Friday, April 29, 2011

Cross Stitch Wedding

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi All, Congratulations to Prince William and Kate on their big day today. What a beautiful ceremony. Watched by millions throughout the world. Here in the United States you had to set your alarm clocks very early to get up and watch the Royal Wedding.


Speaking of weddings on this joyous day, did you realize abullrun sells Wedding Records. Yes, it's true we have over 15 Wedding Records. To see all our Wedding Records (Samplers) click here




What a gift this would make, making memories of a wedding day!

This beautiful Counted Cross Stitch Kit is named "Wedding ABC" and is from Design Works, and designed by Krista Hamrick.

This Kit Is New And Has Never Been Opened.

This Wonderful Counted Cross Stitch kit Contains:

#14 Aida cloth, embroidery floss, needle, and instructions.

Design Size: 15" x 20"

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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Cross Stitch Flower

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi all, With Mother's Day coming up shortly on May 08, 2011, we will head back to the flower category a favorite of most mom's. Today's feature will be the gorgeous flower Peonies.

We have 4 kits with Peonies displayed prominently. From the Cross Stitch Category, two of the them form the Dimensions Gold Collection Peonies and Canterbury Bells, Peonies and Delphiniums. From the Gold Collection Petites White Peonies. and we have one Needlepoint Kit called simply enough Peonies and this beautiful kit is from Janlynn.


This design is by Albert Williams and titled “Peonies & Canterbury Bells. Williams specialized in floral painting for many years, mostly working in oil. He takes his compositions directly from nature, each flower being a portrait of an individual bloom that is incorporated into the final composition. Influenced in the early years by the Dutch 17th century school of flower painting and by the botanical draughtsman ship of Gerard Van Spændonck.

This beautiful Counted Cross Stitch kit is from Dimensions, The Gold Collection and designed by Albert Williams. Half Cross Stitch is used in this design for artistic effect.

This Kit Is New And Has Never Been Opened.

This Wonderful Counted Cross Stitch kit Contains:

Cotton Thread, 18 Count Ivory Aida, Color-coded Thread Sorter, Needle, and Easy Instructions, with a Fabric Size of 16" x 18" (41 x 46cm).

Finished Size: 12" x 14" (30 x 36cm).

Here is a list of our Peonies Kits

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Cross Stitch - Items Back In Stock From Design Works

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi all, We have just received in a shipment in from Design Works including 6 Cross Stitch Kits that we have been out of.

Todays feature item is Frog Pile. Looks like with the weather warming up the frogs want to come out and play, and boy do they look like they are having a lot of fun. Of course we have also done up a fun video of this kit for you.


To see this video just Click Here




This is something you do not see everyday. Sometimes you just come across a design that is fun. And this design is full of fun and full of frogs. There are a lot of frogs and they look like they like fun. Bring this fun design and these playful frogs into your home. Let's face we can all use a little fun in our lives.

This beautiful Counted Cross Stitch Kit is named "Frog Pile" and is from Design Works, and designed by Royce B. McClure.

This Kit Is New And Has Never Been Opened.

This Wonderful Counted Cross Stitch kit Contains:

100% cotton 14 Aida cloth, embroidery floss, needle, and instructions.

Design Size: 11" x 16"

Here is a list of the items back in stock from Design Works

Monday, April 25, 2011

Cross Stitch Flower

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi all, there's an old saying that many of you are familiar with, April showers brings May flowers. Here in Colorado Springs, Colorado we have had some showers lately so the May flowers will be looking great. Also looking great here at abullrun is our Cross Stitch Kits Flowers Category. With Mother's Day coming up and we know how much mom loves flowers this would be a great gift for her, or you can treat yourself and get one for yourself.

Yesterday we featured the needlepoint kit Classic Impressions. From our Needlepoint Kits Flowers category.

We will be keeping with the floral theme today and switch over to Cross Stitch and pick this marvelous kit called White Roses it is from Dimensions and is part of the Gold Collection.


The celebrated beauty of the rose is perfectly captured in this classic floral design. Just the sight of one of these beauties will brighten your day, a room, or entire house. Half cross stitch is used in this design for artistic effect.

This beautiful Counted Cross Stitch kit is from Dimensions, The Gold Collection, and designed by Igor levashov.

This Kit Is New And Has Never Been Opened.

This Wonderful Counted Cross Stitch kit Contains:

Cotton thread, 14 count ivory Aida fabric, thread sorter, needle, and easy instructions with a fabric size of 20" x 15".

Finish size: 16" x 11" (41 x 28 cm)


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Sunday, April 24, 2011

Needlepoint Flower

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi all, with Mother's Day coming up on May 08, 2011, We thought we would feature one of our more popular needlepoint kits Classic Impressions.

We all know how much mother's love flowers, this gorgeous needlepoint kit would be perfect for any mom or any floral enthusiast. And yes that is a butterfly, of course the animals also want to be a part of this wonderful kit.

