Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Lacemaker

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE LACEMAKER (S4x32) 4C set Sue McKinnell

1- 4 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ RH across (2 bars), 1s+4s dance ½ LH across while 2s+3s turn partner LH (2 bars)
5- 8 Repeat bars 1-4 from new positions. 4321
9-16 All set, cross RH, Set&Cross back RH
17-24 Repeat bars 1-8 ending original places
25-30 1s cross RH to 2nd place as 2s step up, 1s cast to 3rd place as 3s dance up to 2nd place, 1s cross LH to 4th place as 4s step up
31-32 All turn partner 2H. 2341

(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

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