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  • Portable English Paper Piecing Travel Projects

    As quilters and sewists, it can be difficult to bring our projects with us when we go away on vacation. Unless you’re hitting the road by car and have room for your sewing machine, the likelihood is you’re leaving most of your projects at home. Unless you love English Paper Piecing! English Paper... View Post
  • The Best Serger Projects for Beginners

    Happy National Serger Month! Last April, we discussed Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Sergers (But Were Afraid to Ask). Our goal was to demystify sergers for our sewing community. We’ve seen a lot of new sewists enter the Thimbles family over the course of the last few years, and gro... View Post
  • National Sewing Month 2021

    It’s September, which means our favorite month has arrived: National Sewing Month! In 1982, President Reagan instituted National Sewing Month “in recognition of the importance of home sewing to our Nation.” The theme of National Sewing Month 2021 is “Traditional Sewing Techniques. New Sewing Trad... View Post
  • Favorite Sewing & Embroidery Projects for Holiday Gifting

    The holiday season is here - it’s time to make your list and check it twice! Today, we share some of our favorite festive gift ideas for family, friends, and coworkers. Avoid the last minute scramble with these projects to make and give to the truly sew-worthy person on your list. Shop our holida... View Post

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