NEON No 10 - The Flax Flower 1960's embroidery linen yarn
This wonderful 100% flax linen yarn was grown and spun in one of the main textile industrial areas of Sweden, in the 1960's. It is a fine and strong thread with a beautiful lustre, and was used in all embroidery; monograms, household linen decorations, modern textile artwork etc. You can use this soft flaxen thread in any needlework project, and as it will still look beautiful a hundred years from now, it is ideal for heirloom stitching.
NEON: neon pink | neon yellow | neon orange & red | neon lucite | blue hues | purple orchid |garnet & violets | sea & lucid apple greens
Each box contains twenty, 15.9 yd (14m) skeins,
55 gram fibre / 306 yd 6ft / 280 meter in total.
The boxes, white with pale blue/dark blue illustrations of flowering flax, are printed with the text "Bästa lingarn för broderi" which means "The best linen yarn for embroidery" (!)