Close

Whoa! You can't favorite your own shop.

Whoa! You can't buy your own item.

Whoa! You can't favorite own item.

Whoa! You can't add your own item to a list.

Add this item to a treasury!

Close
You don't have any treasuries yet. Enter a title below to create one.
Close

This item has been added.

View your treasury.

This shop is taking a short break.

Want to know when they return?

Like this item?

Add it to your favorites to revisit it later.
Sewing kit, travel, thimble, embroidery scissors, kraft matchbox, hand stamped, black archival ink

This gorgeous light-weight travel sewing kit is the perfect size for any handbag, purse or pocket. Made from sturdy paper-mache kraft card, this little matchbox is hand stamped with a thimble and a pair of embroidery scissors using black archival ink and decorated with cotton fabric tape.

The entire kit weighs a mere 30grams and measures approximately 5cm x 4cm x 2cm, or 2" x 1.6" x 0.8".

Wondering how much can fit in a matchbox?

2 x new sewing needles
2 x new glass-topped pins
3 x safety pins, various sizes
1 x press-stud
2 x small white buttons
1 x fold-away scissors
1 x aluminum needle threader
1 x tiny wooden peg
1 x teeny tiny wooden cotton reel
approx. 1m white cotton thread
approx. 1m black cotton thread

This listing is for one complete travel sewing kit as pictured.

* As well as natural variations in the wooden and recycled paper products I use, my work also has unique imperfections that are a result of the hand stamping process.

PLEASE NOTE! Due to NZ Post's outrageous new price hikes, shipping for my sewing kits has increased. I am, however, very happy to post these Economy Air, which is about 2 weeks slower but a few dollars cheaper. If you would prefer Economy shipping please convo me before placing your order and I will put up a custom order for you.

For information on how I calculate shipping please use the link below:
https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/aplacetolaymythread/policies

For more of my gorgeous handmade notions, click here!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/aplacetolaymythread

Sewing kit, travel, thimble, embroidery scissors, kraft matchbox, hand stamped, black archival ink

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: kraft matchbox, wooden cotton reel, cotton thread, needles, glass head pins, safety pins, aluminum needle threader, metal scissors, press stud, plastic buttons, wooden peg
  • Made to order
  • Feedback: 185 reviews
  • Ships worldwide from Dunedin, New Zealand
361