Thrifty Thursday….Aurifil Cotton Mako 12/2 Thread

Today’s *Thrifty Thursday item is an assortment of 12wt Cotton Aurifil thread packs.  Colours are selected by Hamel’s staff to make up an assortment of 4 spool thread packs.  Choose from Winter, Spring, Fall or Summer palettes. Package colours vary.

Aurifil’s 100% Cotton 12wt thread comes wound on a red spool. It is the heaviest weight thread that Aurifil offers and is perfect for hand applique, hand embroidery, hand quilting, cross stitch, embellishment, handmade lace, machine applique, blanket stitch, machine embroidery (especially for designs that use a longer stitch length), machine art quilting, Sashiko, redwork, lower looper serging, and longarm quilting.

Hand Appliqué, Hand Embroidery, Hand Quilting, Cross Stitch, Embellishment and Lace, Machine Appliqué, Blanket Stitch, Buttonhole Stitch, Machine Embroidery, Machine Art Quilting, Sashiko, Redwork, Lower Looper Serging, Longarm Quilting

Needle Recommendations:

  • 100/16 or 90/14 Topstitch Needle (40wt in the bobbin)
  • 4.5 Longarm Needle (28wt in the bobbin)


  • When using 12wt thread by machine, we recommend using a much thinner thread in the bobbin, like a 40wt.
  • When using in a Longarm machine, quilt slowly, using a longer stitch and silicone conditioner where necessary.

Each pack contains four –  325m spools of 12wt 100% cotton thread.  Our regular price is $59.98 Our Thrifty Thursday price is only $19.99. Click HERE to order yours today!

See what Heather has done with these threads HERE!

*Thrifty Thursday items are final sale and may not be returned or refunded.

Below is a sample of some of the packages






Thrifty Thursday….Assorted Buttons Packs

Today’s *Thrifty Thursday item is a package of assorted buttons.  These button packs contain 10 cards of buttons each ranging in price from $1.59 to $4.50 each.  There are packages of countless colours and styles from plain, fancy, metal, plastic, round, square, and many,many more.  Every package is unique.  The image shows a sample of what is available in one package.  Our regular price ranges from approximately $35.00-$45.00. Our Thrifty Thursday price is only $4.99 Click Here to order yours today!

*Thrifty Thursday items are final sale and may not be returned or refunded.

Thrifty Thursday….Hometown Christmas

hometown-christmas-quiltToday’s *Thrifty Thursday item is our Hometown Christmas Book Set.

This Thimbleberries Hometown Christmas quilt is just the project to prepare for the holidays.  The finished quilt measures 96″ x 108″.  The four volume set contain all the block patterns required to make this quilt, along with other complimentary projects such as runners, pillows, coasters & more plus holiday recipes. The regular retail price for all four volumes is $79.98.  Today’s Thrifty Thursday price is only $19.98 Click Here to order yours!  SOLD OUT!

*Thrifty Thursday items are final sale and may not be returned or refunded.hometown-christmas-books

Thrifty Thursday….Charming and Quaint


Today’s *Thrifty Thursday item is our Charming and Quaint quilt kit.

The finished quilt measures 64 inches x 81 inches and features the lovely French inspired fabric Vin du Jour by 3 Sisters for Moda. Each block finishes at 14″ and is an intermediate to advanced pieced block. Kit includes fabrics for the top, plus binding, and set of patterns. Our regular price is $265.00.  Our Thrifty Thursday price is only $132.50 Click Here to order yours today!

*Thrifty Thursday items are final sale and may not be returned or refunded.