Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box
Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box

Flaxen Yellow Treasure Box

Regular price
£42.00
Sale price
£42.00

A limited series of our finest linen threads, both vintage and contemporary, made especially for Beyond The Festival of Quilts 2020. 

In the box you will find: 

1 x linen lace thread, a rare beautiful, smooth and strong thread from the 1960's, produced by Nordiska. This skein is approximately 50 meter. 

1 x hemstitch 4-stranded linen, 1960's, Linblomman (The Flax Flower). 10 m or 40 m if used fully stranded. This skein of bright yellow #544 Nordiska is one of the remaining skeins of this particular 1960's colours.

1 x Knox's of Kilbirnie linen skein, 1960's, 20m. 

3 x vintage linen skeins in soft and acid yellows, all 1960's. The shades and brands vary in each box. 

5 x contemporary linen skeins, Lyster #1 and #2. 

1 x antique Gutermann silk spool. Please note the silk shade varies slightly in each box. 

Three chenille needles

A vintage linen fragment 
Mustard linen fabric, A4 or larger. 
A little Donegal tweed

A spool of weaving wool, Swedish vintage. 

1 x Danish flowerthread
1 x Matania soft cotton
1 x luna thread from Sweden. 

A copper stencil for monograms, made around 1905. The initials and look vary on each plate. 

The sturdy paper box itself is A6 in size.