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Hawthorne Threads
Red Hook, NY
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Whether you're a quilter or a dressmaker, or a little bit of both, we have some really excellent crafting and fashion weight fabrics new to the shop for you today!!! Just Arrived in our Shop! Cleta , the newest line from AGF Studio, captures the essence of adventure. Soft grays,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Let's celebrate National Sewing Month! I know I'm preaching to the choir here, but it's fun to reflect on the history of sewing, here in the US and beyond. From the Gilded Ages to the Industrial Revolution and to today, sewing has oscillated from frivolity to necessity and back again.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
The solstice isn't here quite yet, but starting off the school year certainly makes it seem like it's the start of a new season! And for many of us that means a renewed commitment to organization and planning, and lots of time for crossing off those WIP's and eying up... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Our staff has been sewing together again! If you're a fan of our Sewing Together series of projects, you're going to want to try out our very own Sweet & Simple Tote pattern. We are so excited to offer it as a Free Tutorial and Printable PDF Pattern! We all... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
For many of us, it's "back to school" and back to a welcomed routine! Here's a fresh batch of inspiration to get you back on track! Just Arrived in our Shop! Paint inspiration from SUCH Designs! Carrie Bloomston of SUCH Designs is here with a new collection, PAINT. Encouraging us... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Summer is winding down, and we have some beautiful new fabrics that will take you right into fall! Just Arrived in our Shop! You're going to love these new 54" wide Cotton Canvas Basics from Riley Blake - and you're going to love the price even more! At an attractive... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Summer is winding down but the parade of beautiful fabric continues! Just Arrived in our Shop! Inspired by New York's Gramercy Park, Leah Duncan looked no further than the city that never sleeps for her newest line for Art Gallery. As a Brooklynite herself, Leah captures the magic of the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
If you're joining us State-side, we hope you've had a relaxing Labor Day Holiday today - we've got some new collections and LOTS of additions ON SALE to make the day even sweeter! Just Arrived in our Shop! a Sew Yummy version of Katy Jones’ Button Quilt (project from Love... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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The Quatrefoil, a four leafed shape we've all seen in art, architecture, and design, seems to be making a bit of a comeback in the textile world. I'm not going to go so far as to call it the new chevron, but once again Riley Blake seems to be right... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Hi folks! Summer is winding down and we have some vibrant, spirited lines to carry you into fall! With school just around the corner, I'm definitely seeing some collections that are just perfect for some selfish sewing projects... Just Arrived in our Shop! Like Dorothy before me, I'm under the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Animals continue to influence fashion and decor, breathing life into the designs they inhabit. I love the feral qualities they exude, with each piece achieving both a wildness and a quietude. We've ammased quite a herd of animal prints in the shop of late! I had fun composing these inspiration... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Sorry for the delay on the Newsletter - nature called and Charlie and I took the kids camping! But there's nothing like the warm welcome of beautiful fabrics to come home to. I know I'm definitely crossing off some W.I.P's this week! Just Arrived in our Shop! With romance and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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We're so excited to be sponsoring the Myrtle Sewalong! If you are new to sewing with Knits, or Colette Patterns for that matter, you'll be treated to a series of complete step by step instructions to guide you along the way. Those with knit phobias, have no fear! Your lovely... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Surprise! We're having a Sale!!! You're going to be glad you opened your inbox because these beauties won't hang around all summer! Enjoy these lovely lines on sale for $7.50/yd, while supplies last! W.I.P. it to us on Instagram! Here's last week's W.I.P it Wednesday win! I think tackling English... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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We are "sew" excited about the dress Daniela from On the Cutting Floor whipped up! The Barbara Dress is a free pattern and features a classic silhouette- an effortless choice for those who want to start sewing with knits! Sarah Lawson's Dotted Boulevard Knit is the perfect fabric to give... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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My scientific right-brained self tells me that Peridot, the gem, is a magnesium rich silicate - Mg2SiO4 to be precise. But my artful left brained self also reminds me that the bright olive green color evokes energy and new life. Either way, it's a great color to celebrate in this... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Hi folks! I truly think we have something for everyone today! From bold and bright to simple and understated today's selection really runs the gamut of design! Just Arrived in our Shop! Amy Butler's newest collection is an energetic fusion of Japanese inspired modern folk prints with graphic florals and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We've definitely got some collections you've been waiting for! From storied and whimsical to sophisticated bohemia, we've got an outstanding assortment for you today! Just Arrived in our Shop! IT'S HERE!!! Super fans of Heather Ross will recognize these Far Far Away designs, previously available only on heavy linen and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Sometimes I've gotta just sit back and take in all the beauty that comes through our doors - so glad to have you along for this joy ride! We have some amazing sights for you today! Just Arrived in our Shop! See the Lookbook for more projects and inspiration from... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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You can also find this pattern available for free as a Printable PDF Pattern in our shop! Our talented staff has already sewn many of these totes together here at Hawthorne Threads and we can't wait to share them with you! Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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I know that it's the year of the horse, but another four-legged animal seems to be taking over the decorating world. We are so "deerly" loving this rustic trend, and all of the new fabric designers that so clearly got the memo! From Birch Farm to Brambleberry Ridge, Indelible, Rustique,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
After a summer weekend full spending time outdoors with family and friends, I'm equally excited for some time quiet time indoors behind the whir of my sewing machine! Though, after some of our new arrivals I might have to start yet another project before finishing any of my wip's! Just... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
From new collections to great re-stocks to a Pre-Order savings special, there's lots to love today! Just Arrived in Our Shop! These little guys will certainly make themselves "Gnome Sweet Gnome" in your heart! These delightfully diminutive gnomes live in a peaceful village underground. If you're a child of the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Our ever colorful shelves are brimming with new collections for you! Here's a little peek into our shop that I snapped whilst doing a little shopping there myself this weekend! We've already got lots to catch up on! From prints to basics, whimsical to sophisticated we have a lovely lineup... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Summer sewing is in full swing and we've got another great bunch of lines that are sure to inspire quilts, lightweight clothing, bags, decor and more! Just Arrived in our Shop! Sew Caroline's new Gleeful collection for Art Gallery Fabrics embodies all things happy and sweet. Sketches of dots, stripes... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog