~ Essential Quilting Notions ~


Our favorite "Must Have" items to make your quilting life easier!

Galaxy Electric Seam Ripper

Electric Seam Ripper

It's the best seam ripper for taking out the seams of your paper piecing project. It's the fastest seam ripper you have ever used. You'll be buzzing right through that seam.
Package contains: Purple ripper, cleaning brush

$20.00 [Add to Cart]

Seam fix Seam Ripper

Seam-Fix is a seam ripper with an innovative plastic tip that grabs and removes thread.


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Desiqns to Share Mat Cleaner

Cutting Mat Cleaner

This cleaner removes fleece and flannel lint and abtting fibers from your cutting mat. Use a brush like stroke at an angled edge and it will pull the fibers from the crevasses of your cutting mat.

$6.00 [Add to Cart]

super slider

Supreme Slider

$34.00 [Add to Cart]

2" wide Elastic

2" Wide Knit Elastic

Make your own belts using this elastic. Great for waist bands on skirts. We have 2 Colors White and Black

White $.95 yd [Add to Cart]

Black $2.30 yd [Add to Cart]


applique pressing sheet

The Applique Pressing Sheet

This double-sided sheet is made from a ultra high temperature fabric and is coated with non-stick Polylon. The release-all sheet is guaranteed for 5 years. Fusible web fabrics such as Wonder Under, Aleen's, Heat-n-Bond, and Steam-a-Seam peel right off. Instructions for its multi-uses and a free appliqué pattern are included.

13" x 17": $16.00
18" x 20": $21.00
27" x 30": $47.00

$16.00 [Add to Cart]

desktop needle threader

Clover Desk Needle Threader

Thread your needles quickly and easily with the help of this handy tool! Works with a variety of oval eye needles from fine to thick: .51 - .89 mm. (Not for embroidery needles or needles with a circular eye.)

$15.50 [Add to Cart]

4 in 1 tool

4-In-1 Essential Tool

$19.95 [Add to Cart]

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blue feather bobbin saver

Bobbin Saver

BobbinSaver™ Bobbin Holder holds metal or plastic bobbins of all different sizes! Shaped like half of a bagel and hollowed out, it is made of flexible rubbery plastic that expands to receive the bobbin and promptly snugs up around it. Threads won’t tangle or unwind. Holds over 20 bobbins securely. Measures 3/4" tall and 5 1/8" diameter.
(Bobbins not included.)

$8.30 [Add to Cart]

superior threads frosted donut pre-wound bobbins

Frosted Donut
from Superior Threads

36 colors from Superior's Frostings, L style prewound bobbins with MasterPiece cotton thread. Tucked into a BobbinSaver for safe keeping and instant access to all colors!  MasterPiece is #50/2-ply 100% extra-long staple Egyptian-grown cotton.

$46.00 [Add to Cart]

heat press batting together

HEAT Press Batting Together

Quilters! We don't have to sew the batting edges together anymore... we can fuse it! Developed to fuse batting together to fit a specific size, to enlarge or reinforce. HEAT Press Batting Together is 1 ½ inch cloth tape which will allow batting edges to be fused together with a soft fuse that stretches, eliminating the old pinning and stitching of extra batting pieces needed to fit a specific project. The product can be used on any batting fiber content. Also use it for patching and reinforcement for stretch fabric. 10 yard roll (enough for about 3 large quilts).

$8.00 [Add to Cart]

genzania wool thread bobbins

Woolly Wound Bobbins

Each Bobbin Saver contains 29 bobbins, hand wound with approximately 17 yards of Genziana Wool Thread: gr 25 Mt.350 - 50% Lana - 50% Acrilico, made in Italy.

On the back of the packaging is a list of each color and name. Sue Spargo's students often use this thread to applique' wool motifs in place before adding the fancy stitches.

Choose from Red or Blue (not shown) Bobbin Saver.
(Sorry, we no longer carry the lavender Bobbin Savers.)

$45.00 [Add to Cart]

kwik klip safety pin tool

Fastens Safety Pins

Using Kwik Klip™, safety pins close effortlessly, preventing broken nails, stuck fingers (blood on quilts) and the familiar painful indentations in fingers caused by closing hundreds of safety pins. Kwik Klips'™ unique handle design helps those with arthritic hands to baste without pain. Kwik Klip™ removes safety pins faster and easier.

$9.00 [Add to Cart]

grandma's spot remover

Grandma's Secret Spot Remover

Just a drop is all it takes to remove: Oil, Grease, Paint, Make-Up, Grass, Clay, Inks, Blood, Baby Formula, Tar, Spaghetti Sauce, Coffee, Rust, Betadine, Turmeric, Fabric Bleed, Pet Stains, or most any kind of stain. Environmentally Safe.

$4.00 [Add to Cart]

proportional scale

Proportional Scale

$7.00 [Add to Cart]

Artist's Color Wheel

Artist's Color Wheel
9 1/4" Diameter

Teaches color relationships by organizing colors in a circle so you can visualize how they relate to each other.

$7.25 [Add to Cart]


machine quilting gloves

Machine Quilting Grip Gloves

Lightweight cotton knit gloves with grippy dots on the palms and fingers--we love 'em!

$5.00 [Add to Cart]

aunt becky's finger protector

Aunt Becky's Finger Protector

A marvelous protective device for your fingers under the quilt while hand quilting. It also aids in making smaller and more consistent stitches.
Distributed by Jannilou Creations.

Finger Protector: $5.00
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cool fingers

Cool Fingers

$5.50 [Add to Cart]