Baubles, bangles, beads and food

081513_baubles-1Volunteer Amy Zastrow shows jewelry to three women at Community Thread’s “Baubles and Bangles” preview event Wednesday evening in Stillwater. A $25 ticket got customers first crack at jewelry and purses donated for the sale along with refreshments. In the081513_baubles-4 bottom photo, event volunteers Hannah Hoefferle, left, and Katie Clark take a break from serving appetizers and look over items at one of the jewelry tables. The sale continued today at Community Thread, 2300 Orleans St. West. (Gazette staff photos by Amanda White)