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Hawthorne Threads
Red Hook, NY
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We seem to approach our designs with the concept first and its utility as a secondary consideration. It's so nice when we create a pattern and then realize its versatility across all sorts of sewing projects. That certainly seems to be the case with our new Zambezi line, as we... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Hawthorne Threads Blog
New Zambezi pillows on my sewing table! We've been sewing away here at the shop, and I've been happy to take my "work" home with me as well! I'm sewing up some friends for my fringed Zambezi pillow, just finishing with some piping to give them a nice finished look.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Have you explored the Nordic timberland of Norwegian Wood? Our in in house fabric line recently led one talented sewist down the woodland path to creative inspiration and we're delighted to share her work with you! Our friend Lydia over at at Telafante created this beautiful floor cushion, incorporating nearly... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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We've had a number off lines come in these last few days, each providing us with so much sewing inspiration we can hardly decide where to begin! We've found a lot of fun projects to go along with some really great fabric collections, so let's catch up shall we?! Clementine... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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After a fun day of sewing here at the shop we have another project to share with you! True to the spirit of our new Zambezi fabric line, this one will ignite your wanderlust for far off exotic places. Truth be told, Sew Charleston inspired this project; after seeing her... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
The shop is abuzz with the whir of sewing machines as we sew up one new inspired project after another! We have two quilts in the works as well as lots of apparel and accessories. Some are for our new Zambezi line but many also feature another line we have... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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We brought our "A-game" for this next project featuring our Norwegian Wood collection! We knew that the cheater Log Cabin design makes for the perfect fussy cut square, so we decided to design something fun with that as our jumping off point. We quickly came up with this Roll +... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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If you follow us on Instagram you might have caught some peeks at what we've been working on lately! These pretty blocks are composed of our new Etched basics in thte Desert Rose and Stone color palettes. The pattern is Solar Eclipse from Elizabeth Hartman. The colors and design are... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Hi all! We have a really nice variety for you today. From sophisticated to whimsical and seasonal, we think you'll be inspired to make something great! Wanderer from April Rhodes! On the heels of her hugely popular Arizona collection we are very excited to have the sophomore collection from the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Today we have another fun project to make with our new Norwegian Wood collection! This one might be my daughter Annie's favorite one yet as it affords her the opportunity to request a sleepover, the pinnacle of fun for any 8 year old. But first, she was ready to do... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Night Owl from Norwegian Wood! If you follow us on Instagram you know we've been sewing up lots of fun projects, and we have even more in store for Norwegian Wood inspired designs. Stay tuned to our blog or more on that, but in the meantime here's a peek at... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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I awoke to yet another two hour delay for the kids, which gladly didn't turn a 7th snow day! If you're snowed indoors still, we have enough sewing inspiration to keep you from going stir crazy! Yoyogi Park from Cloud 9! Don't miss the FAT QUARTER FRIENDLY Free Quilt Pattern... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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We're back with another fun project we've sewn up with our new Norwegian Wood line! This time we chose the Hexagon Situpon pattern from Bonnie Christine. The patchwork design is a great way to show off some of your favorite prints from this woodland collection. Here's a close up the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Thank you everyone for such a warm welcome to Norwegian Woods! We've been overwhelmed with lovely messages (and orders!) of support for our newest in house collection. And If you haven't yet explored our Nordic timberland, we hope you'll wander down the forest path over here! Of course, what's a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
If you're in the northeast, then you probably spent the weekend much like we did - hibernating indoors while a fresh blanket of snow covered our sky-high snowdrifts! At least it affords plenty of time sewing by a crackling fire! We can't wait to share some of those projects very... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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We were pleased as punch when the folks at Sew 4 Home selected our Marsala collection for their newest feature over on their crafty blog, and we've been eagerly waiting to see what they would whip up! The wait is over, and today they've unveiled a perfectly polished backpack. They've... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
It's been just a few days but we already have lots to catch up on! Lots of fun things happening here at the shop, including our new collection, designed and printed right here at Hawthorne Threads! Our New in-house Collection! In the forest, one never knows what lies around the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Santa was good to my daughter Annie this year, and her room now houses every crafting tool imaginable. From knitting and sewing supplies to painting and drawing tools, she's destined for creativity in 2015! If you caught this blog post, you might remember that her room is currently decked out... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Hi Folks! If you follow us on Instagram then you may have gathered that I'm in Switzerland getting some ideas for an upcoming fabric collection! I couldn't pass up a photo op with this quilty tiled-roof. And of course, it's only polite to repay them with sampling a bit of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Six more weeks of winter they say?! We're "shrugging" it off here at the shop! Our staff is just crazy about the Julia Cardigan, and together we have sewn up four versions already. We're so happy that many of you wanted to give the pattern a whirl after seeing our... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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With winter lines rolling in we've been busy sewing here at the shop. Stay tuned to our blog for fun crafty inspiration, and in the meantime we have yet another feast for the eyes in today's newsletter! Hello Bear from Bonnie Christine Named after Bonnie Christine's son, Bear, this collection... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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As the name implies, we had lots of fun putting together this quilt! We just knew this Giggles pattern from Jaybird would offer a great way to play up the directional nature of our Etched fabrics. We used a roughly equal assortment from the entire collection, randomizing pieces as best... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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In just a few days, we already have so much to catch up on! From new collections, a new free pattern, to a pre-order opportunity and chances to win, there's lots to get your bobbin in a whirl! Introducing Marsala, our nod to Pantone's Color of the Year! Nordic Snowflake... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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If we are to endure 6 more weeks of winter, we might as well spend them with a cozy new pair of slippers! We are very excited to present to your our newest Free Pattern in our Sewing Together Series. Once again, we are offering a great tutorial here on... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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If you follow us on our Blog and on Instagram, then you know we've been sewing up a storm. If we're going to have 6 more weeks of winter what better way to celebrate then nesting indoors with your fabric stash! Folk Song from Anna Maria Horner Anna Maria has... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog