Scarlet Today – A division of McCrady Enterprises | Redwork Plus


Welcome to Our Website


Welcome to our site, Scarlet Today™ /Redwork plus , where you will find all your Redwork stitchery needs as well as the home of "The String Thing®".

Everyone that buys our fine English embroidery needles falls in love with the needle. We offer sampler cards for you to try them and find which size works best for you.  Our line now includes appplique, chenille, quilting betweens, straw/milliners and tapestry. Click here to vew details about our Scarlet Today needles.

The String Thing®'s magnetic top holds your needle and scissors. The top is designed with a place for you to write the color and thread brand that is inside the tin. It keeps any thread tidy, clean and contained. We now have five sizes available. Click here to view details on the The String Thing®.

The machine embroidery CDs are now available for some of the pattern groups. Each CD has all machine formats in three different sizes. Click here to find information on the machine embroidery CDs.

We also offer the following items:

  • Redwork plus™ patterns: original and vintage Redwork designs
  • Scarlet Today™ 2-1/2" Scissors, both in sharp and blunt
  • Redwork books as well as embroidery books
  • The Presencia Finca line of Perlé cotton, embroidery floss & sewing thread
  • Embroidery notions and supplies.

We are the exclusive website where you can purchase Kathleen H. McCrady's book: My Journey with Quilts. Through her journey, Kathleen takes you through 70 years of quiltmaking, the quilt revival, conservation and quilt history. Kathleen is a prolific quiltmaker who has been published many times on the cover of Quilter's Newsletter Magazine. Her quilts have also been exhibited at international quilt shows, local quilt shows and in Japan and Australia. You will no doubt enjoy this book. It is like she is sitting across from you telling you her story.

Visit us again and again, as we add exciting new items.  Click on the “What’s New” page to find the latest news and happenings.

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Rosie de Léon-McCrady

10017 Thaxton Road, Austin TX 78747-9553