October 2016 Newsletter

Cool nights and warm days have arrived. This always brings out our enthusiasm for sewing. There is still time for Christmas sewing, so check the woodpile, thread a needle and put on a pot of cocoa. Time to sew! I am finishing the study on color in embroidery this issue. I have also included a…

June/July 2016 Newsletter

Summer has arrived and many of you are already on vacation. In fact, I am leaving for the beach next week and so looking forward to hearing the waves crashing, sipping some cool beverages and stitching. This issue I am focusing on Samplers and their importance to our embroidery history. Perhaps you have never stitched…

May 2016 Newsletter

The May flowers are already in bloom and thoughts are turning to vacations, weddings and summer BBQ’s. We will be doing our share of summer’s fun activities as well, but first and foremost we have our Liquidation Sale with which to continue. Each week I talk with customers to who still do not know we…

April 2016 Newsletter

I know all of you are breathing a sigh of relief that the Easter rush is over. I wish there were room in the newsletter for pictures of all the darling creations that graced the pews on Easter Sunday. And as I pen this letter, I am quite certain that many of those creations had…

March 2016 Newsletter

In spite of the cold weather and the 5 inches of snow we got at home last week, my poor jonquils were sticking their blooms above the snow. Although I resisted, I was tempted to pick the little fellows and bring them into the warm house….Pretty silly I know, but it sure made me ready…

February 2016 Newsletter

I am writing this as all are being warned of a major winter storm approaching the eastern seaboard. I cannot even plan on stitching by the fire as we have been swamped with orders. With shops ordering for Easter sewing, as well as stocking up from our sale, we all here at Bear Threads are…