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Sewing Thread Comes To Transylvania – Transylvania County N.C.


No longer will the county’s stitchers be forced to drive 30 minutes each direction to purchase a simple spool of thread. Charlotte’s Fibers, Brevard’s yarn shop, now stocks Gutermann threads.

According to Charlotte Gilmore, the shop’s owner, when she opened Charlotte’s eight years ago she almost never had a request for thread. All of that changed when Walmart stopped carrying sewing supplies. Nowadays, she says, there’s scarcely a week that someone doesn’t come into the shop looking for thread.

“I’m a little slow,” laughs Gilmore, “but it eventually dawned on me...

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