Welcome to Thread & Paper Crafts Ltd, located in Salmon Arm, BC

Thread & Paper Crafts Ltd was formerly known as the Sewing Basket. We purchased the Sewing Basket in downtown Salmon Arm in March 2014. In September 2014 we moved to our new location and also changed the store name to Thread & Paper Crafts Ltd.

Our new store is much larger and we have lots of selection! Besides all the fabulous product offerings, we also offer classes for quilting, sewing, knitting, crochet and card making, kids sewing (ages 5 and up), classes on the Longarm machine and more!

Quilting Supplies

We carry a large variety of quilting cottons, flannels, batiks and wide backings.

Knitting Supplies

We carry a large variety of yarns and knitting supplies!

Paper Crafts

Everything you need for scrapbooking and card making!

Classes

We offer many different classes for adults and kids! Check the schedule.

Buy Quilting Kits & More On-Line!

We will ship direct to you from Salmon Arm, BC! Safe and secure. We ship across Canada and the USA for a flat rate of $10.00. Pick up in store also available.

What’s Happening?

    Sep
    18
    Wed
    Machine Servicing / Repair and Scissor Sharpening
    Sep 18 all-day

    ***Please note our dates in August – Sept 6 instead of 7 and no repair on Aug 21**

    Machine Repair is done in-store, machines can be dropped off anytime and will be serviced on the next service day. You do not need an appointment, just bring your machine in.

    Basic Sewing machine service $90

    Electronic Sewing Machine Service $100

    Serger Service $100

    Embroidery Machine Service $110

    Scissor sharpening $5

    Spring Loaded scissor sharpening $7.50

    Sep
    20
    Fri
    Stitchers Garden – A Special Finish It Up
    Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

    Details to come

    Price is $15/day

    Teacher: Lucille Rossouw

    Beginner Quilting – afternoon
    Sep 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

    beginnerquiltclass_nFrom the first cut to the final step of binding your quilt, Lucille will guide you in creating this gorgeous quilt. Learn cutting, piecing, building a border, and quilting and binding your quilt.

    You will be able to complete all of your future quilts with confidence.

    Fridays 3:00-5:00 Sept 20 – Nov 8, no class Oct 18

    $140 or sign up before Sept 10 and pay only $126

     

    Beginner Quilting – evening
    Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    beginnerquiltclass_nFrom the first cut to the final step of binding your quilt, Lucille will guide you in creating this gorgeous quilt. Learn cutting, piecing, building a border, and quilting and binding your quilt.

    You will be able to complete all of your future quilts with confidence.

    Fridays 6:00-8:00 Sept 20 – Nov 8, no class Oct 18

    $140 or sign up before Sept 10 and pay only $126

     

    Sep
    24
    Tue
    Carolyns Cards
    Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

    Join Carolyn each month as she helps you create unique cards, classes are 2.5 hours, the cost is $25 and includes a kit. Pay 10 days in advance and the price will be $22.50. Bring something along to share with the group – a card you’ve made, an idea you saw on pinterest or in a magazine, or a scrap book page  – anything to inspire our creativity.

     

     

    Sep
    25
    Wed
    Janome Event: Sewing with Knits
    Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

     

    Learn how to tame knit fabrics and create wonderful garments with today’s fashion fabrics. Discover different types of knits and how to best deal with these. Watch demo’s of how a serger and coverhem machine breezes through garment construction with ease and see serger and coverhem accessories in action… all of which make your serging easier and professionally finished. Also enjoy a trunk show of knit garments and go away inspired to to try out new garment sewing skills.

    A Janome Specialist straight from Janomes head office will be here to teach this event, it is free but there is limited space available so please sign up ahead of time. First 20 people signed up will get a door prize.

    Skill Level: Beginner

    This is a demo only, no supplies needed

    Janome Event: Quilting Buffet
    Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

     

    Love quilting? Come dine with us as you sample and learn a dozen different ways to quilt your quilts: from free motion – to ruler quilting – to software driven options – to appli-quilting and more. This is a wonderful skills booster class where you will be inspired to expand your quilting tool belt to include many different techniques which you may not have considered previously. • First 20 people signed up will get a door prize • Class Length: 3-4 hours

    This is a demo only, no supplies needed

    A Janome Specialist straight from Janomes head office will be here to teach this event, it is free but there is limited space available so please sign up ahead of time.

    Sep
    26
    Thu
    AccuQuilt go! Cutter Club
    Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

    Check out the amazing Go! Cutter HERE

    If you have an Accu quilt cutter system or Want to see what everyone is talking about, come to this free club. We will share information and show some finished quilts made with the Accuquilt Go! Cutter system.

    Teacher: Carol Van Ommen

    No experience required

    Finish it Up
    Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Drop in and work on what ever you’re working on in the company of others. Free if you have taken a class with us in the past 6 months, $5 if not

    Sep
    27
    Fri
    Stitchers Garden – A Special Finish It Up
    Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

    Details to come

    Price is $15/day

    Teacher: Lucille Rossouw

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