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Cue the holiday playlist, hand tinsel and lights...It's Christmas at Thimbles with Kimberbell Designs!!!  Make 6 exclusive event projects to deck your halls or gift away in just 2 days!  Projects include: a quilted wreath, pillow, adorable gingerbread cinch sak and a fully lined peppermint twist zipper pouch.  Improve your embroidery skills and learn new techniques while trying a variety of machine embroidery projects.  Receive a Kimberbell project bag and fabric kit with all the Kimberbellishments, plus step-by-step instructions and a project CD.  Lunch, goodies and prizes both days!  Be inspired by friends who love machine embroidery like you.  

Friday, October 1st and Saturday, October 2nd

10:00 - 4:00

Fee: $179 includes fabric, instructions and lunch











Thimble's next Block of the Month will be in a beautifull pallette of pastels. The fee for this 9-month program is $20 to join.  You will receive fabric to complete one block each month for 9 months.
Set your blocks as shown in the pattern or any way you like!

*Pick up for the first block is September 8,9,10th*

*Finishing kits will be available for those who choose to finish it as shown.* Orders will be taken in October for the finishing kits to be purchased in November.

The rules----In order to receive your free fabric and paten for next month’s block there are a few conditions:
YOU must bring your finished block to Thimbles on THE SECOND  Saturday, or the Friday and Sunday that surround it.  If YOU can’t come during that time, you can buy the month’s kit for $5.00, while supplies last.

Dates for the block of the month are as follows:

September 8,9,10

October 13,14,15

November 10,11,12

December 8,9,10

January 12,13,14

February 9,10,11

March 9,10,11

April 13,14,15

May 11,12,13 

Round We Go English Paper Piecing BOM















Machine Service Repair

Our sewing machine technician, Joe Gasparich, has been reparing sewing machines for 25 years now.

He services all makes and models of sewing machines. If it sews, he can fix it!




We are pleased to announce that Thimbles was a featured shop in the 2014 Quilt Sampler Magazine!