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Knitting and Crocheting Classes

Curious about the world of knitting or crocheting but don’t feel like you know where to start? Do you have some basic knowledge about these hobbies but want to take it to the next level?

At The Nimble Thimble, we’re excited to offer knitting and crocheting classes. Whether you’re an absolute beginner or want to improve your skills, there’s a class for you. Stop by today and see for yourself just how friendly and welcoming our knitting and crocheting classes are!

Why Us?

The Nimble Thimble has 23 years of expertise in all things sewing and knitting related. From quilting to sewing machine repair to all the products you’ll need, this is our passion and our knowledgeable instructors absolutely love spreading that knowledge to interested learners. We offer different classes for different skill levels and pair you up with other learners on the same level, so you’ll never feel overwhelmed. All of our instructors strike the perfect balance between group instruction and personal feedback to make sure that you’re able to progress. It’s truly individualized expert instruction at a competitive price.

Knitting and crocheting allow you to not just gift your friends and family with heartfelt, personalized gifts, it’s also a great hobby to pick up to help pass the time. We believe it’s also a fantastic way to practice mindfulness. After all, what better way to relax than to drink a cup of tea, listen to some good music, and work on your knitting project?

What We Teach

Our beginner courses equip you with all the necessary knowledge you need to start knitting or crocheting with confidence and know what you’re doing. From techniques to intros to yarn types, we’ll make sure to help you learn at your own pace while covering all the fundamentals you’ll need for a lifetime of knitting and crocheting. Some of the items we cover include:

  • Casting on and off
  • Shaping and contouring
  • Cabling
  • Knit stitch
  • Basic finishing
  • Pattern reading
  • Tips, tricks, and techniques
  • And so much more

Other Instructions

No matter your skill level, our staff will help you find the perfect Janome sewing machine model as well as helpful classes to offer invaluable tips on the many features they offer. If you’re in need of servicing your sewing machine, just drop it at The Nimble Thimble. We can take care of most sewing machine repairs for you on the spot!

If you don’t want to take knitting or crocheting classes, we also offer sewing classes. We are also the area’s authorized Janome sewing machine dealer. And of course, if you have any questions, whether quilting, sewing, knitting, or crocheting related, just pop by and ask any of The Nimble Thimble’s friendly staff. We’d be happy to help! Call 914-934-2934 for more information.

For All Your Sewing & Knitting Needs