- a fine lace made by looping and knotting thread that is wound on a hand shuttle: used for edging, trimming, etc.
- the act or process of making this
Origin of tattingprobably ; from British dialect, dialectal tat, to tangle
- Handmade lace fashioned by looping and knotting a single strand of heavy-duty thread on a small hand shuttle.
- The act or art of making such lace.
Origin of tattingOrigin unknown.
- Present participle of tat.