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Sajou Thread Winders
$13.50 ($12.27) / pack of six

These thread cards from France bear names of towns in Normandy, as a tribute to the history of this linen-producing region which was filled with linen mills in days gone by. In the past, linen thread was mainly sold on this type of cards.
The cards are of excellent quality, retracing the principals of cards of old, to make organising your threads a real pleasure. They are sold in series of six, printed on both sides on 2mm thick cardboard. Pattern widths are all approximately 6 cm.

All winder sets are shown below. Six winders in each set.
Some detailed pictures of individual winders at bottom of page.

Carentan Model Crestin Billet
This thread cards model is taken from a geometric design dating from the debut of the 19th century. In the middle the two letters "C" and "B" which are the Frédérique Crestin-Billet family name, aka "Madame Sajou"

In this series of thread cards, a feather motif dating from the 19th century is depicted in six colours:
red, sky blue, green, orange, pink and mauve.

These thread cards depict six red and green motifs inspired by vintage wallpapers.

Louviers Model Thread Trademarks
This thread cards series continues the great tradition of thread cards - the promotion of threads that exist today.

Normandie Model Nice Apples
These Sajou thread cards is a tribute to Normandy and the regions' speciality:
the cultivation of apples.


Below - enlarged photos of two winders.



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