KINTSUGI MENDING - Gold Thread

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Purchase these silk threads additionally for your kintsugi mending. There is approximately 5-6m of vintage silk embroidery thread per card - enough thread to mend 2-4 small tears or moth holes.

Choose from -

  • NEW BATCH (Feb 2021) - Vintage Silk Thread, Gold #4974 (fine silk floss thread for all levels)
  • Vintage Rare Silk and Silver Leaf Thread, Blend (for more experienced hands)

 

Borrowing from the Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with gold alloy, we’ve developed a kintsugi for clothing practice as a way to cherish and extend the life of our favourite garments by visible mending with gold thread.

WATCH VIDEO TUTORIAL for Modified Eyelet Stitch as a kintsugi for clothing mending technique.