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Winners of the Kenmare Lace Festival Lacemaking Competitions

015 International Competition

International Lacemaking Competition

 And the 2015 winners are!

Traditional section:

As there were two first prizewinners rather than first and second prizes, the cumilative amount of both prizes, which was €1,250 was divided between the prizewinners, giving them a prize of €625 each.

Joint 1st; Rachel McLaren, Scotland


 and Marie Laurie, Australia

Marie Laurie


Contemporary section:

Contemporary lacemaking: 1st prize €500, 2nd prize €200.

1st place; Catherine Thomas Australia.



 2nd; place Ornat O’Brien, Ireland



 Kenmare Lace Featival 2013

Traditional Lacemaking
1st Rachel Mclaren, Great Britain
2nd Kathie Earle, Ireland
3rd Annette Meldrum, Australia

Contemporary Lacemaking
1st Evelyn Manuk, Italy.
2nd Fiona Harrington, Ireland
3rd Orla Breslin, Ireland

Young Lacemaker
Niamh Finnegan, Ireland

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