Bearlynstitches

custom pillows featuring vintage postcards

Easton, Connecticut · 6 Sales

Bearlynstitches

custom pillows featuring vintage postcards

Easton, Connecticut 6 Sales On Etsy since 2009

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Announcement   Happy New Year ! May 2017 bring you happiness, peace, good health and gratitude for all things you hold dear! xo Shannon and Andy

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Last updated on Dec 31, 2016

Happy New Year ! May 2017 bring you happiness, peace, good health and gratitude for all things you hold dear! xo Shannon and Andy

Shannon and Andy G.

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Shannon and Andy G.

Bahamas Postcard Pillow (available in 4 styles)
$198.00
Wedding Ring Bearer Pillow "At the Altar"
$80.00
Wedding Ring Bearer Pillow "Diamond Ring"
$80.00

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Anonymous on Dec 14, 2009

5 out of 5 stars

About

"Discover Your Passion"

The words "Discover Your Passion" are printed on a little metal sign which hangs in my new workroom. Those 3 simple words inspired me to move forward and do what I love!

Over the years I've gone from retail management to designing rooms for clients to starting my own custom home sewing business when our daughters were small and I wanted to be home with them. I have sewn primarily for a very talented decorator/close friend and a home furnishings company specializing in accent tables, pillows ( that's where I come in ) , lighting and selected upholstered pieces. I am grateful to love what I do and to love the people I work with....

But still.... something has always been missing..... and after much soul searching over the last year or so I realized that I miss the creativity of designing my own products. My husband is joining me on this new venture. He has a wealth of experience in marketing, licensing and sales and his help will be invaluable to me. It will enable me to focus all of my attention on the creative side of the business . I can't wait!

The first batch of the "Destination" collection pillows are listed and there will be many more listed in the weeks and months to come. We have an extensive collection of vintage postcards and they were the inspiration for our pillow designs. We print the postcards on cotton canvas and stitch them onto the pillows along with whimsical nautical embellishments. Each postcard image can be made into one of three or four styles. The pillows in the destination collection also feature a hand tied rope button made by a retired merchant marine sailor. All pillows are made to order by me and are 100% organic Belgian linen.

Our future plans include expanding our postcard based styling by releasing select holiday collection pillows such as Christmas and Valentine's Day. We also plan to introduce wedding/ring bearer pillows using many one-of-a-kind pieces of handmade lace which I have been collecting for many years.

Everything begins with a dream!

Shannon

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  • Shannon

    Owner, Designer

  • Andy

    Owner, Sales And Marketing

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Last updated on Jun 20, 2016
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Wholesale availability

Please contact us for pricing- we are also on Etsy wholesale.

Care instructions

All pillows are dry clean only. A care instruction label is sewn inside the pillow cover.