Notions & Tools

  • Take the guesswork out of choosing color schemes!

Looking for the perfect color combination? The Foolproof Color Wheel Set will help you pick a pleasing palette, every time! Die-cut “discs” and a printed color wheel illustrate ten color configurations, including analogous, triadic, and split complementary. The color wheel and viewfinder discs are easy and fun to use and come packed in a handy folder for storage. Find hundreds of color combinations that work together effortlessly—a must-have tool for any artist, crafter, quilter, sewist, or DIYer.

Total tonal harmony! Pick color combinations that work together effortlessly
Educate, inspire, and expand your knowledge of color relationships
Choose from ten incredible color schemes: direct complement, triadic, split complementary, tetradic, double complementary, double double complementary, double split complementary, double triadic, color sextet, and analogous

    Katie Fowler –– Take the guesswork out of choosing color schemes! Looking for the perfect color combination? The Foolproof Color Wheel Set will help you pick a pleasing palette, every time! Die-cut “discs” and a printed color...

    $19.95
  • From popular author and crazy-quilting and embroidery expert Christen Brown comes this second collection of four easy-to-use stitch templates. Following up on her Essential Collection, these delightful stencil designs include over one hundred popular motifs, such as garden elements, household items, vintage sewing accessories, the alphabet, and more. Select, mark and stitch! It’s so easy to embroider accurately! The expert instructions and tips in the complete sixteen-page how-to booklet give you confidence in where and how to make your stitches. Made of laser-cut, durable, translucent, medium-weight plastic, the stencils are easy to handle and create perfect markings every time.

Choose from a huge number of delightful designs to embroider: a teapot, pincushion, watering can, ladybug, rose, vase, scissors, key, butterfly, and more
Flexible, see-through templates make it easy to see your fabric and seams and perfectly position your design!
Four compact, durable stencils fit nicely into your sewing kit and are built to last

    Christen Brown –– From popular author and crazy-quilting and embroidery expert Christen Brown comes this second collection of four easy-to-use stitch templates. Following up on her Essential Collection, these delightful stencil designs...

    $24.95
  • Ultimate dyeing reference guide

Get info on all of the basics you need to dye fabric, including necessary tools, the best dyes, which fabrics to use, additives, precautions, and more—all in one handy reference tool! Dyeing expert Linda Johansen offers a full overview of the process, including special tips and techniques for tricky colors. The compact size is perfect to take along to a class or to the fabric store to match complementary fabrics and materials. And the hidden wire-o binding will allow the guide to lay flat next to your work surface for easy reference.

Dyeing is addictive! You’ll come back to this must-have guide over and over
Complete and easy-to-follow recipes for every shade and hue for each color of the spectrum
Includes directions for Dharma and ProChemical dyes

    Linda Johansen –– Ultimate dyeing reference guide Get info on all of the basics you need to dye fabric, including necessary tools, the best dyes, which fabrics to use, additives, precautions, and more—all in one handy reference tool!...

    $19.95
  • Sharing her passion for appliqué, experienced teacher and author Annie Smith teaches you everything you need to know to sew the quilt of your dreams! This colorful guide to hand and machine appliqué includes step-by-step techniques, plus advice on fabric selection, choosing supplies, and working with templates. Gain the confidence to design your own appliqué blocks and quilts, or flip to find several pretty patterns to get you stitching.

    Annie Smith –– Get started today with hand and machine appliqué! Sharing her passion for appliqué, experienced teacher and author Annie Smith teaches you everything you need to know to sew the quilt of your dreams! This...

    $19.95
  • 250+ embroidery designs from popular designer Aneela Hoey are now available as iron-on transfers, to make applying and using her designs a breeze. Transfer and embroider stylish designs from her newest book, Stitch & Sew, as well as dozens of original new designs. From small to large, from florals to geometrics, this book has it all!

    Aneela Hoey –– No tracing or copying, just transfer and stitch!  250+ embroidery designs from popular designer Aneela Hoey are now available as iron-on transfers, to make applying and using her designs a breeze. Transfer and...

    $19.95
  • Wait until you get your hands on this rugged paper that looks, feels, and wears like leather, but sews, cuts, and washes like fabric. kraft-tex® is supple, yet strong enough to use for projects that get tough wear. Use it to bring an exciting new...

    $14.95 - $79.95
  • It’s the hot new substrate that wears like leather but sews up like fabric—create more with kraft-tex! This game-changing material is the perfect accent for wallets, totes, and purses. Experts Betsy LaHonta and Gailen Runge teach you everything about sewing with kraft-tex. Get your needle know-how, sew the right seam allowances, and practice turning techniques. Popular bag designers share 19 patterns for all skill levels, from a simple clutch to a roomy travel bag.

    Betsy LaHonta  & Gailen Runge ––  kraft-tex bags with pizzazz!  It’s the hot new substrate that wears like leather but sews up like fabric—create more with kraft-tex! This game-changing material is...

