New Club coming to the shop, Simply Stripping, using strips of fabric and meeting each month.  This month you just need a jelly roll or a strip stack and 3 yards of background fabric, Saturday, October 14th 10am-1pm $10 + supplies

Pick a Pocket Purse

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.  

Mini Diva Wallet

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)

Join us for the Sew Easy Mystery Quilt.  We will offer a different quilt each month. This month's classes will be Friday, November 3rd 10am-1pm, Saturday, November 4th 10am-1pm  or 2nd Thursday, November 9th 1pm-4pm.  Kit is precut and ready for you to sit down and sew $44.99  top only (60x74) Choose either Geometric, Flowers or Modern.

Legendary Loves

Bring your serger and let's explore the amazing possibilities with this awesome machine! If you need to brush up on your skills or if you are just beginning... this class is for you.  We will start at the beginning, learn lots of techniques and end with a finished project.  Class is Friday, October 13th or Tuesday, November 7th 10am-1pm $15 + supplies

Do you love antique quilts?? This beautiful quilt has that great antique feel.  This new 12 month Block of the Month, starts in November, only $21.99 per month for this 86x103 quilt top. Call the shop and sign up today.

Ready, Set, Serge!

So much fun to make! The lace angels are a beautiful addition to your holiday decor and they make wonderful gifts! Stop by to see the samples or call to save your spot.  Wednesday, October 18th or October 25th 10am-1pm $15 + supplies

Come and enjoy a demo and lots of great ideas for quick Christmas gifts that you can make! We will have show and tell, food, fun and great discussion about embroidery and a few surprises too! The Class is Wednesday, November 15th 10am-12noon $10 class fee

Take a look at this great new Diva Pattern, Mini Diva Wallet.  Just takes a few supplies and a little time.  Class is Monday, November 13th 6pm-9pm $10 + supplies

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Great purse with lots of room for all your stuff!! Just takes a little time and fabric and it's done.  Class is Tuesday, October 24th 6pm-9pm $10 + supplies

Block of the Month & Clubs:


Country Fair

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

Simply Stripping Club-Irish Chain

Embroidery Club-Quick Christmas Gifts

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

When life gives you scraps-make a quilt!

Machine Embroidery Class-Lace Angels

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

Quote of the Month:

Sew Easy Mystery Quilt