April 15 thru June 15, 2010 - OUT WITH THE OLD
AND IN WITH THE NEW Are you wanting to buy
a new canvas or cross stitch project - but have some
older ones you are not going to ever stitch and they
are holding you back from buying a new project?
Here is a way to earn some credit towards that new
project. Select the canvases or kits you want to sell
from your collection. Canvases and kits must be in
good condition. Bring them into the shop. You will
receive a gift certificate for any of your items we sell. If
you have nothing you want to sell - come in and see
what you might want to buy. BARGAINS
VOTE Designers Desk is Best
Mail Order Have you
seen the perfect project in a catalog but aren't sure
about ordering something from someone you don't
know? Almost anything that is sold in any catalog or
magazine we either have in stock or can order for you!
We mail all over the world! We can take care of you!
When placing an order by mail, please include your
telephone number along with your shipping
Finishing and Framing
Services We have one of the finest finisher
available in the US! She is a very professional lady
with great experience! Most finishing takes about 2
weeks. Contact us if you have questions about
Marci, my oldest daughter, is our framer.
She has been framing professionally for 25 years and
attends National Framing Shows! Come into the shop
to see our extensive selection of frames and
TARTS Thursdays Are
Reserved To Stitch! Come join us on Thursday
mornings as we stitch, laugh, help each other out with
stitching problems and just have a great time! If
Thursday's don't work for you, come on Tuesday's -
TARTS2 ! We love to hear the sound of laughter
coming from our second floor!br>
"AS THE BEST" - log online to tell Kane County
Chronicle who you think is "Best of Fox Valley
Readers Choice". You can vote once a day each and
everyday by simply going to the URL listed below.
Greetings Fellow Stitcher!
April is here and that means warm weather, gardening
and of course - stitching! Time to look at lighter
projects - something with flowers, sun, green grass!
Grab a glass of ice tea, sit back and enjoy this
April 10 - May 15
2010, PICK AN MYSTERY DISCOUNT ENVELOPE
AND RECEIVE A DISCOUNT ON YOUR NEXT
PURCHASE FROM 10% - 50%. We have a
basket of envelopes on the counter and every time
you make a purchase you may pick an envelope to
receive a discount on your next purchase. Lots of fun
and savings too!!!!<
Whimsy and Grace April 14 - May 19, 2010
Come into the shop and see the Napolean's Bee
collection. Such wonderful canvases ! As an added
bonus, we will have other canvases from Whimsy and
Grace. Check out her wonderful pansy canvases.
Remember 15% all trunk shows.
May 1, 2010. Punch Needle by katy
Do you know what Punch Needle is? If not,
and see how much fun and how quickly you can
complete a punch needle project. You will
project in the morning and have time to
almost finish it
in class. You will be able to use a punch
the morning session. This is a beginners
class - one
designed to give you a taste of the fun of
needle. You will see how quickly you can
Christmas or Hostess gift! Class fee is $35 and
includes the use of the Punch Needle.
May 7,8,9,10 of 2010 - Brenda Hart Canvas
Embellishment. You purchase a canvas from
Designers Desk and Brenda will help you
masterpiece! Brenda has a series of stitch
has written. If you have one of her books,
be sure to
stop by and have her sign yours! Sign up for a
minimum of 2 days of classes for a fee of
which includes lunch. If you sign up for all
4 days, the
cost is $275.00. Come join us for the
creativity and the
Misc Store Happenings
We are in the process of making up a schedule
classes and trunk shows for the rest of 2010
If you have any suggestions, please let us know!
Tips, Tricks and Techniques. If you
tips, tricks or techniques for stitching you
would like to
share, let us know! If you choose your
will place it in the newsletter and give you
name in print!!
Attention Hawk Hollow
Fans We received word that the designer of the
Hawk Hollow Cross Stitch patterns is retiring! We
have some of the patterns in the shop and can order
whatever you need! Act fast, we can only order until
June 1, 2010!
When you come into the
don't forget to bring in your new red or blue
Every time you use your bag, you are eligible
Thank you again for being such
wonderful customers! You make working here so
much fun! Until next month...