Our finest vintage and contemporary linen threads, silk spools and haberdashery all in soft complementary colours.
Clouds Linen Box is a series of 6, all contain the following beautiful threads:
3 x 30 meter of a very fine linen thread for embroidery. This thread is becoming one of our most loved embroidery threads and we love to share these. In the box you will receive half bleached, soft teal blue, and a soft grey.
8 x skeins of our contemporary linen threads, 14 meter each
1 x variegated linen thread, over 55 meter. This linen is contemporary, hand dyed in the UK.
1 x skein of 1960's strong and smooth lace making linen thread (1962)
30 meter, blue grey.
2 x mid century Gutermann silk 50 meter each.
(The silk shades vary slightly in each box)
Merchant and Mills Wide Bow Scissors. Tougher than old boots and supremely sharp and black. Small and precise in a deep, permanent black steel. 4″ / 10cm.
One 40 x 37 cm panel of our favourite linen fabric.
In the sturdy A6 paper box you will also find chenille needles in three sizes,
a notecard with envelope.
Notecard image from The Pattern Book: Cloud Types. Adapted from an illustration by Lewis Sculp from Luke Howard’s On the Modifications of Clouds (1803). Howard’s work was the first to classify different cloud types. Courtesy of the Met Office Digital Library and Archive.
Printed with vegetable-based inks on a carbon neutral press using responsibly sourced, acid free Italian paper, a recycled kraft envelope is included too.
If you would like to send this box as a gift to someone, please let us know when you place your order. We will then write your message within the card, gift wrap and send the parcel for you.
If you prefer something smaller, a mini set of soft favourite threads is available HERE