Kaffe Kasset Mystery Quilt

New Basket Blocks-Block of the Month

Legendary Loves

Do you love those Judy Niemeyer quilts? Are you a bit timid to try making one?  Good News... Quiltworx has teamed up with Cut Loose Press to bring Judy's popular series of introductory paper-piecing blocks to you in a series.  These blocks have been organized into small projects created specifically for 1-day workshops.  These workshops are intended for the beginner who has never paper pieced a Judy Niemeyer pattern.   Class meets from 10am-2pm class fee is $20 + supplies.  This month's project is Candy Cane Cabin and meets Saturday, February 17th

Do you want to learn new skills and techniques? Try out this great class that meets every other month.  Join us on Saturday, February 10th for Hugs and Kisses  10am-1pm $10 + supplies

Do you love those quilts? Would you like to learn all the basics?? We have the class for you, starting Saturday, January 13 and January 27, 10am-2pm.  This 2 part class will teach you all about 1/4 inch seams, cutting and pressing and you will make this great little quilt.  Class fee is $25 + supplies.

Block of the Month & Clubs:

Sew Easy Mystery Quilt

Bring any unfinished projects to join us for a sew day on the 2nd Tuesday and 4th Thursday of each month. Must RSVP!

Judy Niemeyer- Candy Cane Cabin

Check out this great new club, just bring yourself and we will provide the rest.  Lots of demos, free patterns, and great fun and fellowship, bring your show and tell. Tuesday, January 23rd, 6-8pm $5 class fee

Upcoming Classes: â€‹Please call the shop to sign up for classes or clubs.

For only $19.99 per month join us for this great mystery quilt that uses Kaffe Fassett's fabrics and pattern.  This 10 month quilt begins in March.  The Quilt top is 82x82 and is a total of 12 yards.  Starts the 4th Tuesday in March.  Choose either light or dark colorway.

We are starting a new Saturday Sampler, just like last year, $10 to join, $5 for the 1st block and then return every 1st Saturday at 9:30 each month with your completed block and you get the next one free.  Choose 30's, patriotic and civil war colorway!RSVP to get your spot.

Sew-cial Club

Starting February 1st, 12 monthly basket blocks, 2 colorways to choose from, lots of great fabrics.  Just $10 to join and $2.99 per month for 12 months.  Better save your spot today.

Class Policies:

Classes must to paid for at time of registration.  One week cancellation notice required for refund.  It is important to have all your materials before class begins and have your sewing machine set up and ready to sew at the start of class time.  Our teachers make every effort to start on time.  All brands of sewing machines are welcome, please bring your manual for your machine to class.  

We are starting the year off right with this oh, so, pretty strip quilt, Stars and Strips will be Saturday, January 20th 10am-1pm $10 class fee + supplies

Saturday Sampler 2018

Basics and Beyond Clinic

Quilters touch the past and the future.

Quilting Quote:


Skill Builders-Hugs and Kisses

Learn to Quilt (2 part)

Store Hours:

Monday-Friday: 10am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am - 2pm


598 Grove Street North

Dahlonega, GA, 30533

Telephone Number:

(706) 864-0740



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Dahlonega's Favorite Quilt Shop

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Need a little help sometimes? Don't we all.  Starting February 8th 6-8 pm we will feature a basic technique and do some revieiwing.  For the 1st month we will feature borders and backing.  Bring your problems and the class will address them and bring your ideas to share with us all.  Only $5 per month, no sewing just demos, hand-outs and discussions.  RSVP to join us.

Simply Stripping-Stars and Strips

Join us for the next Sew Easy Mystery Quilt.  We will offer a different quilt each month. Next month's classes will be Friday, February 2nd 10am-1pm or Saturday, February 3rd 10am-1pm.  The kit is precut and ready for you to sit down and sew $23.99 top only (42x52) Choose either boy or girl.

Join us for this beautiful, new Block of the Month. Legendary Loves begins in October and lasts for 12 months, quilt is 97x103 only $24.99 per month ( includes top and binding)