2 Israeli artist Talia Abraham's Metalace serving bowl is crafted of stainless steel ($105) but was inspired by late 17th-century Milanese bobbin lace. M.L. Gosling, 43 S. Palm Ave., Sarasota, (941) 366-2500.
3 Not your grandma's doily, this chic and lacy little black dress ($495) is by celeb-adored Catherine Malandrino. The Met Fashion House, Day Spa & Salon, 35 S. Boulevard of Presidents, Sarasota, (941) 388-1772.
4 Gossamer-sheer filigree cuff bracelet is a lacy work of art in 18K white gold with 9.68 carats of GHVS diamonds ($21,850). McCarver and Moser, 482 John Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, (941) 388-3666.
5 Summery and casual, lace shoes at Saks range from Melissa's glamour flats by Jason Wu ($138) to Carvan espadrilles ($770). Saks Fifth Avenue, 3501 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota (941) 364-5300.