Red Desert Scissor Pocket kit
This little scissor pocket is a limited edition design, for sale initially at the 2006 Nashville Needlework Market, and then available during 2006 until sold out.
The design was inspired by the colours of Jo-ann Stores exclusive Gingherís ĎLanellí design embroidery scissors. These colours can also be found throughout Australia, in the red earth of the desert regions, in the seed pods of Australian trees, shrubs and grasses and in the bush in the heat of summer.
The kit contains chart, instructions on how to construct the pocket, one skein each of Dinky Dye Silk #74 'Red Dust' and Cotton #29 'Nullabor' and a copper button. (Scissors and linen are not included)
The pocket is stitched on 28 count Cashel natural vintage linen and stitch count is 130 high by 31 wide; actual stitched area approx 9" high and 2 1/8" wide.