Trunk Shows, Classes, Calendar, Shop News
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TRUNK SHOWS AND CLASSES
All Trunk shows are 15% off for
everyone and 20% for Gold
August 20 - September 10. Alexa Trunk
Christmas Stockings galore! Alexa is known
all hand-painted Christmas Stockings. These
beautiful, words can not do them justice.
have to come in and see them!
August 24 - September 20. Sharon G
Along with Sharon G's beautiful canvases, she
teaching 2 classes!
Sept 4 and 5, Canvas Embellishment.
from Designers Desk and Sharon G will help you
develop a masterpiece! Learn how to embellish
using various fibers and threads. A must to
your project uniquely You!
Sept 6 and 7, Sharon G Vases. If
store, you have seen Sharon G's beautiful Vases
canvas! This is a favorite among the
Purchase the canvas at Designers Desk and
will help you through the "tough" places.
Sept 29,30, Oct ?? - Danji Trunk
Along with the show we will be offering a
October 1 -4 Canvas
Embellishment with Jill Rigolli. This
perfect class for everyone from beginner to
want to try their hand at needlepoint! Join
us for the
Sign up now
space is limited!
November 6,7,8,9 - Brenda Hart Canvas
You purchase a
Designers Desk and
Brenda will help you develop a masterpiece!
has a series of stitch books she has written
- if you
have any of her books, be sure to stop by and
sign yours. Sign up for a minimum of two 
a class fee of $150, including lunch. Sign
up for all
four  days and the cost is $275.
December 1 - 28 Petei Trunk
Petei has adorable mini canvases and is known
her Santas. Be sure to ask about Henry VIII
wives - all eight!
Calendar of Events and Important
Keep an eye out for future emails with more
information, but for now - be sure to mark your
calendar for the following.
13. Festival of the Vine.
December 4 -5
Christmas Walk and House
DEADLINE! Yes, this is in bold
important! In order for your holiday
projects to be
finished, they must be in the store by
Exact dates will appear next month! Get
If you have been
probably heard the laughter of a group of
stitching! TARTS, which stands for Thursdays
Reserved To Stitch, is a group of women that
Thursdays. Each stitcher working on her own
asking advice of each other and helping each
with what stitch goes where, learning a new
a new technique! Please feel free to join us!!
BREAKING NEWS!! Starting Tuesday,
September 1, a new stitching group will be
We will now have open stitching on Tuesdays and
Thursdays. Make a point to join us - we love
the laughter of friendship and stitching
in our store!
New items are coming in
daily! Please stop in, call the store or
check our web
site to see great new projects! When you
visit us, do
not forget Pat's Bodacious Bargain Basement
Stitching Stimulus! The lower level of the
store is filled
with hundreds of items at 50% the original
As always, thank you for your
patronage of the shop! We wouldn't be here
great customers like you. If you ever have any
questions, please let us know. We are here to
Until next month....Happy Stitching.
Greetings Fellow Stitcher!
Summer may be winding down, but things are
at Designers Desk in beautiful Geneva, IL!
many festivals going on and and we are enjoying
beautiful new products!
Coucours d'Elegance in Geneva
Sunday, August 23, 2009 is the Concours
in Geneva. Classic Car enthusiasts will gather
together to view a beautiful collection of
classic and modern automobiles. Participants
over the country will be displaying their prized
automobiles on Third Street, hoping to be
one of the coveted "Benz" trophies.
To get into the spirit, Designers Desk is
off any pattern that has wheels on it! Think
possibilities - cars, trucks, trains,
motorcycles! It's not
too early to begin stitching a holiday gift
for the car
fanatic in your life!
But hurry in,
off is good
ONLY for Saturday August 22 and Sunday August