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    Color your needlework new

    The latest “capsule collection” from Zweigart They invented the “aida” – the most used cross stitch fabric – about 150 years ago and they have kept on researching and developing ever since, marketing worldwide the hundreds of different embroidery weaves, including the linens used by the most famous, modern hand-dying brands, like Weeks Dye Works, just to mention one. Zweigart innovation never stops, both in terms of fibers, and in terms of colors, with several new products every year. Their year 2020 opens with a capsule collection widening the color range of aida, linen and lugana evenweave. In the instance of the aida, there are two new versions – a…

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    Happy Campers Tilda: the new collection is here!

    A celebration of Spring, already in January. Its name is “Happy Campers/Spring 2020” and it’s the new Tilda collection, opening the New Year and definitely anticipating the warm, next season, both in its color shades and in its patterns 🙂 Small, very detailed flowers and little, lovely bees happily swirling among their petals represent the leitmotiv of these new pure cotton fabrics, together with a whole lot of gingham and polka dots nicely mixed together by the Norwegian designer, in her unmistakable style. All patterns seem to re-echo some cheerful days in the open air, with oilcloths on the camping tables! And the connection to camping and to the iconic…

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    Welcome to the alternative

    A brand new stranded cotton has won us over! Without diminishing the best-known brands – like DMC and Anchor, with this last one boasting an even longer history in comparison to the French “cousin” – Casa Cenina is happy and honored to launch in Europe a new range of stranded cotton skeins, made in the USA: Sullivans! They are brand new in the Old Continent and they are top-quality, since made with 100% mercerized, Egyptian cotton. They come in traditional 6-ply, 8.70-yard skeins. We selected them for the undisputable reliability of their manufacturer (Sullivans International was established over 30 years ago in Australia and has now become a multinational group,…

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    Secret Stitch Along Lanarte 2020 / 1

    The New Year starts with a new mystery Ready for the next Lanarte Secret Stitch Along? Save the date: on Valentine’s Day – February 14th – everything’s getting started and you’ll b stitching for 17 weeks, with a new part of a secret pattern revealed week after week, directly emailed to each stitcher joining the SSA, according to the “magic formula” that Lanarte has got us used to! Joining is very easy: purchase the necessary kit at Casa Cenina, register your participation in the Lanarte website (from January 14th), here: And stitch this mysterious subject together with thousands of other stitchers around the world, piece by piece and cross stitch…

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    Ball-tip needles

    Everything you need to know When we started carrying them for the very first time, some time ago, ball-tip needles truly sold like hot cakes, even taking us somehow by surprise, honestly speaking… also because it hadn’t been that easy to find them… and when their Dutch distributor told us that they weren’t going to deliver them again and we had to stop selling them, a lot of our friends emailed us to ask “please, do your best to find them again!”. Well, since at Casa Cenina we always take very seriously your request, of course we’ve done our best and the results of our “very targeted” research are here:…

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    The longest midnight of the year 2019

    Around the world in 24 time zones from Tonga to Honolulu to celebrate the New Year brilliantly!!! Here at Casa Cenina the New Year’s Eve Dance is going to last 24 hours, with staggering discounts… Just as the round of drinks and toasting to welcome the New year also should be. From December 31st, 2019, at 11:00am (CET), until 11:00am (CET), January 1st, 2020, ollow our clocks and don’t miss a single second of our “New year’s Eve 24 hours”: – 30% off on thousands items – 12% on books and magazines – +5% on already discounted items     To you all out there, our best wishes! May your 2020 be full of mirth, health…

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    Happy Holidays 2019!!

    Christmas 2019: there’s a little present for you from us, too. Our best wishes, right from the all of us here at Casa Cenina, come with a further surprise, in these special days: until 23:59 (CET) of Thursday, December 26th, Boxing Day, underneath our Xmas Tree there’s something ore waiting for you: – 25% off on all items – 12% off on books and magazines – additional 5% on orders over 150 euro     Among presents, lights, rich and delicious meals, surprises and much joy, a further reason to celebrate is waiting for you online!   Offer valid from 15:00 P.M. of December 20th 2019 to 23:59 A.M. of December 26th 2019 CET. This promotion does not…

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    Nowhere else but here!

    A unique chance is waiting for you! As a great  fan of Vervaco, we’re inviting you to take a look at the limited-edition kit called “Woman”, realized exclusively for Casa Cenina and in 25 pieces only, reserved to the fastest fans! Once they’ll be gone, this kit will be discontinued. Grab your chance now!

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    Diamond Painting Kit.. With Frame!

    A highly creative and entertaining hobby, for an amazing result! It’s Diamond Painting (though also known as Diamond Stitching and Diamond Mosaic) and guarantees an amazing result, ideal for wonderful home decor! Easy to do and suitable even for little ones, all “Diamond” projects are made by simply completing an image, with small synthetic crystals. All you have to to is removing part of the protective fil on the pre-printed, adhesive canvas and place the crystals, by following the provided color/symbol key: do not remove the protective film completely at once and just apply the crystals with the tweezers (also included), trying to push them slightly and placing them as…

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    Pink Friday!

    Pink is the new black. We’ve thought the Black Friday might not be enough, for there can always be some kind of glitch in our schedule… That’s why at Casa Cenina we’re doubling the chances! Ladies and Gentlemen, here’s our brand new  Pink Friday: think ahead! Think ahead with us, because a single, special Friday – few weeks before Christmas – might not be enough. That’s why at Casa Cenina we’re glad to launch  our brand new Pink Friday, anticipating shopping with amazing discounts! – 25% off on all items – 15% off on books and magazines – additional 5% off on orders over 150 euro. At Casa Cenina, Pink is…