ConservingThreads

Hand Crafted & Vintage Textiles From Conserving Threads

Dallas, Texas

Buyers are raving!

This shop got multiple 5-star reviews in the past 7 days.

Announcement    Find us In-Person at these Shows -
Fiber Christmas in July
July 30 - 31, 2021
Kellyville, Oklahoma

Texas Fleece and Fiber Festival
October 28 - 30, 2021
Kerrville, Texas
Teaching Spinning Hemp Fiber Class Sunday Morning 9-12am

Conserving Threads celebrates textile fibers. While we enjoy the hand and feel of all fibers we are currently exploring cotton, hemp, flax and nettle bark. CT feels that giving a second chance to textiles ♻ is a must. We repurpose clothing and vintage linens; the older and unwanted the better. An out-of-fashion skirt is now upcycled into a yarn bowl, a pair of discarded jeans is now a handbag; an antique hand embroidered placemat is turned into an elegant clutch; or that soft sweater is now skeins of lovely yarn ready for a new project. Our reclaimed yarns are from pre-loved items of clothing, sourced largely from second chance stores. Mostly natural fibers are chosen and gently taken apart and wound into skeins. Since this reclaimed yarn is ♻ recycled from a sweater please be aware that there might tie-ons, either from the manufacturing process or the unraveling process. We are a smoke free and pet friendly environment.

Conserving Threads likes to look and re-imagine.

Announcement

Last updated on Jul 17, 2021

Find us In-Person at these Shows -
Fiber Christmas in July
July 30 - 31, 2021
Kellyville, Oklahoma

Texas Fleece and Fiber Festival
October 28 - 30, 2021
Kerrville, Texas
Teaching Spinning Hemp Fiber Class Sunday Morning 9-12am

Conserving Threads celebrates textile fibers. While we enjoy the hand and feel of all fibers we are currently exploring cotton, hemp, flax and nettle bark. CT feels that giving a second chance to textiles ♻ is a must. We repurpose clothing and vintage linens; the older and unwanted the better. An out-of-fashion skirt is now upcycled into a yarn bowl, a pair of discarded jeans is now a handbag; an antique hand embroidered placemat is turned into an elegant clutch; or that soft sweater is now skeins of lovely yarn ready for a new project. Our reclaimed yarns are from pre-loved items of clothing, sourced largely from second chance stores. Mostly natural fibers are chosen and gently taken apart and wound into skeins. Since this reclaimed yarn is ♻ recycled from a sweater please be aware that there might tie-ons, either from the manufacturing process or the unraveling process. We are a smoke free and pet friendly environment.

Conserving Threads likes to look and re-imagine.

Items

939 Sales
 

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Melanie Sanford

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Melanie Sanford

Reviews

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About ConservingThreads

Sales 939
On Etsy since 2013

Shop members

  • Melanie Sanford

    Owner

    I'm a Heritage Preservationist with a specialty in textiles. I spend my days working on other people's collections and historic items. Being able to create and explore fabrics and textures is a welcome distraction.

Shop policies

Last updated on May 26, 2020
Welcome to Conserving Threads an online store for hand made and vintage textiles. Please come back often as new items will be listed weekly.

Accepted payment methods

Paypal Mastercard Visa American Express Discover Apple Pay Klarna Giftcard
Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I don't accept returns, exchanges, or cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Returns and exchange details
I make every effort to describe each item listed. Please contact me if you feel the descriptions does not meet the item or images listed.

Please contact me immediately if item(s) arrive damaged. An item may be returned for repair or replacement. I do not pay the return shipping, but will pay return shipping of item back to you.

I do not offer returns on custom orders or because you changed your mind. Please contact me with any questions or if you would like additional photographs or product information prior to ordering.

I want you to be happy with the items you purchase, so when in doubt contact me with questions.
Shipping
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
Additional policies and FAQs
Any item marked hand made by Conserving Threads comes from a smoke free and pet friendly environment.

If you see something here that you like that is sold or you would like me to customize, please contact me. I will do custom orders.

Please Note: Due to lighting effects when taking digital images, variations in monitors brightness settings, contrasts and other settings, there might be some slight differences in the color tone/shade of the photo shown on my site and the actual item.