NB: We pull threads based on an estimate of thread use from over 30 years of experience. If your kit or canvas order contains threads, and for whatever reason, you find you need more, there may be an additional charge.
- This needlepoint design recounts the saying Old age comes at a bad time. The background is purple with a silver border. The letters are in gold.
- The design is hand painted on 13 mesh needlepoint canvas. The design is appropriate for the beginner needlepointer.
- The design measures 6.75" x 5".
- This needlepoint is sold canvas-only or with threads.
- If you choose cotton we provide DMC cotton embroidery floss, or choose Perle cotton. For wool and for silk we use Planet Earth single ply luxury fibers which are easy to stitch with. If you choose Mixed threads, we will pull Kreinik for the silver & gold and silk for the background.
- If you want to keep your canvas taut we recommend a pair of 8" and a pair of 10" stretcher bars and some thumb tacks.
- The needlepoint canvas usually ships in a few weeks. You can always check availability before you order.