Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Don't Forget Your Reusable Bags!

We can't wait for you to come shop with us!  But when you come, please remember to bring your reusable shopping bags!  Thread strives to minimize the day-to-day waste of running a business.  Here are just a few reasons we would appreciate your help:

1.  A plastic shopping bag can take anywhere from 15 to 1000 years to decompose
2.  Plastic bags don't biodegrade
3.  The cost to recycle plastic bags so outweighs their value that most recycling facilities will not take them
4.  According to the Wall Street Journal, only 1% of plastic bags are recycled world-wide
5.  The US alone uses approximately 100 billion new plastic bags per year
6.  Think paper bags are better? The US cuts down 14 million trees/year to supply the demand for paper shopping bags

(source:  reusethisbag.com)

Winter Sale - 15% off!

Come shop Thread's Winter Sale!    
Coats, Mitten, Hats + Sweaters on SALE now!  
Save 15% starting today.

Lia Molly/Anthropology Sweater
SALE $17  (SOLD)

Janie + Jack 
SALE $9.35

Strasburg Navy Wool Peacoat
SALE $27.20

Tuesday, January 18, 2011


THREAD is bursting at the seams with adorable red + pink items for Valentine's Day.  
Here are just a few items we "heart" @ THREAD.

Nowali Heart Mocassins ~ 18m ~ $15
Trumpette Jelly Shoes ~ size 2 ~ $9
Princess Sock Set ~  0-12m ~ $9
Flirt Tee ~ 12m ~ $5

Mini Boden Red/Grey Stripe PJ Set ~ 12m ~ $19

 Pediped ~ Pink Stripe Velcro Shoe ~ 0-6m ~ $16
Baby Street ~ White Flower Shoe ~ 0-12m ~ $10  (SOLD)
Mexx~ Pink Flower Shoe ~ 6m ~ $10

 Old Navy ~ Red Plaid Shirt ~ 3T ~ $8
Pumpkin Patch ~ Grey Board Short Pants ~ 2T ~ $13

Converse ~ Skid Grip Glitz Pink Shoe ~ 8 ~ $12

Me Me Me ~ Heart Tunic w/ Leggings ~ 2T ~ $12  (SOLD)

 Gap ~ King Of Hearts Tshirt ~ 12-18m ~ $9
Gap ~ Loose Fit Jeans ~ 18-24m ~ $11
Primigi ~ Blue Velcro Shoe ~ 7 ~ $28

 Baby Brigette ~ Red/Brown/Yellow Bird Tunic w/ leggings ~ 12-18m ~ $28

 Baby Nay ~ Flower Kimono Pant Set ~ 3m ~ $24

Mini Boden ~ Red Car Shirt ~ 2T/3T ~ $12
Miss Tee V-Us ~ Red/Blue Plaid Shorts ~ 3T ~ $6

 Pink "Ugg-like" Boots ~ 1 ~ $8
I Love My Daddy book ~ $7
Carters ~ I Love My Mommy Onesie Set of 3 ~ 3m ~ $7
Baby Gap ~ Handsome Devil Onesie ~ 3-6m ~ $5  (SOLD)

Lia Molly ~ Ornate Sweater ~ 6-12m ~ $20 (SOLD)

Carters ~ I Love My Mommy Onesie Set of 3 ~ 3m ~ $7

Thursday, January 13, 2011

THREAD now accepts plastic!

THREAD is excited to announce that we now accept ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS!  

Now there is no excuse to not come and check us out!  
We look forward to you joining the Thread Family.

Open on Saturday!  Come see us on the 15th from 10 AM to 4 PM.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

THREAD Mentioned On Shop Across Texas!

Thread opened its doors today!  And as if that were not exciting enough, we were also mentioned on Shop Across Texas' Blog "Hither and Yonder".

Check out Shop Across Texas:   www.shopacrosstexas.com


January 11, 2011

New Store Alert: Thread – Houston

We’ve got the inside scoop on Thread, a stylish kids’ consignment store that just opened today in Houston’s The Heights. Emphasis on stylish–this is not your typical consignment store.
Thread only accepts new and extremely gently used duds from name brands. It’s the perfect solution for dressing your kids in name brand/designer clothes and shoes when they’re growing so quickly! Yes, we’re talking to you, mom-who-bought-her-toddler-j brand-jeggings.
The store is run by two friends and UT Austin alums who share a love of fashion and a dislike of spending small fortunes on their kids’ clothes. They were both retail merchandising majors who have since gained fashion and retail expertise.
816 W. Cottage, 77009, 713.447.2927 (Know before you go: the store is situated in a guesthouse behind a residence)
Thread hours:
Monday         Closed
Tuesday         10-4
Wednesday   10-4
Thursday       10-6
Friday             By appointment only
Saturday        10-4
Sunday           Closed