Our finest vintage and contemporary linen threads, silks and haberdashery all in beautiful complementary tones and colours.
Beautiful Gatherer Linen & Silk Box is a series of 6, all contain the following rare and beautiful threads:
2 x mid century Gutermann silk 50 meter
(The silk shades vary in each box)
1 x rare #500 eggshell stranded linen hemstitch yarn from Nordiska, 1960s.
11 x skeins of our contemporary linen threads, chosen after the
1 x 30 meter of a natural very fine linen thread, beautiful for delicate needlework.
2 x skeins of natural dyed wool embroidery thread. The colours vary in each box.
1 x 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″ or 10cm.
1 x One 50 x 50 cm Fine Linen panel
In the sturdy A6 paper box you will also find chenille needles in three sizes,
a notecard with envelope.
Adapted from ‘The Beautiful Gatherer’, coloured mezzotint, c.1790. Artist unknown. Garden Museum collection.
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.