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Thank you! (and reminder: 15% off ends today!)


I wanted to thank all of you for the warm response you gave Hawthorn this week. We are thrilled that so far it seems to be just as popular as Laurel, which was our most popular pattern yet!

Next week, I’ll be announcing all the details for the sew-along, and the accompanying sewing contest that will go with it.

In the meantime, enjoy 15% off your Hawthorn… ends today!

Sarai Mitnick


Sarai started Colette back in 2009. She believes the primary role of a business should be to help people. She loves good books, sewing with wool, her charming cats, working in her garden, and eating salsa.



June 21, 2013 #

It’s in the mail, and I have a cotton voile set aside already!


June 21, 2013 #

Yeah! This will be my first sew along, I’m excited to get started!


June 21, 2013 #

thank YOU! i love the motivation and inspiration i get with your pattern releases!


June 21, 2013 #

The sleeveless version is exactly what I have been looking for lately (remembering a dress I loved from the 80s, lol), now if only I could find fabric that was similar (it was sort of a cross between seersucker and ticking). But I already know I want a “winter” version in flannel (paisley would be perfect) or pinwale corduroy.

Jeri Sullivan

June 21, 2013 #

Got my pattern in the mail today! Also picked up some mint green cotton eyelet with a scalloped edge, Can’t wait for the sewalong.