We are often looking for something different to say a thank you or for a friend’s birthday, aren’t we.  This is so pretty and I bet anyone who sews would love to receive it too.

For those with a passion for decorative detail, this gorgeous new antique style sewing set from Hemline will add a touch of class to your sewing box.

This new set contains 5 beautiful tools: 9.5cm/3.75in sharp tip embroidery scissors with scrolling floral handles; 150cm/60in retractable tape measure with a magnetic back; heart pendant thread cutter; non-slip metal thimble; 3 hand needles in glass storage tube. Presented in plastic free packaging box, this elegant collection makes a wonderful gift. RRP £27 approx.

Hemline products are available nationwide from craft and sewing suppliers.