Julie's Pins and Needles

Quilt Supplies


      At Julie's Pins & Needles, you’ll find a wide assortment of quilt supplies, notions & high-quality cotton fabrics in a variety of colors and patterns. Our shelves are stocked with all the latest quilting essentials.

     We are on Main Street in beautiful Downtown Alachua, Florida, which is conveniently located just about a mile off I75 in north central Florida. Main Street has a variety of wonderful shops as well as restaurants so you can plan a day outing complete with lunch or dinner. We also have a puzzle table, water fountain, chairs and more in our lounge for those who might enjoy some downtime while you are shopping.

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     Should you need help picking colors, just ask Julie, she is always willing to help. Is your closet filled with UFO's that just need to be quilted? We can help you with our affordable longarm quilting services. Need an idea for a quick gift or an heirloom project? We can help with that too. Whether you are just getting into basic quilting or you are creating completely custom quilts, you’ll find what you need all in one place. 
                            We also have longarm services available to finish your most recent project as well.
                                                                    Visit the shop for our fee list.

Upcoming Classes

Dance of The Dragonflies

Cost: $ 38

By popular demand, Julie's Quilts and Needles will hold a class for the Dance of the Dragonflies quilt on February 23rd, 2019. Instructor Angie Adams will give instructions for the unique technique used to create the curved wings which make this pattern from Southwind Designs so eye-catching. Skill Level: Advanced Beginner -- Intermediate Please remember to bring your sewing machines.

SSK Shamrock Basket

Cost: $ 40

Class is closed! Looking forward to Saint Patrick's Day? So are we! This cute market-style basket is all dressed up for the holiday with a cute "belt". The wide row is also bordered with a single row of 3-rod wale weaving above and below to make it stand out. Purchase some lucky fabric from Julie - and, the belt can come off, so the basket can be dressed up for every season and holiday!

JG Patches of Life

Cost: $ 35

Patches of Life is made with Nine-Patch, Triangle in a Square and Triangle Pieced Square Blocks. The Triangle in a Square blocks give this quilt the illusion of curves. You can finish the outside edge with a Straight, Wave or Sawtooth Border. There are two sizes of blocks to choose from in Patches of Life. The Queen size quilt is made from 6" finished size blocks. The Nine-Patch uses 2 1/2" strips. Use a Jelly Roll or cut your own assortment of 2 1/2" strips. Triangle Pieced Squares and Triangle in a Square patches are made from 7" and 8" strips. The Lap quilt is made from 4 1/2" finished size blocks. The Nine-Patch uses 2" strips. You can trim off a 1/2" from each Jelly Roll strip or cut 2" strips from yardage. Triangle Pieced Squares and Triangle in a Square patches are made from 5 1/2" and 7" strips.

Mayo de Quilts Bus Tour Full Payment

Cost: $ 75

Join us for a fun quilt bus tour through 3 shops and enjoy a fantabulous day shopping, eating and having fun without worrying about getting there and back!