Colonial Needle Acquires Presencia USA
The Colonial Needle Company has announced its acquisition Presencia Hilaturas USA, Inc. of Evergreen, Colorado. Presencia and Finca cotton threads are 100% Egyptian long staple cotton produced by Presencia SA in Valencia, Spain. They are widely respected by quilters and other needle artists for their fine quality and color fastness. Colonial Needle will be importing and distributing Presencia Sewing/Quilting Thread (40, 50, 60 weight), Finca Perle Cotton (sizes 03, 05, 08, 12, 16 in 5gr and 10gr ball put-up), and Finca Embroidery Floss (6 ply).
Effective July 5, 2011, orders for those Presencia and Finca threads will be shipped from and inquiries should be directed to Presencia America, a Colonial Needle Company, in White Plains, New York: call toll free 800-9-NEEDLE (800-963-3353) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Presencia and Finca threads complement and expand The Colonial Needle Company family of needlecraft products, including Lee’s Needle Arts hand-painted canvases and self-finishing leather accessories; Colonial Hand Painted Canvas Services; Colonial brand knitting needles; Roxanne brand hand quilting/sewing needles, Glue-Baste-It, and Quilter’s Choice marking pencils; Colonial brand notions; and fine English quality hand sewing needles sold under the brand names Colonial, John James, Mary Arden, Richard Hemming, Roxanne, and S. Thomas & Sons.