Hand Sewn Winter Solstice Housewife/Hussif Sewing Roll Bundle
Hand Sewn Winter Solstice Housewife/Hussif Sewing Roll Bundle
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Hand Sewn Winter Solstice Housewife/Hussif Sewing Roll Bundle

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In the 18th century, the item called a housewife (“hussif”) is one that had multiple uses. It could be a container for small personal items, a wallet, a sewing kit, or a combination of these.  This housewife, a simple design based off period examples, has been carefully stitched by hand.

Celebrate the Winter Solstice with this festive sewing kit in tones of red & green. Reproduction prints*, silk satin, and cotton velvet are bundled in a green striped ticking and finished with a red petersham ribbon. 

The finished sewing roll comes with a full spool of thread, a star wax piece, and a hand made cherry wood thread winder.

Note: This is a finished product. If you are looking for a housewife kit, please check out the supply kit section of the website.

 Check out Virgil's Fine Goods for her amazing reproduction fabrics!