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A Statement on Redthreaded & Covid-19

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A Statement on Redthreaded & Covid-19

UPDATE 3/20/20: We are temporarily waiving all signature requirements on packages, to help assist you with social distancing. Hello folks,  A lot can change in a month. Small business are feeling the immediate impact of the global pandemic and associated closures, cancellations, and financial woes. We are experiencing a drop in sales the likes of which we have not seen in 11 years of business. I know Redthreaded is not alone in this--all of your favorite costume businesses are struggling. However, I want to reassure our followers and fans on three points:  1. We're not going anywhere.  Redthreaded was founded in...

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New Product: synthetic whalebone tipping bit!

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New Product: synthetic whalebone tipping bit!

We're excited to finally offer our synthetic whalebone tipping bits for sale. We've developed these in-house to solve the issue of quickly finishing the ends of cut synthetic whalebone.  Many folks sand or file down the ends, which takes time and can cause wrist strain. That wasn't feasible for a larger scale production like ours, where we make multiple corsets/week with synthetic whalebone. So, Alyssa came up with this clever custom bit for rotary tools. The groove holds the bone in place while sanding. Take a look! The bits are available from us in limited quantities here.

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Stock Update & How to Place a Backorder

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Stock Update & How to Place a Backorder

Hello folks! You may have noticed that our stock is pretty low. We had so many events last year that we just could not keep up with demand--which is a good problem to have! We've been getting a lot of questions about re-stocking and when styles will be made etc. We're slowly working on adding stock, and we're growing our team so we can get ahead of demand. However, it's going to be a few months before we have even one of every size and style in stock.  However, that doesn't mean you need to wait months! We have our...

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Thanksgiving Week Sale - On Now!

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Thanksgiving Week Sale - On Now!

We were going to wait until Thursday. But we're all snowed in under 14" of snow and counting, so we figured why not kick off the week's festivities a little early, eh? Cheers! Everything is 25% off at our digital pattern Etsy Shop! Paper patterns are $5 off! Skirt Supports are on sale! New listings in the Sales section! Take 10% off your ENTIRE order at Redthreaded.com with THANKS19 (Excludes custom made corsets. Includes backorders on standard stock) We've also re-listed busks with an anticipated ship time of 1-2 weeks (we're getting a batch in from a new manufacturing partner). ...

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November Update!

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November Update!

First of all...how is it November? Who let that happen? With the end of the year rapidly approaching, here's an update on what's up at Redthreaded... ORDER QUEUEWe are working our way through our order queue from our west coast trunk shows and the website backorders. We currently have about 15 corsets on that list (down from over 60 last month!). The team is busily sewing away! We are on track, in fact, just slightly ahead of schedule. RESTOCKINGOnce we finish up the order queue we will be able to start processing backorder purchases much faster. Then we can also start...

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