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Our online Notions and Tools section offers some of the tools, threads or notions that are suggested for various projects we have included in our online catalog.
We carry a wide selection of sewing tools and notions to make your sewing project easier but we don't offer all of these online. However, we are happy to help you by telephone or email if you are looking for something special.



Tulip Chenille Needles Size 24
Sku #: 323724
Tulip chenille needles size 24 recommended by Sue Spargo for stitching with wool thread as well as for embroidery using #8 Eleganza Perle Cotton, Razzle and Dazzle threads.
6 needles to a package


Price: $8.98 each plus shipping
 


Tulip Chenille Needles Size 18
Sku #: 323723
Tulip chenille needles size 18
Recommended by Sue Spargo for stitching with #3 and #5 Eleganza Perle Cotton
6 needles per package


Price: $8.98 each + shipping
 


Sue Spargo Needles Short Darner 11
Sku #: 310343
Sue Spargo Short darner size 1
4 needles in a case
Use these needles for needle turn applique with a fine thread.


Price: $2.98 each plus shipping
 



Sue Spargo Needles Milliners size 3
Sku #: 310340
Sue Spargo Milliners size 3
4 needles in a case
Use this needle for wrapped and cast on stitches when using #8 Eleganza Perle Cotton


Price: $2.98 each plus shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 4" Curvy Log Cabin
Sku #: 321447
Use this ruler to create log cabin blocks that have a "curved" look. The finished size of the block is 4".
CGRJAW6MINI


Price: $14.98 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 4" Log Cabin
Sku #: 316268
Use this ruler to create log cabin blocks. The finished size of the block is 4".
CGRJAWMN4


Price: $14.98 each + shipping
 



Creative Grid Ruler 6" Curvy Log Cabin
Sku #: 310250
Click here to see patterns and a book that can be used with this ruler.
Use this ruler to create log cabin blocks that have a "curved" look. The finished size of the block is 6".
CGRJAW6


Price: $21.98 each plus shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 6" Log Cabin
Sku #: 316269
Click here to see the Midnight in the Garden pattern that uses this ruler.
Use this ruler to create log cabin blocks. The finished size of the block is 6".
CGRJAWMN6


Price: $14.98 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 8" Curvy Log Cabin
Sku #: 308236
Click here to see patterns and a book that feature this ruler.
Use this ruler to create log cabin blocks that have a "curved" look. The finished size of the block is 8".
CGRJAW5


Price: $23.98 each plus shipping
 



Creative Grid Ruler 8" Log Cabin
Sku #: 212502
Click here to see the Country Retreat pattern that uses this ruler.
Use this ruler to create log cabin blocks. The finished size of the block is 8".
CGRJAW1


Price: $22.98 each + shipping
 


Sue Spargo Needles Milliners size 1
Sku #: 310341
Sue Spargo Milliners size 1
4 needles in a case
Use this needle for wrapped and cast on stitches when using #5 Eleganza Perle cotton, Razzle or Dazzle.


Price: $2.98 each plus shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 4.5" Square
Sku #: 171447
Creative Grid Ruler 4.5" Square
CGR4


Price: $10.98 each + shipping
 



Creative Grid Ruler 6.5" Square
Sku #: 206181
Creative Grid Ruler 6.5" Square
CGR6


Price: $15.98 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 8.5" Square
Sku #: 210834
Creative Grid Ruler 8.5" Square
CGR8


Price: $20.98 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 9.5" Square
Sku #: 206177
Creative Grid Ruler 9.5" Square
CGR9


Price: $21.99 each + shipping
 



Sue Spargo Needles Milliners 15
Sku #: 310339
Sue Spargo Milliners size 15
4 needles in a case
Use this needle for wrapped and cast on stitches when using #3 Perle Cotton.


Price: $3.98 each plus shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 12.5" Square
Sku #: 206175
Creative Grid Ruler 12.5" Square
CGR12


Price: $27.99 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 60 Degree Triangle
Sku #: 300054
Creative Grid Ruler 60 Degree Triangle
CGRT60
The height of this ruler is 8 1/2" so this is the maximum triangle size it will cut.


Price: $27.99 each + shipping
 



Creative Grid Ruler 60 Degree Triangle
Sku #: 305011
Creative Grid Ruler 60 Degree Triangle
CGR12560
The height of this ruler is 12" so it will cut a 60 degree triangle that can be 12" tall.


