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Hawthorne Threads
Red Hook, NY
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Snowed in? We sure are here in upstate New York! At least it's warm and cozy whilst shopping online in your jammies, hot beverage at your side! We've got lots of fabrics to inspire your next project, starting with this most apropos Winter Frost collection from Michael Miller that fortuitously... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Once again we have a myriad of material in what's turned out to be a marathon newsletter - now say that five times fast! Grab a cuppa and let's catch up shall we?! Now Available in our Shop! Sarah Watson's newest collection for Cloud 9 Organic Fabrics features wistfully lyrical... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
When we first received Art Gallery's new Prisma Elements line at the shop, we immediately noticed how well the colors work together. While they are a great choice as blenders, the striking geometric forms can also stand alone as feature prints, especially in modern quilts. We decided a mini quilt... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Hi ladies, and gents (I know you're out there too!) It's only January and we've already welcomed in 32 new collections so far this year! 2015 is shaping up to be an exiting one for sewers everywhere and we are looking forward to sharing each and every one of them... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
I think your stash will thank you for reading along with us today! We have some great designs destined to become your next "go-to" prints! Now Available in our Shop! Carolyn Friedlander's highly anticipated collection for Robert Kaufman. She calls it a bit of a "mash up" of print mixing,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We hope you all had a wonderful weekend! If you follow us on Instagram, then you got a peek at what I was up to! Santa left my daughter Annie the Sewing School 2 book under the tree this year and she was excited to try out her version of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Hi folks! The big news this week of course is that the sophomore Cotton + Steel collections have arrived ! Melody, Alexia, Rashida, Sarah and Kim are all back with collections with quilting cotton, lawn and canvas components, and we're super excited about the collaborative Double Gauze group! We started... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We're feeling rather excited for the new year, and we hope you are too! How lucky for us that inspiration arrives on our doorstep each and every day, and the luck just continues as we get to share these wonderful fabric lines with you all. Let's kick off 2015 with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We are so grateful for your support in 2014! We have so many exciting things planned for 2015 and we simply cannot wait to share them all with you. Thank you for giving us the great privilege of sharing our love of fabric and sewing with you. We wish you... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We hope you all had a happy and healthy holiday! I don't know about you all but after all the handmade gift giving, we're ready for a little selfish sewing! New Fabric Arrivals! We've got a great new collection for your little splashers! Michael Miller's Sea Buddies promises a tropical... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We hope you're all rested after lots of good food, family and friends! If you're like me, then I'm feeling up cup of hot chocolate and some retail therapy about now! Hawthorne Threads is here to help you plan your next sewing projects; we've got some great new lines in... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
If you're like me, then you're probably in a sewing frenzy, finishing up those last gifts! But even though I have a few more ahead of me, I can't wait to spread the handmade cheer. My 7 yr old daughter Annie agrees as she made no fewer than 13 little... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
In this season of giving, why not give the gift of fabric?! Giving someone the joy of creativity is just as thoughtful as a handmade gift! We offer Gift Certificates in any dollar increment. You can print them out immediately upon purchase if you'll be giving your gift in person,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Puppy approved Fair Isle Tree Skirt! The stockings are hung, and if you're like many of us here at Hawthorne Threads, you might feel like one of Santa's elves as you make your way through some handmade gifts, stitch by stitch! Our Pepper likes her vantage point from our comfy... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
It seems the most pressing question for my daughter involves deciding which pajamas she's like to wear on Christmas Eve. She has her pick between her Calliope Nightgown, her Fair Isle Lounge Pants, and this new Fair Isle Nightgown. Ah to be a 7 year old... From her subtle nod... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Before Thanksgiving, we gave you a sneak peek at what we have been sewing together at the shop. The box bags we chose to make are practical, yet fun, and a great way to store all kinds of items! The staff had a great time choosing fabrics and zippers that... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
As we near the "most wonderful time of the year", we have some truly wonderful collections to make the season even more spectacular! Now Available in our Shop! Free Quilt Pattern from Art Gallery - calls for easy cuts! An homage to the evolution of textile craftwork, Katarina Rocella's lovely... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Another day, another snowfall! To coordinate with her cozy bear hat, Annie has a new Fair Isle Scarf just in time for what looks like our own private snowy isle. I half expect one of our polar bears to come out of the woods and join us for some sledding!... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
I've featured Peridot and Citrine so, in keeping with this trend, my newest home page gallery picks give a nod to the December birthstone. Tanzanite takes its name from Tanzania, still to this day the only known place where this stone occurs naturally. Sparkling blue with undertones of violet, the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We've been busy sewing and decking the halls! After designing the Arctic Fans print for our Fair Isle line, I knew it would make for a beautiful tree skirt. The scalloped fans mirror the wedge shaped curves of the skirt itself, giving this rustic decor a modern twist. You'll find... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Now Available in our Shop! It would be Follie indeed to let this eclectic collection of prints pass you by! The latest effort by Lotta Jansdotter brings fresh colors to your table. Lotta has had fun with bright fuchsia, teal, periwinkle, citron and taupe, combing her new hues with some... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
My daughter Annie so loved her Calliope Jacket, I thought we'd try out another project from Anna Maria Horner's wonderful All Set Kids Pattern Set. Our wintry Fair Isle fabric offers the perfect choice for some new pajamas. When designing this collection, I really wanted to create a beautifully balanced... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
If you're like us then you're probably a little fat on turkey and post Thanksgiving Sales! But we hope you've saved some room for dessert in this week of indulgences! We have a number of great new lines for you today! New Fabric Arrivals! For more on this chic Chinoiserie... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
With the holiday season upon us, we are always on the lookout for handmade gift ideas, and this one is definitely our cup of tea! A teapot cozy is not only beautiful, but practical as well, having been invented to keep water warm during lengthy afternoon teatimes. Our Ann Marie... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
LAST DAY! Enjoy these lines at $7.99/yd! We also have a great selection of collections priced at $7.50/yd! For a re-cap on the rest of our Thanksgiving Weekend Cyber Sale Event, see here and here! And don't miss your chance to scoop up some beautiful Rayon, Home Dec, and Voile... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at Hawthorne Threads Blog