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Huswife Sewing Set
Each piece is hand
turned of beautiful dark hardwood. The Beehive top opens to reveal a
matching beehive thimble & double spool. Also inside is a place to store
your pins & needles. The pin cushion is hand turned and has a lovely
velvet pin cushion. (Fabric colors may vary. Currently we have these in
beige velvet.) The tape measure extends to 36" and has a turning center
post to rewind the tape.
(See matching thimble case below.)
Acorn Thimble Case
2 ¼" x 1¼"
Beehive Thimble with Thimble Case
Rosewood Filgree Lucet
7"l x 2" w
Beautiful Rosewood with laser cut filigree design
Sturdy construction, yet light & comfortable to hold
In our humble opinion...one of the loveliest lucets we've ever
Learn a new craft!
Click here to see the LUCET BRAIDING
instructional book on our books page.
#L1 (Shown above)
#L3 (Click photo to view)
#D4 (Click photo to view)
The Needleworker's Carrier
Made with pride in the U.S.A. especially for Silent
3 sections to keep you organized!
Sleek oval handle
Traditional Shaker Style
Size: 9.5" x 7" wide
Made from the finest quality Walnut, Maple and Cherry woods, with
Accessories shown in the photos are not included. (The
Shaker needle book is sold below.)
Please order by item number. You will receive the actual
carrier shown in the photo.
Cushion Pin Tray
Solid hardwood with mahogany finish
Removable foam insert, ready for you to design your 3.5"
round pin cushion!
Idea: Cover the foam with your fabric or a
Overall: Diameter 7.5" Height 3/4"
Nostepinne Yarn Ball Winder
Lathe turned. Smooth rounded handle
with a tapered end.
Tool for winding a center-pull ball of yarn!
"Nostepinne" Scandinavian word meaning:"nest stick"
"Rufus Porter" Wooden Sewing Box
8 3/4"l x 3 3/4"w x 2 1/2"h
Hand-painted "Rufus Porter"
False Grain painted sides & bottom,
Graceful curved sides...just lovely!
A great place to
store your sewing/stitching essentials! Would also be a perfect desk
accessory. Plenty of room for
holding pens, pencils, paper clips, etc. Endless storage possibilities.
Or...just display it & enjoy!
These are hand-painted designs will be
like the photo above but may vary slightly.
Sadly sold out! (We'll try to obtain more. Please check back here
There is a very informative article about
Sewing Birds in the December 2012 issue of
Early American Life magazine.
The sewing bird or
sewing clamp was a popular sewing accessory in the late 19th Century. It
was also known as a hemming clamp. The bird's beak opens to hold the
fabric by depressing the tail.
bird is a replica of an elaborate design made for Marshall Field Company
of Chicago in the 1890's.
approximately: 3" w x 4 1/2"
Although functional, we recommend
this item for decorative use.
Complete fingertip control! Click to view:
Angled bent nose for precision. Use to pick up even
the smallest beads easily!
Remove stitching "mistakes" quickly & efficiently!
Handy to have in your crafting basket!
Easily used by Lefties too!
Overall length 5"
Excellent quality construction!
See the matching scissors set at the bottom of the
Sew Taxi by Fiskarsâ
~ 12 Tools in 1!
Unique Design! Compact storage case!
Includes: Thread Cutter, Magnifying Glass, Seam
Ripper, Piercing Punch, Punch Needle, Stuffing Tool, Knit Picker,
Tweezers, Safety Pin, 25" Measuring Tape, Needle Threader & Long Needle
Great gift idea!
handled gadget for pulling threads through fabric.
mention your choice of: Bone Handle (shown above) or Rosewood Handle
Pewter Needlework Tools
(Click the photo on the right
for a close up view of handle.)
Style Laying Tool ~English Pewter
Blunt end, perfect for use with all
thread types including: wool, ribbon, flat braids, etc.
Seam Ripper "Unpick" with safety cap
Pewter "Victorian Shoe" Pin
Shaker Poplarware Needle Books are back at Silent Stitches!
Expertly hand-crafted using
the same techniques perfected by the Shakers. These were made especially for us! Woven poplar covers, 4
flannel pages inside to hold your needles safely. Tied together with a ribbon!
Keep one in your stitching basket! Also makes a well received gift.
Size: 2 3/4'' x 2
~~Did you see our
Shaker Needleworker's Carrier?~~
"The Golden Girl" ~Victorian Style Needle
Base Metal Composition
Very study and heavy for it's size!
Color: Antiqued Golden Finish
Floral accents & leaves
Petite 2 3/8" x 3/8"
Pulls apart for needle storage
Looks like a treasured antique!
Hand-turned Wooden Needle Case
Friction Stopper for secure storage
Suggested for needles up to 2.5"
1/4" interior storage width
Overall measurements: Approximately
4" x 3/4" wide
Hand crafted in England
Styles & wood may vary slightly, but
will be similar to the one shown.
~ Fancy Carved Bone Needle Casket ~
to enlarge ð
Non-endangered Carved Bone
Note: Shipping in the USA only
Floral & abstract scrimshaw designs
Carved Filigree hinged top
Artistic interpretations, expect
variations & imperfections...no two alike!
Overall Measurements: 3" L x 1.5" W
x 1.5" H
Inside Storage: 2.5"L x1" W x
Perfect for needle storage...or
earrings on your nightstand etc.!
Save $2.00! ...just $17.95 when
purchased with the book below:
(Click-Here to visit our book page for a great book
on Tambour Embroidery!)
Rosewood Crochet Hook 7"
Your choice: Size
G or H
Unique design with flattened
mid-section for holding comfort.
Your choice of: Size G or N
Past offerings....gone but not forgotten.
*Sadly we don't expect these
items to return any. Please check back here for updates.*
Corn Needle Case
(*No longer available.)
Case 3 ¼" Carved
(unscrews at neck)
may vary slightly due to each artist's interpretation.)
(*Sold out until further notice.)
Fish Needle Case 3 1/2"
Rosewood (unscrews at neck)
may vary slightly due to each artist's interpretation.)
(*Sold out until
4 ½" Filigree
Carved Rosewood Needle Case w/Hatching Falcon Finial
(*Sold out until
Needle Case with Black Finial Top 4"
(Sadly, sold out
Falcon & Floral
Hand-Carved Bone Needle Case
may vary slightly due to each artist's interpretation. Expect
Hand Carved Umbrella Needle Cases
Designs may vary slightly due to each artist's interpretation.
~Heirloom Tiered Oval Sewing Box~
3 Swivel tiers!
Green Velveteen Pin Cushion Top.
2 Velveteen Lined Storage
Compartments...1" deep...plenty of room!
Dark Stained Hardwood with brass
Measurements: 7" long x 4.5" wide
x 4" high to top of cushion.
Felted bottom to protect your table
quality! Built to last for generations!
(Sorry, this item is not available until further
(Accessories shown in photo not
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