    $26.95
  • Get the pocket guide to embroidery that everyone's talking about—a sixty-four page mini book perfect to take on the go! With over thirty essential embroidery stitches, this all-in-one reference is ideal for hand stitchers, crazy quilters, and free-form embroiderers. Learn the best stabilizers and thread for embroidery, then branch out with eye-catching embellishments. This petite paperback is the perfect size for your purse or embroidery kit—a great gift for all sewists!

    Christen Brown –– Keep over thirty essential embroidery stitches at your fingertips Get the pocket guide to embroidery that everyone's talking about—a sixty-four page mini book that's perfect to take on the go! Keep your favorite...

    $7.95
  • Gailen Runge –– Your perfect carryall for everyday, sewn with durable kraft-tex Trade in your sad sack for a flashy new backpack in brilliant kraft-tex—the textile that looks like leather but sews like fabric. Weaving kraft-tex into...

    $11.95
  • Compiled by Kerry Graham and Betsy La Honta 100+ Designs to Customize & Embellish with Stitching, Coloring & Painting This value-packed book of 125 iron-quilt labels from 9 popular designers gives you so many options for personalizing your...

    $14.95
  • Lucy's 3-in-1 kraft-tex Bag Pattern

    Gailen Runge ––1 pattern, 3 sizes, unlimited possibilitiesThis versatile and stylish bag comes in three sizes: small, medium, and large weekender—perfect for those overnight trips (fits carry-on luggage requirements)! Play with 2...

    $11.95
  • Caitlin's 3-in-1 kraft-tex Bag Pattern

    Betsy LaHonta ––Beautiful, versatile bags featuring kraft-texWith three exterior designs to choose from, plus mix-and-match pockets and closure choices, you can make exactly the bag you want! Carry it like a tote—or use the shoulder...

    $11.95
  • Easy as 1-2-3—cut, press & trim!Add just the right amount of stabilization to your next T-shirt quilt! This lightweight, 100% polyester fusible interfacing is made specifically for stretchy, nonwoven T-shirt material, but it works great on...

    $19.95
  • Tear-Perfect Maker Tape: All-Purpose for Sewing, Quilting, Crafts, Hobbies & More by Judy Gauthier

    Judy Gauthier ––You won’t believe how much you can do with this all-purpose tape! Tear-Perfect Maker Tape is gridded so that it tears easily and perfectly in either direction, providing you with just the right amount each time for...

    $9.95
  • Essential Color Wheel Companion: Choose Perfect Colors with Confidence by Joen Wolfrom

    Joen Wolfrom ––Selecting perfect color combinations has never been easier! By popular demand, Joen Wolfrom has designed a durable, color-accurate, double-sided, multi-purpose color wheel that is perfectly sized for use in your studio,...

    $14.95
  • Corner Cut 60 - 2-in-1 Sewing Tool from Quilt with Marci Baker

    from Quilt with Marci Baker ––• Trim 60° ears for faster seams• Sew a Perfect Scant 1/4"Use this tool to trim 60° points for exact seam allowances. Three seam sizes (scant, true, and generous) give a perfect match to your...

    $9.95
  • Judy Gauthier ––Make the most of your scraps and precuts!Cutting fabric has never been this fun and easy. Say hello to three perfectly sized acrylic templates that work together like magic! Make the most of your scraps and precuts with...

    $26.95
  • Out of stock
    Quilter's Freezer Paper Sheets Bulk Pack

    Freezer paper sheets are perfect for quilting and crafting. Use them to print patterns from an inkjet printer or to design your own templates.• 8 1/2" x 11" sheets for piecing, appliquéing, or any freezer-paper quilting technique• Bulk...

    $24.95
  • Premium Clear Vinyl Roll: 12-Gauge • Durable • Flexible #premiumclearvinyl

    Perfect for all types of projects, Premium Clear Vinyl is ideal for sewing, quilting, crafting, and more. Whether you’re creating overlays for your quilting appliqué projects, sewing see-through bags or table coverings, or making scrap book...

    $13.95
  • The 3-in-1 Betsy Bag Pattern

    Betsy La Honta ––        Three times the funEnjoy three different looks from the same bag! With clever construction, movable straps, and a tuck-away top panel, the choice is yours. Wear it as a large carryall, a...

    $11.95
  • Various artists -- The finishing touch! This treasury of original illustrations offers many artistic choices for making personalized labels for quilts or other creative projects. Choose from a variety of themes - such as birthdays, weddings, new...

    $7.99
  • Quilt Label Collective CD - Volume II

    Various Artists –– The finishing touch! This second volume of original illustrations on a CD gives you even more artistic choices for making personalized labels for your quilts or any creative project. Choose from a variety of themes such...

    $10.95
  • Wash-Away Stitch Stabilizer: Simplify Your Embroidery & Quilting

    Put your stitching in its place! Make fabric marking a thing of the past with these special water-soluble, adhesive-backed sheets. Once your design is printed on the sheet, you can position (or reposition) it right where you want it for sewing...

    $14.95
  • Visi-GRID Quilter's Template Sheets

    Clearly accurate • Create template shapes for your quilts with more confidence and precision • Grid lines are distinguished in easy-to-read ruler increments • Quality matte-finish vinyl - easy to cut, non-slip, and crack-resistant...

