5 super useful gift ideas for stitchers

Are you looking for a gift to give a stitching friend for the holidays? I’ve got a few ideas, focusing on stitching things they can use all year long. Here are five super useful gift ideas for stitchers—including some you should get for yourself. The gift of needles Sounds boring,…

Come behind the scenes at Kreinik

Come along with me, behind the scenes at the Kreinik thread factory, via this month’s post. Recently, I drove over the mountains, through the woods, by the river, and into a rainbow (literally) to visit the Parkersburg, West Virginia, renovated-church-building where Kreinik makes threads. (Cue: “Hallelujah!”) It was glorious. Music…

How to solve dye lot dilemmas

Hello! Kreinik Calling! Like the old Avon-Calling, but we’re talking about threads, those beauty products for your soul, er, stitching. Today I want to talk about an important topic: dye lots. I mentioned those words to Doug Kreinik and he practically slapped his forehead and grabbed his heart while saying…