As well as the twelve capsules of linen thread, you will also have the cardboard display box, in the style of those that adorned the haberdashers of yesteryear. The box transforms into a display box by folding the cover towards the inside. The label on the cardboard box, as well as those on the capsules, are one of the oldest illustrations of the famous "Chinois", a character whose form evolved over the years.
Size of display box: length, 11cm - width, 7.5cm - height, 5cm. Length of each spool: 50m. Diametre of this thread: 0.43mm. The "modern" assortment contains the following colours: n°174 very dark grey, n°195 dark brown, n°308 ecru, n°363 yellow, n°380 tango, n°405 golden yellow, n°525 red, n°600 old rose, n°678 royal blue, n°735 turquoise, n°848 yellow green, n°866 bright green. Size of each capsule: diametre, 3.5cm - height, 2.5cm. The capsules are also sold individually. The twisted waxed linen n°40 is also avalaible : - in star cards, 20 metres length, - in small spools, 30 metres length, - in professional spools, 50g (350m approx.)
All FIL AU CHINOIS threads are MADEINFRANCE.