Store Hours:

Monday-Friday: 10am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am - 2pm


598 Grove Street North

Dahlonega, GA, 30533

Telephone Number:

(706) 864-0740


Also Visit:

Dahlonega's Favorite Quilt Shop

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Measure twice, cut once!

Quote of the Month:

Here a Chick, There a Chick

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

Quilting 100

Binding Class

Block of the Month & Clubs:

Sew Easy Mystery Quilt

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.  

One Block Wonder

It's fast and easy and perfect for beginners.  Make a cuddly baby quilt or just a warm wrap up quilt for a man.  Join us on Monday, July 24th 10am-1pm $15 + supplies

One Block Wonder is a great technique.  Only uses one fabric that is stacked up and cut.  Friday, July 21st, 10am-2pm $15 + supplies

Breakfast Bunch/After Hours

Squiggles Curvy Log Cabin

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

Wrapped Bowls

Rag Quilt


This is a must have class for quilting.  Learn 1/4 seams, pressing, rotary cutting and sewing machine basics.  Just takes a layer cake and some fabrics for border. Join us beginning on Wednesday, July 26th and continuing for 4 week 2-5pm  only $45 + supplies

Join us on the 2nd Wednesday (June 14th) of each month for the Breakfast Club 10am-12noon or the 2nd Monday (June 12) for After Hours Club 6pm-8pm. We will show demos and have show and tell and give you the lastest and greatest that we have in the shop.  For only a $5 charge, food is provided, you just need to bring a drink. Please RSVP to hold your spot, We can only take 20 people and the class fills up quick. 

Would you like to learn the basics of bias binding? Join us on Tuesday, August 15th, 1pm-4pm $15 includes your kit

It's all about the ruler.  This class is a variation of the log cabin using the curvy log cabin ruler.  Join us on Tuesday, July 25th 10am-1pm $15 + supplies

This new flannel block of the month is just so cute, for 6 months you will receive a lazer cut block that's ready for you to just iron on and stitch it down.  Quilt is 36X42 you will get the top, binding and buttons!  Only $33.99 per month.

Join us for the Sew Easy Mystery Quilt.  We will offer a different quilt each month. 1st Saturday, July 1st 10am-1pm, 1st Friday, July 7th 10am-1pm  or 2nd Thursday, July 13th, 1pm-4pm.  Kit is precut and ready for you to sit down and sew $42.99  top only (54x70) Choose either patriotic, camping or cowboy.

Tropical Fruit (Pineapple Quilt)

Coil Wrapped Bowls have many uses, planters, gift baskets or just a catch-all basket.  Learn to make your customized piece in only 4 hours.  Join us on Tuesday, July 18th, 10am-1pm $15 + supplies 

Regina has done it again!! Look at this beautiful, scrappy pineapple quilt made with our pineapple trim tool.  Doesn't matter if you use scraps or matching fabrics.  It always turns out amazing.  Come by, take a look and sign up now for class on Friday, August 11th  from 10am-2pm.  Only $20 + supplies.