Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Satin And Lace

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SATIN AND LACE (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Sue McKinnell

1- 8 1s+2s dance the Knot
9-16 1s cross up between 2s and cast to 2nd place, 1s+3s dance RH across
17-24 2s+1s dance Ladies' Chain
25-32 1s cross down between 3s and cast up to 2nd place, 2s+1s dance LH across

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

Satin And Lace by Sue McKinnell 8x32 Strathspey for 3C

1-8 1C and 2C dance the knot.
9-16 1C cross up between 2C and cast to 2nd place. 1C and 3C dance RH across.
17-24 2C and 1C dance ladies' chain.
25-32 1C cross down between 3C and cast up to 2nd place. 2C and 1C dance LH across.


(Dance crib compiled by the deviser, Sue McKinnell, Jun 2009)

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

Satin is a weave that typically has a glossy surface and a dull back.

Suggested music is Lady Lucy Ramsay from Gang on the Same Gate by Green Ginger.

Satin and lace wedding dress
Satin Wedding Dress Trimmed With Tulle And Honiton Guipure Lace
About 1870

Dance information by the deviser, Sue McKinnell.
Dance information licensed under this Creative Commons Licence 3.0.
Text from this original Satin article on Wikipedia.
Image copyright Valerie McGlinchey licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license.

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