Naturally-Dyed Fine Cotton Mending Thread - February Set
This limited-edition cotton thread set is inspired by the Cornish flora and fauna that are in abundance during the month of February.
The February set reflects the colours of stunning pink camellias and magnolia trees that begin to bloom all along the milder South Cornish coast.
- 'camellia' dyed with cochineal
- 'magnolia' dyed with cochineal
- 'carnation' dyed with cochineal
An extra-fine, 2-ply thread sourced from Japan - similar to one strand of embroidery floss or sewing machine thread.
This makes it ideal for repairing light-weight linen and cotton garments with some delicate embroidery, or double it up if you require a thicker thread to use with a Speedweve.
It has a tight twist which won't split apart as you weave (non-divisible) and a matt finish helping you to create a natural looking darn.
Each colour is hand-dyed using 100% natural dyes some of which are sourced from local, seasonal plants.
All the threads have beautiful tonal variations which is the beauty of hand dyeing and are fixed with a mordant which ensures they are light and colourfast. **
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