    $11.95
  • Studio Color Wheel

    Joen Wolfrom –– Color inspiration is everywhere you look • Beautiful color reference poster based on the Ives Color Wheel, the definitive color resource for over 100 years • Visual, at-a-glance companion to our Ultimate 3-in-1...

    $12.95
  • Quilt Label Collective CD - Volume I

    Various Artists –– The finishing touch! This treasury of original illustrations on a CD gives you so many artistic choices for making personalized labels for your quilts or any creative project. Choose from a variety of themes such as...

    $10.95
  • Make It Simpler Fusible Interfacing

    Anita Grossman Solomon –– More stability - less waste! • Prevent stretch on bias edges of quilt blocks • Stabilize quilt top edges before basting • Fuse leftover pieces of batting together smoothly • Stabilize...

    $7.95
  • Out of stock
    Quilter's Freezer Paper Sheets

    Handy, printable freezer paper sheets are the perfect size for printing patterns or templates in an ink-jet printer or all-in-one. • Sheets lie flat - no ironing needed • Reusable 30 reusable 8 1/2" x 11" sheets are perfect for piecing,...

    $14.95
  • Draw appliqué motifs or print them on these handy sheets with an ink-jet printer, fuse the paper to your appliqué fabric, sew on the motif, then just wash away the paper after stitching. Appliqués are soft and flexible without the need to cut your quilt or remove freezer paper.
Wash out for a softer end result or simply leave it in...it will soften over time.

    Beth Ferrier –– Draw appliqué motifs or print them on these handy sheets with an ink-jet printer, fuse the paper to your appliqué fabric, sew on the motif, then just wash away the paper after stitching. Appliqués are...

    $26.95
  • fast2cut Dresden Plate Template

    Anelie Belden –– Quickly Make Dresden Plates from 6 3/4" to 22 1/4" • Fast, accurate cutting for any size Dresden Plate block up to 26" • Cut blades for 5 different Dresden Plate styles: peaked, curved, 3-D, straight, and 3-sided,...

    $15.95
  • Silicone Release Paper

    Non-Stick Appliqué • Release • Transfer Paper • The BEST sizes for both small & large patterns in one convenient package • Trace and transfer any sized pattern with ease • Protect delicate art surfaces, as well as your...

    $11.95
  • Timtex Pack 15" x 18"

    New and improved! Firm, yet flexible interfacing is perfect for shaping into purses, bowls, and other 3-dimensional crafts. Easy to cut,mark, sew and steampress. 100% polyester. Video! How to use C&T's interfacings in your projects. #20117 15 x 18...

    $109.95 - $449.95
  • Lutradur Mixed Media Sheets

    • Adds sheer texture and interesting dimension to art quilts, fiber art, mixed media work, as well as a wide variety of crafts • 100% non-woven polyester sheets are acid-free and tear-resistant • The perfect size for ink-jet printers...

    $10.95
  • fast2fuse® Double-Sided Fusible Stiff Interfacing available in Light, Medium and Heavy Weights by the pack or on the bolt. • Fusible on both sides to save you time • Easy to mark, cut and sew • Perfect for fabric and paper Use for:...

    $9.95 - $134.95
  • kraft-tex Style: kraft•tex Combines the Best of Leather & Fabric • Sew 27 Projects Compiled by Roxane Cerda

    Compiled by Roxane Cerda –– • Discover endless creative techniques for working with kraft-tex®, including stitching, embossing, painting, dyeing, embellishing, inkjet printing, washing, distressing, weaving, burning, die-cutting -...

    $21.95
  • Simple Foundations Translucent Vellum Paper

    Discover perfect paper piecing with Simple Foundations! Introducing a translucent foundation for paper piecing that just may change your life! See-through "Simple Foundations" paper will make all your paper-piecing projects simple to prepare and stitch...

    $16.95
  • Insul-Fleece Pack: Metalized Mylar Insulated Interfacing

    The perfect insulated interfacing for sewing...   • Lunch bags   • Teapot & casserole covers   • Ironing board covers   • Oven mitts & potholders   • Quilted blankets...

    $9.95
  • Carol Doak's Foundation Paper

    Carol Doak –– Discover Easy Paper Piecing with Carol Doak’s Foundation Paper! • Use in most inkjet or laser printers or copy machines • No shrinking, curling, or turning brittle! • Holds up beautifully during stitching;...

    $11.95 - $14.95
  • Essential Sewing Reference Tool: • All-in-One Visual Guide • Tools & Supplies • Stitches & Seam Treatments • Ruffles & Bias Tape • Zippers & Buttonholes • Sewn Accessories • Home Dec • Garment Making • Sizing Charts for All Ages • & More! by Carla Hegeman Crim #essentialsewingreferencetool

    Carla Hegeman Crim –– The one-stop essential reference for today’s generation of sewists! Comprehensive, this must-have book, Essential Sewing Reference Tool, is an indispensable guide for anyone who sews (or wants to start)...

    $17.95