Welcome to my Folksy shop in which you will find a variety of hand-stitched accessories for you and your home, many of which make lovely (and easy-to-post) gifts. I stitch in a variety of styles, combining traditional embroidery with other textile techniques such as felting, weaving, hand dyeing and silk painting. The re-purposing of vintage threads and fabrics, and the re-cycling of vintage linens and lace, are recurring themes and my listings include a small selection of vintage textile supplies.
A beautiful crazy patchwork needle book stitched from hand-dyed fabrics and laces, from vintage linens, combined with hand-dyed threads.
A variety of hand-dyed linen, cotton and lace, from recycled vintage linens, have been hand-dyed to give several coordinating shades of green. These materials have been used to create a crazy patchwork cover for this needlebook. In the tradition of crazy patchwork, the design has been heavily embellished by hand embroidery, both as 'filling stitches' for entire patches and as edge stitches. Shades of pink and green threads have been chosen. The cover is finished by an edging of blanket stitch in green thread.
The needle book is lined in a floral print cotton fabric. The cover is stiffened by a layer of interfacing. Three pieces of vintage soft flannelette are folded and securely stitched in place, to provide six 'pages' for your needles and pins. The needlecase closes by a button hole stitch, cotton loop over a green, vintage button.
Height - 9.5 cm approx
(Pins not included)
Please note: items from lynwoodcrafts are intended for adults. This item is unsuitable for children under 3 years of age since it contains small parts which may represent a choking hazard.
One in a series of embroidered items inspired by my vintage fabric collection and my experiments in hand-dyeing
Shipping & delivery
This item will be posted to you by Lynwoodcrafts within 5 days of receiving payment.
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You have 14 days, from receipt, to notify the seller if you wish to cancel your order or exchange an item.
Unless faulty, the following types of items are non-refundable: items that are personalised, bespoke or made-to-order to your specific requirements; items which deteriorate quickly (e.g. food), personal items sold with a hygiene seal (cosmetics, underwear) in instances where the seal is broken.