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Red Hook, NY
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If you're joining us State-side, we hope you all have a wonderful holiday weekend, with some time with family or friends, and more than a little time to spare for sewing and a little online shopping from the comfort of your home. Here's what's new to spark some creative ideas!... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Jet lag notwithstanding, we always come back from Quilt Market inspired and energized, full of creative ideas to share with you all. This past weekend in Minneapolis was no different! If you followed along with us on Instagram, then you may have already gotten a closer look at some of... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Hawthorne Threads Blog
I hope all of the moms near and far had a wonderful Mother's Day yesterday. I spent it doing some of the things I love most, reading, watching my son's soccer game and swimming in the pool with my daughter - I even got to cut into this pretty pile... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We're gearing up to fly to Quilt Market next week and with the haul we'll be bringing back I definitely needed a new bag! I took it out for a stroll in town yesterday and I think it'll do the trick! I used Giraffe Tribe in Onyx from our Zambezi... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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BBQ season is officially on here in the northeast! With that comes a sense of slowing down, taking the time to plan a meal to be shared outdoors with friends and family. We thought we'd help you out a bit with some fabrics picks for the truly kissable cook! I... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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While designing the Giraffe Tribe print for our Zambezi collection, I imagined something that would at once work in interesting ways for patchwork piecing, and also for wearable designs. Truth be told, I really wanted some funky shifts and accessories that would make for some statement wardrobe pieces. First up,... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
First up, we've very excited to share the second colorway of our upcoming Fawn collection! We're seeing lots of beautiful nurseries as well as some sweetly sophisticated women's clothing and accessories! Sign up here if you'd like to know as soon as it's available in our shop! Now, on to... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
In the spirit of all things new, here's your first look at our upcoming collection, Fawn! We are in love with the watercolor effect, giving this one a sweet effervescent quality. Stay tuned for more peeks of the other color story over on Instagram! Now, onto what's newly arrived in... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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We are nearing summer weather here in the northeast and my little girl is all set for sunny days with her new romper! The Desert Damask is one of my favorites from our new Coyote fabric collection, so I knew straight away that we needed a piece to showcase the... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Lots of April showers are sure to turn into May flowers, just in time for Mother's Day! If you're still under a fog of rain and need a little inspiration, here are some fresh fabric picks up on our Hawthorne Threads home page gallery that would be beautiful choices for... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Coyote Blog Hop - Visit Quilt Jane for your chance to win some fabric! Did you make all of the stops on the Blog Hop?! Our Coyote chased this flock of roadrunners all the way down to Quilt Jane in Australia! She's sewn up a beautiful quilt featuring an assortment... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Welcome back to our Blog for Coyote's last stop on the Hop! We have loved seeing all of the beautiful pieces, and we hope our Coyote speaks to your creative spirit as well. If you have missed any stops along the way, be sure to visit Simple Simo & Co,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Coyote Quilt from Holly Gets Quilty! Have you been hopping along with our beloved Coyote?! He's been making some fun stops and we are just in awe of the loveliness these fabrics have inspired. at Holly Gets Quilty, has made an original quilt, Sew Bon made some fun Honey Bun... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Today begins our Coyote fabric blog hop, with Simple Simon and Company kicking things off! Liz has sewn up a beautiful A-line dress with a sweet peter pan collar in our Stitch Floral and Arrows stone. 4/21 - Sewbon 4/22 - Holly Gets Quilty 4/23 - Telafante 4/24 - Quilt... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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We're back with another sewing project for you to try! We wanted to make a throw that incorporated the entire Zambezi range. For this African savannah themed line we immediately decided on a flying geese design. For a collection that features migratory animals, it seemed fitting that the pattern itself... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
We have so much to catch up on already. Tons of fabric (literally!) has arrived on our doorstep this week and we are positively reveling in the glorious new ranges - such diversity! Natural History from Lizzy House If you've ever wandered the halls of the Natural History museum in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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Pantone has released their Spring Fashion Trend Report, and at first glance it appears to be a rather eclectic bunch. We have ethereal soft pastels mixed with earth tones and punchy bright tones. I don't fancy myself a color or fashion expert, but I can read in between the lines... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Hi all! We've started off our week with smiles this week, with each new collection bringing cheer and inspiration to the shop! We hope you'll feel the same way, with the gears in your head and your sewing machine humming along in sync! Vignette from Laura Gunn Introducing Vignette, the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
It's only been a few days but true to the season, fabric is flourishing in the shop - we have lots to catch up on! Elixir from Camelot Fabrics Ethereal, mysterious, and soft; those are the words that spring to mind looking at this radiant collection just arrived from Camelot... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
The sun has set on our trip to the desert, and we've returned with renewed inspiration for sewing with our new Coyote collection! We'll be sharing more on all of these projects over on our blog, but in the meantime you can journey to the southwest with us via Instagram... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Today's newsletter is brought to you on location in the Mojave Desert! We've been busy designing and sewing and are so very proud to take you to the painted sands that inspired our new line! Introducing Coyote, our newest In House Collection! In spirit and in form, this next collection... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
Sneak peek of Coyote - follow us on Instagram! Have you caught all our sneak peeks of our upcoming collection over on Instagram? We are madly in love with our Coyote fabric collection, available early April! We have sewn up some gorgeous samples and are hitting the desert for a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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My bedroom got a bit of an update with some fresh pillows! I sewed up a fun trio featuring the Desert Rose, Golden Canyon, and Stone color stories from our new Zambezi fabric collection. I opted for a simple and clean look for the set. The two square ones are... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog
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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 Mar 24, 2015 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 Mar 24, 2015 at Hawthorne Threads Blog