THREAD HEADS INTO FALL 2011
POSTED: MARCH 2, 2013
As summer comes to an end, the team at THREAD Show has been hustlin’ and bustlin’ to get ready for our Fall/Winter 2011 tour through San Diego, Seattle, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Visit our show pages for all the juicy details and get ready to shop another brilliant lineup of independent designers with us this fall and winter. As always, RSVP on our site and get in for just $5! read more »
TODAY IN LA!
POSTED: JUNE 12, 2011
We’ve got all the details you need for today’s THREAD Show in downtown Los Angeles. If you want to know more about parking, directions, prices, hours or what’s happening at today’s show, all you need to do is click here! »
THE 2011 SHOW SCHEDULE IS LIVE!
POSTED: JANUARY 13, 2011
We’re live and boy have we got news for you! In addition to all the things you love about THREAD, this year we’ve got a whole host of new additions. DIY lounges, nail spas, man caves, an exclusive preview hour and more. It’s all here – check it out! »
DID YOU GET SNAPPED AT THREAD?
POSTED: DECEMBER 14, 2010
If you attended one of our holiday shows in San Diego, Los Angeles, Phoenix or San Francisco and got snapped inside the ugly Christmas sweater photo booth or out and about at the show by one of our team photographers, click here to find and download your photos (hint: the albums are on the right). »
DIRECTIONS TO THREAD LA
POSTED: DECEMBER 3, 2010
We’re super excited to introduce a brand-spankin’-new venue to you this weekend, Los Angeles! The Bay Salone is a beautiful new space in downtown with loads of free parking all around. The address for the space is 2035 Bay Street. Click here for a Google Map! »
SHOP FOR THE HOLIDAYS WITH THREAD SHOW!
POSTED: OCTOBER 13, 2010
The best presents are thoughtful, unique and purchased from independent designers…or at least that’s what we think. We have four awesome shows around the corner in San Diego, San Francisco, Phoenix and Los Angeles offering you the perfect place to shop for thoughtful holiday gifts (plus a little something for yourself). Also, if funds are running tight, you shouldn’t suffer! Check out our massive clothes swap party at the W Hotel San Diego on November 7! read more »
Music that Rocks Should be Protected
For a successful career in any creative field ? in this case song writing, there are a number of factors you need to consider. First on the list is YOU ? the writer. The moment you take a piece of paper and write out your song, it is copyrighted! As easy as that may sound, it’s legal, it’s the law, and there is no requirement to file anything with the Copyright Office!
But? although legal, you should not sit back and relax since thieves could still try to take your new stuff, leaving you with the heavy job of proving the song is yours and that you hold the copyright. For this reason (and others) you should always register them online. And SongRegistration.com is here to help ensure your song-writing dreams remain yours and no one else’s. They are experts in private music registration, in business for many years, and equipped with tools and the necessary experience to handle all aspects of documenting your music.
Basically, SongRegisteration archives your copyrights, providing you with, not just proof of the actual content of your original songs, but also evidence of the date your music was put into tangible form. BOTH are essential elements in virtually all copyright disputes. And everything is preserved and time-stamped in SSL-protected and firewalled database archives, available anytime to you or your attorney should there ever be a copyright dispute.
(Registering is also a great way to preserve extra backups of your new material. Many registrars would have lost their material had they not registered with SongRegistration so we could provide them with duplicates of their work!)
The staff at http://songregistration.com/ is also the best in the business, always available to answer questions and assist you with all your music registration concerns.
Registering your music is essential in today’s world. We live in a high-tech environment filled with unscrupulous criminals and con artists surfing the Internet for ways to exploit your artistic creations. So always keep your songs safe.
Click here to register your songs or learn more about SongRegistration. Our forms are user-friendly, we have the lowest registration fees anywhere, and you receive your Affidavits of Registered Songs instantly!
So remember: Safety first — Success then follows. Let us protect your work, so you can let the creative juices flow!
Alleviating Winter Related troubles on plumbing Systems
By the time winter shows up, ensuring that all the household systems are properly, working should be a priority to avoid plumbing systems breakdown nightmares. This is only avoidable if only proper maintenance on the systems is initiated at the right time. Keeping a close watch over tiny problems gradually developing on the system help to prevent them from turning into large and costly repairs; as a result. Incase fissures are left unattended cause leaks that may be an escaping channel for warm air emanating from the household heater systems. If the cracks are left to grow can easily cause flooding within the homestead. In order to divert these catastrophes, the following plumbing maintenance tips for the winter will help to uphold the consistency of the plumbing system. (BTW, That’s why Airdrie, Canada relies on the myrkr plumbers for what they want to get fixed in the house since they are one of many plumbing companies.)
What are the tips to handle cold weather issues?
· Maintain the drain clogs.
In order to avert problems associated with winter, regular clean up exercise should be carried on the sinks and shower drains. The clean exercise should involve the use of natural products in order to prevent damage to the pipes that would occur if harsh chemical found their way in the plumbing system. Drain clogs occur because of tree root infiltration into the system. Recurrence of slag from roots can be eliminated through inspection, hence extraction of the roots.
· Insulate pipes from thawing weather.
Pipe freezing is a common phenomenon experienced in many households during the winter. Freezing of the pipes mostly leads to burst pipes that are devastating and cause major inconveniences to these households. In order to thawing of pipes, insulation of both outdoor and indoor pipes would be an appropriate action to take to prevent the troubles of burst pipes. Usage of foamed tape or sleeves would be the ideal materials to insulate the pipes from the harsh winter weather. On a lighter note conduct a regular check on the piping and wipe away any frost forming in the pipe system.
· Cut off the water supply to outdoor spigots.
Cutting off the water supply to any outdoor spigot would be an ideal action to prevent water from freezing while still in the system. It is worth noting that damages might occur on the pipe system because of water freezing in it despite the amount of water trapped and frozen by the winter weather. Regular check up and reparations on small leaks keep at bay unprecedented burst pipes.
· Practice healthy disposal of kitchen waste.
For the sake of proper and non-faulty plumbing system during the winter, proper holiday cooking and disposing of foods in the designated areas help alleviate the clogging of piping. As part of the healthy disposal of kitchen waste, it is advisable to detest from pouring oil and grease down the drains that in turn that coats the pipes. In extreme conditions, this grease freeze in the drainpipes when expose to favorable cold conditions, hence causing clogs and blocked pipes.
Finally, the winter season has been known to bring with it all sorts of complications on the piping systems. In order to winterize the system, household should maintain a regular check on their both indoor and outdoor plumbing to avert these problems throughout the entire period. In the extreme case, assistance from the specialists is necessary in providing plumbing maintenance tips for the winter to keep the system fully functional.