The kit included chartreuse green felt, red yarn, pins, needles, and beans. And my stitches were so huge that the beans would sometimes slip out from between them.
An ode, then, to Mrs. K, and to my five-year-old self, who never could have imagined anything like Spoonflower, but would have delighted in it.
Part of my upcoming series of vintage sewing tools, including the vintage-style measuring tape currently for sale in my shop. Thanks for looking!