This beautiful Needlepoint Kit can be finished in a frame or as a pillow. Pillow finishing materials are not included.


Nature at it's best. This design is stitched on a full color 14 mesh canvas in cotton thread.

This Beautiful Needlepoint Kit Is From Dimensions and named Classic Impressions designed by Lisa Audit.

This Kit Is New And Has Never Been Opened.

This Wonderful Needlepoint kit Contains:

Cotton Thread, Full Color Print on 14 Mesh Canvas, Needle, Easy Instructions, Canvas: 18”x18” (46x46cm).

Finished Size: 14" x 14" (36 x 36 cm)

To see all our Needlepoint Kits Flowers Click here

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Thursday, April 21, 2011

Cross Stitch - Items Back In Stock From Dimensions

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi all, we have just received another shipment from Dimensions, including 17 kits that we had been out of stock of.

Today's feature kit Woman With Bouquet, What beautiful flowers for such a beautiful woman.


This beautiful Counted Cross Stitch Kit is from Dimensions, The Gold Collection, and designed by Lee Bogle.

This Kit Is New And Has Never Been Opened.

This Wonderful Counted Cross Stitch kit Contains:

Presorted cotton thread, 18 count beige cotton Aida, needle, and easy instructions with a fabric size of 15" x 19".

Finished Size: 11" x 15" (27 x 38 cm).

Here is a list of the items back in stock from Dimensions


Sunday, April 17, 2011

abullrun Videos - Cross Stitch

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi all, did you know that we do videos. Yes we do them right here from the digital studios of abullrun.

Currently we have over 85 videos, and that number will be growing. If we do a video of a kit there will be a place in the description for you to click on to watch it. Also at the bottom of all our pages there is a place for you to click on that says Videos and there you can visit all our videos. Most of our videos run for about a minute or so, and they are really fun to watch.

We also have our featured video on the front page. abullrun also does other fun videos, like our top five kits of the year, how to thread a needle, and a video about us. One of my personal favorite's is Treasure Map Wild West From Janlynn. We will list 10 of our favorite videos just click on the name and it will take you to the video.


Who doesn't like to look for buried treasure especially in the old west. Be careful there might be some wild buffalo around, hey is that minor looking for your treasure, stay focus no gambling, watch out is that 6 shooter loaded, now your working smart by taking the stage coach, and X marks the spot you have your gold treasure.

This Beautiful Counted Cross Stitch is from Janlynn and named "Treasure Map Wild West" and designed by Diana Thomas.

This Kit Is New And Has Never Been Opened.

This Wonderful Counted Cross Stitch kit Contains:

14-count chamois color 100% cotton Aida fabric, 6-strand cotton floss, Metallic Thread, Needle, Floss Cards, Easy Instructions, Graph.

Size: 10" x 15” (25,4 x 38,1 cm)

To see a video of this item please click here

Here is a list of 10 favorite videos from abullrun


Saturday, April 16, 2011

Thread - Kreinik Items Back In Stock

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi all, we have just received another shipment in, this time from Kreinik. Boy have we been busy filling up the store this week. Included in this latest shipment is 7 items that we have been out of stock of.

We got in 4 items from the Home Decor Collection - Antique, Victorian Tea Time, Colonial Welcome, Gold Blending Filament. And from the Gift Collection - #2 Christmas. From the Color Effects Collection Enchantment (Bridal). Finally from our Thread Stashes - Color Stash #4 Blues


Kreinik Silk Home Decor Collections include silk threads in the most popular decorating colors.

This set includes:

13 skeins of Kreinik Silk Mori to use in the design the chart for a Colonial Welcome design.

This Silk Home Décor Collection is new and factory sealed.

Here is a list of the items back in stock from Kreinik

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Friday, April 15, 2011

Gingher Scissors - Back In Stock

Posted by Keith Zeitlin

Hi all, we have just received a shipment of Gingher Scissors, including 5 scissors that we had been out of stock of.

Included in the shipment is the terminator of Scissors the G-12 for tough fabrics for the home or industry projects. The classic embroidery scissors the G-4. And for our left handed friends out there we got in the Designer' Series Sonia 8" Left Handed. And to sharpen your Knife edge Scissors we got in Sharpening Stone G-S. and of course the feature of the day Would be the G-NS-4B.


4 inch featherweight thread clips, stainless steel blades, black glass-filled nylon frame, with protective safety loop cap.

Multi-purpose Thread Clips with blunted points cut so much more than threads. The points reach into tight spots to pull threads. Fishermen use the clips to cut fishing line. Made with strong stainless steel blades and lightweight nylon frames, the clips weigh a half ounce, light enough to carry in your purse, pocket or luggage. Each Clipper includes a protective cap with a convenient loophole that can be threaded to wear around your neck.

These scissors are new.

Here is a list of the items back in stock from Gingher

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