Here is a collection of our favourite threads,
all packed in a sturdy paper box that can hold your threads for many years to come.
In this box you will find:
One hemstitch linen skein from Nordiska. It's a stranded thread, a kind that has not been in production since the 1960's. It is 10 meter long, or 40 meter if used fully stranded.
A very lustrous linen thread from 1962, originally intended for lace making. This is one of the most beautiful linen threads we ever found. It came without labels so we have added our own. This thread catches light beautifully and really stands out.
A 1960's skeins from Linblomman, green #880, a bright springy green!
Three contemporary linen skeins, Lyster #1 and #2. These are 14 meter per skein.
A skein of very beautiful quality variegated linen thread, 50+ meter. This thread is likely vintage, but have been dyed recently.
One skein of mouline cotton, 8 meter.
One skein of vintage DMC Matania, a soft cotton, made in France.
One antique silk spool of 30-50 meter, the soft green shades and brands vary in each box as we did not have 6 of the same of this old beautiful pure silk thread.
A skein of single stranded Danish flowerthread, the shades vary in each box.
Three chenille needles on a 1960's embroidery paper cut: size 20, 22 and 24.
Antique Irish linen, vintage and contemporary fabric.
A 1940's quilt piece,noted feedsacks, and all patterns vary in each box.
One paper card with an image from the Nordiska Archive and 14 meter linen thread.
A 25 x 25 cm bird print, designed in 1960 by Nordiska of Gothenburg
There is no instructional card with this set, just use your favourite stitches to embroider the little bird!
In total over 200 meter of our favourite threads.
The box will come gift wrapped in tissue paper and cotton bias.