Nordiska mid-century linen 25/4 #558

Nordiska mid-century linen 25/4 #558

A soft and very beautiful 100% linen thread made in mid-century Sweden.

This thread is called Hålsömsgarn nr 25/4, "hemstitch yarn" for openwork/drawn thread -embroidery, and is often found mentioned in 50's and 60's Swedish embroidery instructions. It's spun loosely so that it can be divided into 4 thinner strands. The fibres used for spinning this thread were very fine and the thread is smooth & even. 

Some labels look older that others, estimated age is 1940's to 1960's. All threads are in perfect condition. 

The price is for 1 skein a 10m. 

20 skeins in one order will be packed in an original Nordiska box. 

Very limited stock.