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  • Sewing Machine & Serger Maintenance Made Easy

    Wouldn’t you love to get many years of enjoyment out of your sewing machine or serger? Whether you're starting out with a basic model or just upgraded to a new machine with all the bells and whistles, protect your investment with 5 simple tips for keeping it in good working order. Unplug & C... View Post
  • All About Zippers: Our Favorite Tutorials

    Have you ever avoided making a project just because it involved a zipper? Even experienced sewers can find installing a zipper difficult - you aren’t alone! The good news is that there are lots of great tutorials to help you master the art of adding zippers to any project! Today we round up our t... View Post
  • Projects & Resources For Sewing At Home

    Our goal is for Thimbles to be a place of comfort, support and community. To that end, we have implemented several changes based on the latest CDC and local government recommendations, which you can read about here.  For those of you staying at home, we've rounded up some FREE projects and re... View Post
  • The Beginner's Guide to Quilting: Tips to Make Your First Project a Breeze!

    Quilters of all skill levels come through our doors, and we are pleased to say that we have helped many new crafters learn to quilt over the years! Collectively, our staff has a wealth of quilting knowledge to share with new quilters. In this post, we share our best tips for making your first qui... View Post