Archive for June, 2009

Well, it’s official!

Summertime in Milwaukee!

Today’s Day 2 of Summerfest and downtown is jumpin’!

All this sunny weather made me want to share some more of our vintage fabric prints with you!




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hi everyone! we’re finally experiencing some summertime heat in the midwest. but all we can really think about is fabric and yarn, fabric and yarn.

we just wanted to give you a preview of our vintage fabric selection. we’re still working on setting up shop but the fabrics are just too delicious we wanted to whet yer whistle….enjoy!  feel free to leave us a comment so we know to keep you in the loop!vintage fabric preview

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I visited Saukville yesterday!

First time ever!

It was fun!

I looked through a ton of fabric!  I didn’t even get to half of it!

You're Special!

I don’t know if you can tell, but there’s a salon there called, “You’re Special Hair Salon.”

Here’s a wooden flower in a window of a coffee shop:

Tulip Time!

Kate and I are working all day tomorrow to get all our fabrics together, so stay tuned…!

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Kerith here!

Tomorrow afternoon I’m taking a drive up to Saukville, WI, to take a look at some dreamy vintage fabrics for the shop!

I’m bringing my camera!

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the beginning.

hello! we’re kate and kerith! this is our first blog for our new venture: midwest needles. watch this blog for pretty pretty things, interesting sites, and our current inspirations/ obsessions. also check in for news on our shop as we get things up and running. midwest needles hopes to be your go-to for vintage & modern fabrics, unique yarn, and specialty crafty notions!

see you soon!

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