Price: $27.99 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler Straight Out Of Line
Sku #: 304500
Click here to see the patterns that use this ruler
By Karla Alexander
From Creative Grids
CGRKA3


Price: $22.98 each plus shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler 45 Degree Diamond
Sku #: 311281
Click here to see our kit that uses this ruler.
Creative Grid Ruler 45 Degree Diamond
CGREU2


Price: $32.99 each + shipping
 



Creative Grid Ruler 60 Degree Diamond
Sku #: 323020
Click here to see the Woven Jewel Box pattern that uses this ruler.
This Creative Grid ruler was designed by Krista Moser for her Woven Jewel Box pattern
CGR60DIA


Price: $29.98 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler Circle Savvy
Sku #: 313807
Circle Savvy Ruler by Karla Alexander for Creative Grid
CGRSAV1
This is the very best circle cutting ruler we have ever seen. The sizes run every 1/2 from 3" to 12".


Price: $40.99 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler Oval Always
Sku #: 319489
Click here to see the patterns that use this ruler.
Oval Always, designed by Karla Alexander for Creative Grid Rulers, is used to cut ovals in various sizes.
CGRKAOVAL
Use this ruler with the Blue Onion and Spin Cycle patterns


Price: $44.98 each + shipping
 



Creative Grid Ruler Pineapple
Sku #: 323196
Click here to order the Pineapple Play book by Jean Ann Wright.
Use this ruler to create pineapple quilt blocks in 10".
CGRJAW3
The Pineapple Play book features 14 projects using this ruler.


Price: $26.98 each + shipping
 


Creative Grid Ruler Spider Web
Sku #: 311287
Click here to order the patterns to go with this ruler.
This Creative Ruler was designed by Karla Alexander and is used in her Crazy Christmas Trees pattern, Compass Rose, and Crazy Hearts.
CGRKA6


Price: $24.98 each + shipping
 


ByAnnie Purse Parts Antique Brass #2200
Sku #: 316348
This hardware set is 1" antique brass and contains 2 D-rings, 2 swivel snap hooks, and one wide-mouth slider.
This is the perfect set for ByAnnie patterns: Yoga Bag, Get Out of Town Duffle, Got Your Back, and Travel Duffle Bag.
Part #2200 1"


Price: $18.98 each plus shipping
 



ByAnnie Purse Parts Antique Brass #2800
Sku #: 316290
This hardware set is 1 1/2" antique brass and contains 2 D-rings, 2 swivel snap hooks, and one wide-mouth slider.
This is the perfect set for ByAnnie patterns: Ultimate Travel Bag and Travel Duffle Bag.
Part #2800 1 1/2"


Price: $19.98 each plus shipping
 


ByAnnie Purse Parts Nickel #3250
Sku #: 316347
This hardware set is 1" nickel and contains 2 D-rings, 2 swivel snap hooks, and one wide-mouth slider.
This is the perfect set for ByAnnie patterns: Yoga Bag, Get Out of Town Duffle, Got Your Back, and Travel Duffle Bag.
Part #3250 1"


Price: $19.98 each plus shipping
 


ByAnnie Purse Parts Nickel #3850
Sku #: 316289
This hardware set is 1 1/2" nickel and contains 2 D-rings, 2 swivel snap hooks, and one wide-mouth slider.
This is the perfect set for ByAnnie patterns: Ultimate Travel Bag and Travel Duffle Bag.
Part #3850 1 1/2"


Price: $19.98 each plus shipping
 



ByAnnie Strapping 1"
Sku #: 316307
This is the 1" strapping that some of the ByAnnie purse and bag patterns use to reinforce the handles.
We have listed the amount needed and width under each of the ByAnnie patterns.


Price: $1.98 per yard plus shipping
 


ByAnnie Strapping 1.5"
Sku #: 316306
This is the strapping that the ByAnnie purse and bag patterns use to reinforce the handles.
We have listed the amount needed and width under each of the ByAnnie patterns.


Price: $2.98 per yard plus shipping
 


Crazy Curves 7" Template
Sku #: 139648
Use this template to create 7" curved blocks. Each template comes with a layout on fat quarters and sewing instructions. This is the template set we used to create the Crazy Curve Taupe kit.

Price: $13.98 each plus shipping
 



Soft and Stable 1 Yard Package
Sku #: SS-1YARD
Soft and Stable is our favorite stabilizer for bags and purses. It is soft and comfortable, easy to sew, and lightweight. No need to quilt it to the fabric - just catch it in the seam allowance. It will take the place of fusible batting and other stabilizers. It is washer and dryer safe and maintains it shape. This 100% Polyester stabilizer gives a professional finish to your project.

