Pastel Flax Flower Box - A selection box of 14 skeins of linen in soft colours along with a 1960s linen print, Sparrows, from the Nordiska Embroidery Archive. One of the skeins are an original 1960's Nordiska of Gothenburg stranded linen soft blue #514.
In this set you will find:
- 1 Nordiska of Gothenburg 1960's design called Sparrows, hand printed in Sweden on a 37.5 x 60 cm panel in beautifully textured 100% linen
- 1 handy card with the 24 most common stitches used in linen embroidery in the 60s
- 1 copy of the 1960's A3 instructional sheet, with instructions in Swedish, English and German.
- Three chenille needles: 20-22-24.
The original Sparrows design was printed for a 12" x 22" wall hanging on mustard linen.
The linen skeins are all 14 m each apart from the original vintage hemstitch linen which is 10 meter. This one skein can be stranded into 4, and will then be 40 meter long.
The box itself is made of sturdy paper and can be decorated or printed on to make your own little treasured thread box.
limited stock, up to 20 sets per colour only.