Cohana-Magewappa Toolbox Sewing Set in 2 colours

£320.00

This is a great gift set of Cohana’s popular basic sewing items in the beautiful wooden Magewappa Toolbox. A cross-stich design in gentle colors on the lid. The tool box comes with a detachable embroidery hoop that conveniently nests as the box’s outside rim.

Set Contents

・Magewappa Toolbox with Embroidery Hoop 15cm
・Tape Measure with Yuzen Leather Cover
・Shozaburo Thread Snips with Iga Silk Braid
・Cypress Pincushion
・Ohajiki Sewing Pins
・Meboso Needle Set (Light to Medium Weight)
・Wooden Thread Spool(White/Black)
・Iida Mizuhiki Needle Threader

▼Wrapped with a matching color cloth.

▼ Embroidery hoops are detachable from the box for use.

*This item is only in the gift set

Iida Mizuhiki Needle Threader

A lovely looking threader that adds glamour to your craft supplies.

Story

Mizuhiki is a decorative paper cord created by twisting washi paper and then hardening it with a glue coating. In Japan Mizuhiki is essential when giving formal gifts, where a present is wrapped with the appropriate type of Mizuhiki. The gift-sender can express their sentiments by their choice of color, number of cords and tying method depending on the occasion. Mizuhiki not only indicates that a gift is unopened, it also has a meaning of prayer in Japanese culture. Though the knot is made from paper, it cannot be cut or untied easily, and so it symbolizes the strength of connection between people and their hearts. The Iida Mizuhiki Needle Threader is decorated with a flower-shaped Mizuhiki called ume-musubi, or plum-flower knot. It is considered quite lucky because plum blossoms bloom before the start of spring, overcoming the winter, and the ume-musubi knot symbolizes good luck, tight bonds, and the repelling of evil. The result is a lovely-looking threader that adds a touch of glamour to your handicraft tools.

Provides smooth threading through a small needle hole.

Producing Regions

Nagano

Producer

Mizuhiki|Kinoshita Mizuhiki Co. Ltd. / IIda City, Nagano
Established in 1961. KINOSHITA MIZUHIKI values the “和 harmony” of the materials that mizuhiki is made of, pass on the “結 tie and connect” technique, create the “beauty” of mizuhiki’s curves, and manufacture products that are handmade using the “匠 artisan techniques” of our predecessors.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Note : Currently all items are only available on pre-order basis.

Delivery time is 2-4 weeks. 

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