Giveaway Update

A big thank you to those who have requested some of my perle cotton threads. Yesterday I posted off 4 little packets of threads to some of you and I still have 3 to post once I have packaged them. I will be meeting Jo (Bearpaw) tomorrow to give her hers.

Of all the colours I had, the blues & greens were highly popular, and Lynne @Lily’s Quilts wanted pale/soft colours (she has posted a photo of them on her flickr page).

I am now down to the last 7 2 balls of the Finca no 8 perle cotton, but still have loads now have 16 of the no5 threads left. I have decided that if I can’t ‘rehome’ the no5 perle threads, I will try to use them myself.

I have done a little research to find some good online suppliers/stockists of Finca perle cotton:

Canada: Sew Fancy

USA: Yarn Bazaar and Presencia Hilaturas USA, Inc.

UK: Biggins Lace & Cotton Patch (the no 8 threads ony)

Australia: Presencia website has search facility for local retailers.

NB: Presencia and Finca are the same company.

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One Response

  1. thanks for the links! I’ve only ever used dmc so it’ll be fun to try out the finca (I think I’ve used their thinner thread though).

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