Welcome to Thimbles Quilting Shop, Your Go-To Quilting Destination & Online Quilting Shop, based in Durbanville, Cape Town, South Africa!

At Thimbles Quilting Shop, we are passionate about turning vibrant fabrics into cherished works of art that is loved by all and cherished by generations to come. Nestled in the heart of Durbanville, Cape Town, our quilting shop is a haven for both seasoned quilters and beginners alike. With a wide range of exquisite fabrics, top-notch quilting supplies, and a warm, inviting atmosphere, we're your go-to destination for all things quilting in South Africa thanks to our online store and friendly customer service.

Meet The Team

Lynette Rheeder


Irma Geldenhuys

Longarm quilter

Rina James

Quilt and color expert

Our Quilting Offerings:

Step into our shop and online store and explore a treasure trove of high-quality fabrics, ranging from traditional to contemporary designs, ensuring there's something to suit every taste and project. Our thoughtfully curated selection includes premium prints, luxurious designs, cozy favourites, and more. Whether you're creating a stunning heirloom quilt to be loved by your children’s children or a trendy wall hanging straight from a magazine, we have the perfect materials for your vision. Our range is truly extensive, and you are guaranteed to leave with what you were looking for, and more!

Expert Guidance and Insightful Workshops:

As passionate quilters ourselves, we understand the joy and satisfaction that comes from learn ing how to create something beautiful with your hands. Our knowledgeable staff is here to offer expert guidance, helping you choose the right materials and patterns to bring your unique ideas to life. Additionally, we host a variety of quilting workshops and classes for all skill levels, fostering a community of quilters eager to learn and grow together. Practice makes perfect, and together we can create exceptional pieces. At Thimbles, we believe a hand’s on approach leads to better results, so come and learn with us so we can share in the knowledge.

Quilting Supplies, Haberdashery and Notions:

Beyond our extensive fabric collection, we offer a comprehensive range of quilting supplies and notions to make your creative process smooth and enjoyable. From precision cutting tools and rulers to premium threads and batting, we've got you covered with everything you need to achieve professional results from the comfort of your own home.

Your One-Stop Quilting Destination:

At Thimbles Quilting Shop, we believe that quilting is not just a craft; it's an art form that tells stories, captures memories, evokes emotion and warms the heart. Whether you're an avid quilting enthusiast seeking inspiration or a curious beginner looking to embark on your next creative journey, we are here to provide a nurturing environment where you can fall in love with the magic of fabric and let your quilting dreams flourish.

Visit Us:

Discover the world of quilting at Thimbles Quilting Shop, conveniently located in the bustling town of Durbanville in Cape Town, South Africa. Immerse yourself in a world of colors, textures, and creativity, and let us be your partner in quilting excellence.

Unleash your creativity, stitch by stitch.