We offer Soft and Stable in several sizes of packages, this is the 1 yard package that has 36" x 54". It is available in both black and white, just use the pull-down menu to select the color you want.

This is the size you will need for the Floor Tote pattern from Kenzie Mac.

Select SS-COLOR

Price: $23.98 each plus shipping

 


Soft and Stable 1/2 Yard Package
Sku #: SS-1/2YARD
Soft and Stable is our favorite stabilizer for bags and purses. It is soft and comfortable, easy to sew, and lightweight. No need to quilt it to the fabric - just catch it in the seam allowance. It will take the place of fusible batting and other stabilizers. It is washer and dryer safe and maintains it shape. This 100% Polyester stabilizer gives a professional finish to your project.

We offer Soft and Stable in several sizes of packages, this is the 1/2 yard package that has 18" x 54". It is available in both black and white, just use the pull-down menu to select the color you want.

Select SS-COLOR

Price: $14.98 each plus shipping

 


Soft & Stable 1 1/2 Yard White
Sku #: 317041
This larger size of Soft & Stable is just what you need when your are making ByAnnie's larger totes and travel bags.
Purchase this for the Ultimate Travel Bag, Duffle Bag and Executive Carryall.


Price: $36.98 each + shipping
 



Bag Zipper Pulls
Sku #: 314833
Why limit yourself to the same color pull as comes with the zipper. You can purchase these pulls and change out the colors to go with your project.
It's very easy to put the pulls on these zippers and we will include a little "cheat sheet" to help you.
Each assortment of 6 pulls is different so you might want to get more than one.


Price: $4.98 each plus shipping
 


Bag Zippers By the Yard
Sku #: BAGZIPPER-144
The bag zippers we get from ByAnnie are a larger zipper with a wider zipper tape for ease in insertion.
You can slowly stitch over the zipper during construction.
This zipper is a 144" length with a bag of pulls. You work from one end and put on the pull and cut the length of the zipper you need. We will include a little cheat sheet on putting the zipper pull on.
This is a great choice when making multiple bag patterns. It is definitely the most econimical. There are 16 pulls included.
Click the drop box to see a list of the colors we stock.

Select

Price: $25.98 each plus shipping

 


Bag Zippers Double Pull 40"
Sku #: BAGZIPPER-40
The bag zippers we get from ByAnnie are a larger zipper with a wider zipper tape for ease in insertion.
You can slowly stitch over the zipper during construction.
This zipper has two pulls coming from opposite ends so they are great as an opening for a bag. You could also cut the zipper apart in between the pulls to give you two zippers in different lengths.
Click the drop box to see a list of the colors we stock.

Select

Price: $8.98 each plus shipping

 



Bag Zippers Single Pull 24"
Sku #: BAGZIPPER-24
The bag zippers we get from ByAnnie are a larger zipper with a wider zipper tape for ease in insertion.
You can slowly stitch across the zipper during construction.
Click the drop down box to see a list of the colors we stock.

Select

Price: $4.98 each plus shipping

 


Atkinson Zippers 14"
Sku #: 202584
These unpackaged zippers are just want you need for many of these smaller bags. These are polyester zippers so you can slowly stitch over the teeth during construction.
Click on the drop down arrow to see a list of the colors we stock.

Select

Price: $1.25 each plus shipping

 


Atkinson Zippers 22"
Sku #: 314286
These unpackaged zippers are just want you need for many of these smaller bags. These are polyester zippers so you can slowly stitch over the teeth during construction.
Click on the drop down arrow to see a list of the colors we stock.

Select

Price: $2.25 each plus shipping

 



By Annie Mesh Dandelion
Sku #: 315950
ByAnnie brings us this lightweight mesh that be used as pockets in bags.
18" x 54" in the bag and 100% polyester


Price: $5.99 each plus shipping
 


ByAnnie Mesh Apple Green
Sku #: 315289
ByAnnie brings us this lightweight mesh that be used as pockets in bags.
18" x 54" in the bag and 100% polyester


Price: $5.99 each plus shipping
 


ByAnnie Mesh Black
Sku #: 315949
ByAnnie brings us this lightweight mesh that be used as pockets in bags.
18" x 54" in the bag and 100% polyester


Price: $5.99 each plus shipping
 



ByAnnie Mesh Lipstick
Sku #: 315951
ByAnnie brings us this lightweight mesh that be used as pockets in bags.
18" x 54" in the bag and 100% polyester


Price: $5.99 each plus shipping
 


ByAnnie Mesh Turquoise
Sku #: 315288
ByAnnie brings us this lightweight mesh that be used as pockets in bags.
18" x 54" in the bag and 100% polyester


Price: $5.99 each plus shipping
 


ByAnnie Mesh White
Sku #: 313211
ByAnnie brings us this lightweight mesh that be used as pockets in bags.
18" x 54" in the bag and 100% polyester


Price: $5.99 each plus shipping
 



Fabrico Markers Aboretum
Sku #: 168280
These markers make are great for coloring fabrics. They are Acid free with a dual tip. You will get a different shade at each end of the tip. There is no need to heat set these markers.
There are 6 markers in each package.


