A limited series of our finest linen threads, both vintage and contemporary, 6 boxes, made especially for the @threadfestival event 13-14/6
3 x vintage linen skeins in deep blue/teals, all 1960's from Nordiska.
7 x contemporary linen skeins, Lyster #1 and #2.
2 x linen skeins from Klippans
1 x vintage mouline
1 x antique bright blue silk skein from Zwicky
1 x art silk from Nordiska of Gothenburg, mid century.
1 x antique Gutermann silk spool. Please note the silk shade varies slightly in each box.
1 x card with very strong linen from France, suitable for leatherwork and upholstery.
Two chenille needles on a mid century Swedish magazine cut out, different in each box.
1 x 1940's quilt block (the print varies, each box is different)
The Nordiska print Tulip Garden pictured here is added to the box at half price. It was designed in 1960 by an unknown artist for Nordiska of Gothenburg. We will include two stitch cards with the prints, one card showing the 24 common stitches of 60's linen embroidery, the other card comes with a picture of the original drawing of Tulip Garden, and a brief history of it's origins. See more HERE
The sturdy paper box itself is A6 in size.