Waxed linen thread for hand stitching - available in Black, Brown and Natural - approx 23m (25yds).
Traditional natural linen (flax) thread that has been dipped in wax, ideal for hand stitching and repairs. Also the wax adds a protective layer to the thread and gives a water resistance. The origins of the use of this type of thread can be traced back to Neolithic times.
ideal for hand stitching leather where authenticity is important for example in repairs, conservation and re-enactment.