Threadwork Primitives

Threadwork Primitives

Early Work Finished Goodes for your Primitive Home

September Update

Hello and Welcome Friends and thank you for visiting my page!  My name is Nan Lewis.  I'm a cross stitch artist and designer, but love to create with wools and fibers of all kinds.  I hope to show you some special and one of a kind creations each month.  They are all made with love by my own hands. 

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Handmade Needlekeep with a wool pumpkin, stuffed with wood shavings. Has an overdyed ribbon closure. I've added pins, a key charm and an old black shoe button. Measures 12 1/2 Long by 4" W. Comes signed and dated. Travel fare is insured 2 day Priority $7.25
This sweet huswife features an original cross stitched design on linen and 3 pockets for storing sewing needfuls. It has a small bone ring and a black ribbon for closure. I've used an assortment of reproduction fabrics for the pockets. The binding is completely hand stitched. Measures 9"H by 4" W. Comes signed and dated. Priority travel fare is $7.25
This fun pincushion was made with different pieced strips of orange and black fabric. Backed in black wool and firmly stuffed with wood shavings and crushed walnut shells. I've added a few old buttons and pins to match. Measures 6" x 3 1/2". Comes to you signed and dated. Travel fare is $7.25
This sewing roll is crossed stitched on silk matka and backed with black wool. I've stitched little x's around the piece. There's a pocket for small sewing scissors and a wool patch to hold your needles. Overdyed ribbon is attached for the closure. SCISSORS PICTURED ARE NOT INCLUDED. Piece measures 6 1/2" square, when open. Comes signed and dated. Priority travel fare $7.25
This prim pocket features an original cross stitch design on linen. Reproduction fabrics for the pocket, binding and backing. The binding is completely hand stitched and I've added a loop at the top for hanging. Measures 8"H by 4 1/2" W. Comes signed and dated. Travel fare is insured Priority $7.25