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  • Staff Spotlight: Sheri Trawczynski

    In this latest edition of Staff Spotlight we're highlighting resident garment making expert, Sheri Trawczynski! Our sewists have fallen in love with garment making (as evidenced by how quickly our garment-making classes sell out), but that isn't the only reason we're focusing on Sheri today. It a... View Post
  • Our Favorite Scrap Projects

    Longtime sewists and quilters know all about fabric scraps. If you’re new to our beloved craft, chances are you’re growing familiar with the piles of leftover fabric that can accumulate. But there’s no reason those beautiful pieces of flair need to go to waste. Now that you’ve finished your quilt... View Post
  • Our Favorite Paper Pieced Quilts

    Paper-Pieced quilts are on the rise, which isn’t all that shocking given the rush of new sewists and quilters we’ve welcomed to the fold since the pandemic shut us all indoors. Paper-Piecing, aka English Paper-Piecing and Machine Paper-Piecing (depending on whether you work by hand or with a mac... View Post
  • Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Sergers! (But Were Afraid to Ask)

    Happy National Serger Month! Thimbles Quilts loves sergers and wants you to love them too. Whether you’ve just started on your journey as a sewist or you’ve traveled this path for a while now, you’ve likely heard about sergers. If you’ve never worked with a serger before, you might find—as with a... View Post