Slightly different than type 1 this one is a little thicker, edges a little smoother and has a slightly larger hole than type 1. Long handled lucets appear to be more common during the Vicotrian during which time luceting may have gotten it's start. Lucets are used to make strong cords for tying stays, breeches, hats and shoes. Many threads may be used but we have found 16/2 linen thread makes strong cord. Also available are directions for making lucet cord are included in The Lady's Guide to Plain Sewing Book II.
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This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 29 December, 2016.