Kantha is a hand stitching technique that originated in India. It was used to join several layers of sari silk together to make bedding.
This fantastic Kantha Seaside kit comes with everything you need ready to start stitching! Fabric, muslin and hand dyed threads are ready-cut with a full size pattern and comprehensive instructions; the quarter metre of beach fabric will need to be cut to size. Threads have been cut to 50cm lengths and placed into individual self seal bags, and the size seven embroidery needle with a large eye has been chosen to make it easier to thread with the hand dyed cotton threads.
This small Kantha pattern has a full size A5 pattern of a lighthouse, and comprehensive written instructions. This Seaside Wall Hanging kit contains everything you need to complete the four smaller Kantha kits, which include a seahorse, shell, dolphin and starfish.
Fenland Textile Studios Seaside Wall Hanging:
- A4 double sided instruction sheet with written instructions and stitch diagrams
- A4 full size pattern
- John James size 7 embroidery needle
- Eight pieces of cotton muslin 6" square, fabric originating in South Korea
- Four pieces of Makower Spectrum white fabric 6" square, fabric originating in South Korea
- Paintbox hand dyed cotton threads Perle 12 threads, dolphin 1.5m light blue and 2.5m dark blue, seahorse 2m pink and 4m Aqua, shell 0.5m yellow, 2m Aqua and 5m pink, starfish 3m yellow and 1m dark blue. All thread measured into 50cm lengths and placed into plastic self seal bags of dimension 1.5" X 3"
- Makower 1363 landscape beach, quarter of a metre cut across the width of the cotton fabric
Fenland Textile Studios Pattern:
- A5 pattern front showing contents and colour photo of the stitched pattern
- A5 full size pattern in black and white
- A4 detailed written instructions
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