Price: $20.98 each plus shipping
 


Fabrico Markers Landscape
Sku #: 168282
These markers make are great for coloring fabrics. They are Acid free with a dual tip. You will get a different shade at each end of the tip. There is no need to heat set these markers.
There are 6 markers in each package


Price: $20.98 each plus shipping
 


Fabrico Markers Standard
Sku #: 168283
These markers make are great for coloring fabrics. They are Acid free with a dual tip. You will get a different shade at each end of the tip. There is no need to heat set these markers.
There are 6 markers in each package.


Price: $20.98 each plus shipping
 



Bobbin Buddie
Sku #: 312481
Click here to see what a Bobbin Buddie looks like without thread.
If you are always looking for the bobbin that matches the top thread, then you will love the Bobbin Buddies. This simple looking piece of flexible plastic is the answer
Package of 20 Bobbin Buddies is $7.99. Packages contain mixed colors of blue, pink and purple.


Price: $7.99 each plus shipping
 


Jaybird Quilts Hex N More Ruler
Sku #: 304431
See the patterns that use this ruler on our details page.
Julie Herman designed this Hex N More Ruler to be able to cut 4 shapes in 4 sizes.
You can cut hexagons, half hexagons, 60 degree triangles, and jewels in 4 sizes with this ruler.


Price: $23.95 each plus shipping
 


Sue Spargo Needles Long Darner size 1
Sku #: 310342
Sue Spargo Long Darner size 1
4 needles in a case
Use this needle for long stitches such as Drizzle stitches, Bullion Knots and Woven Picots when using Eleganze Perle Cotton #8, #5, #3 Razzle or Dazzle


Price: $4.98 each plus shipping
 



The Thread Director
Sku #: 312315
Click here to see The Thread Director on my machine and a simple illustration of how it is attached.
The Thread Director is a thread holder that will direct your thread to come off evenly and smoothly from the spool.
If you have issues with metallic or other specialty threads that twist like a garden hose, you will want one of these for your machine.


We are temporarily out of stock.  
 


3 1/2" Finished Block Circle Template Set
Sku #: 166821
See additional details and photos.
Elisa's Backporch Design
This 3 1/2" template set gives you cutting and sewing instructions to complete 3 1/2" finished blocks. This template works with her 7" finished curved template set to create even more interweaving circles.


Price: $13.98 per set plus shipping
 


7" Finished Quarter Circle Template Set
Sku #: 139648
Elisa's Backporch Design
This 7" template set gives you cutting and sewing instructions to complete 7"" finished blocks.


Price: $18.98 per set plus shipping
 



Bronze Grommets by Dritz
Sku #: 169979
See two purse patterns that use grommets.
By Dritz (#44366)
We have a selection of grommets from Dritz to give you some great options for making these trendy grommet purses. This grommet package contains 8 Bronze Grommet sets.


Price: $11.98 each plus shipping
 


Matte Black Grommets by Dritz
Sku #: 170484
See two purse patterns that use grommets.
By Dritz (#44362)
We have a selection of grommets from Dritz to give you some great options for making these trendy grommet purses. This grommet package contains 8 Matte Black Grommet sets.


Price: $11.98 each plus shipping
 


Fab Five Ruler
Sku #: 316935
Click here to see the Fab Five Remix booklet that uses this ruler.
Fab Five Ruler by Abbey Lane
This ruler makes the cutting of the "wonky" strips a breeze when making quilts from the Fab Five Remix book


Price: $15.99 each plus shipping
 



Turnlock Oval Closure Gunmetal
Sku #: 318329
Use these great closures to make your bags look professional. They are applied without sewing so they can be used on many different fabrics.
Shiney Gunmetal PSH006


Price: $7.98 each + shipping
 


Turnlock Oval Closure Nickel
Sku #: 319480
Use these great closures to make your bags look professional. They are applied without sewing so they can be used on many different fabrics.
Nickel PSH004


Price: $7.98 each + shipping