Spring 2015 Creativity Contest at SAS Fabrics

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Dream | Create | Inspire

WHAT: SAS Fabrics Creativity Contest
Bring your creation made from unique fabric items purchased from SAS Fabrics. These items will be displayed at the store and will be voted on by
SAS Fabrics’ customers.

1st Place: The winner will receive a $125 gift card for SAS Fabrics
2nd Place: There will be two second place winners. Each will receive a $70 gift card for SAS Fabrics.
3rd Place: There will be three third place winners. Each will receive a $35 gift card for SAS Fabrics.

WHERE: SAS Fabrics at 13500 Hawthorne Blvd, Hawthorne, CA 90250

WHEN: Entries are accepted for contest April 20, 2015 through April 30, 2015.
May 1, 2015 through May 8, 2015: Voting for entries takes place by SAS Fabrics’ customers.
May 9, 2015: Winners are announced at 11 am at SAS Fabrics.
May 9, 2015 through May 22, 2015: Winners can claim prizes.
May 26, 2015 through June 5, 2015: Entries can be picked up by contestants.

Let your creativity surge. We look forward to seeing your entries.

Adorable Paddington Bear Cotton Fabric Prints at SAS Fabrics

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SAS Fabrics carries a huge selection of Paddington Bear cotton prints. Your children will love to be enwrapped in all things Paddington Bear – pillows, curtains, outfits, crafts. Make them something special because who can get enough of that cute and famous Peruvian Paddington Bear!

Do you remember that series of beloved children’s books beginning with written by Michael Bond? It’s now a major motion picture from the producer of Harry Potter, David Heyman, starring celebrities like Nicole Kidman and Hugh Bonneville, and more.

“A Bear Called Paddington has been in print uninterruptedly since its first release, and over 150 other titles have been released starring the iconic bear, including board books that are aimed at the very young reader. Playful mischief ensues in every tale. Each book embeds traditional British values, has a delightful charm and wit, and I feel is as enchanting today as when it was first penned. They have also been translated in to over forty different languages and Paddington Bear is popular all over the world, making Michael Bond one of the most successful children’s authors of all time.

The highly successful series of Paddington books are written by Michael Bond. As Michael often tells it, it was on a chilly Christmas Eve in 1956 when he noted a lone teddy bear in Selfridges near Paddington Station. (Paddington station is a central London railway terminus and London Underground station complex.)

The bear caught his eye and he purchased it as a present for his wife, naming it Paddington. The bear also triggered Michael’s imagination and ten days later he finished the first story based on the bear. That book- A Bear Called Paddington– was released by Williams Collins & Sons on October 13th in 1958. And thus, Paddington Bear was born.”

Excerpt from: http://www.smittenbybritain.com/paddington-bear-the-story-of-the-worlds-most-lovable-bear/