Home of the Best Hand Quilting Techniques, Tutorials and Ideas!

Established in 1998, Thimblelady has grown from a hobby into a great resource for quilters looking for hand quilting designs and supplies. Following the invention of our special quilting thimble, we’ve developed a range of stencils, patterns, thread, needles and other supplies that offer quality at an affordable, value for money price – great for everyone from total beginners to quilting artists in search of that competition-winning finishing touch.

Take a look at out our quilting design and drafting tutorials

Our hand quilting ideas go beyond classic patterns and standard design books, allowing you more creativity and control than ever before. Explore our selection of pattern books via the left hand menu and you’ll find everything from free stencils to books and eBooks which will help you develop your own design and drafting skills. If you’re a total beginner looking for an affordable and simple way to get into quilting, don’t miss our learning packages. Complete with basic supplies, they’re ideal for using with hand quilting tutorials or for following up on a beginner class.

Looking for a bit of a bargain?

From time to time, we offer quality discount quilting supplies at great value for money prices, so you can afford to stock up and experiment with fresh new fabrics and thread! Click on 'Discount quilting supplies' in the left-hand menu to see what’s in stock – but hurry, these supplies are strictly limited!

We offer free shipping worldwide on orders over $100, so it's even more affordable to stock up on essential supplies and fun new tools! What's more, we're so confident you'll love working with Thimblelady products and hand quilting tutorials, we offer a quality satisfaction guarantee – see here for terms and conditions. Don’t forget to follow our blog to stay up to date with the latest contests, quilting news, and brand new additions to our range!

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