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  • 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
  • Interview with Tammy of Thimbles Quilts in Lockport Illinois

    Click here to watch Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau interview with one of the owners of Thimbles, Tammy Newton. View Post
  • Sewing Projects to Organize Your Craft Room

    Spending more time at home right now? When you’re not quilting up a storm, don’t forget to spend some time spring cleaning your craft room! There are plenty of simple ways to control clutter and make sure there’s a spot for everything - here are some of our favorite organizational ideas spotted o... 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