims, crafted with meticulous attention to detail, can feature any of your designs that ranging from classic floral patterns to contemporary geometric motifs. A unique custom trim will elevate your creations with a touch of refined elegance.

Imbue your dresses, blouses, and lingerie with a sense of romance by applying our lace trims to hems, cuffs, and necklines. The creativity of our trims knows no bounds! Transform everyday pieces into extraordinary works of art, allowing the intricate textures and patterns of lace to become the focal point of your fashion creations.