Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2
Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2
Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2
Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2
Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2
Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2
Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2
Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2

Purple - Lyster Thread Collection #2

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A limited series of our finest linen threads, both vintage and contemporary, made especially for the @threadfestival event 13-14/6. 

2 x hemstitch 4-stranded linen, 1960's. Both are 10 m long, or 40 m each if used fully stranded. 
1 x linen lace thread, a very rare beautiful, smooth and strong thread from the 1960's, produced by Nordiska of Gothenburg. This skein is approximately 50 meter. 
3 x contemporary linen skeins, Lyster #1 and #2. 
2 x mouline stranded cotton
2 x soft cotton, mid century from DMC and Nordiska. 
1 x art silk, mid century 
3 x vintage linen skeins

1 x antique Gutermann silk spool, shades vary in each box.

Two chenille needles

The sturdy paper box itself is A6 in size and also includes a small (ca 23 x 23 cm) linen with a 1960's print from the Nordiska Embroidery Archive. These prints come with a stitch card showing the 24 most common stitches of 60's linen embroidery. A larger piece of 1960's Swedish linen for counted embroidery is included, sizes vary but all are larger than A4.