Golden Needles & Quilts

to Rockport's fabulous quilt store, located right on the bay. . .

* Sew by the Bay Quilt Shop is a full service quilt store with fabrics from coastal prints to hand-dyed batiks, most 44/45" wide.
* Check out our calendar of inspirational sewing classes. We are very fortunate to have the most talented sewing and fiber artists right here in Rockport sharing a variety of techniques. Plan your next visit to Rockport with friends and schedule a class at Sew by the Bay
* Check out our best-selling Janome sewing machines from the new 3160QDC to our Skyline S5 and then our largest quilting machine the Horizon 9400 with 11" of sewing space and numerous stitches to create your own project from start to finish!
* We offer financing for our Janome sewing machines through Synchrony.
* More classes will be added soon to our summer calendar!

Leaning Tree Kit

Now available: Leaning Tree Kit
$78.99 also
Our Coastal RowbyRow Kits 2015-2017
Each $15.99

August 2018

New Products are coming in weekly!  New Batiks have arrived with more on the way.  Coastal Themed fabrics are arriving also. HUMMINGBIRD FABRIC is here to get those projects finished before festival.   New patterns.  The store is shaping up, lighter, brighter and more walking room to admire the FABRICS!  

We have SEW IN SATURDAYS when a class is not booked.  Bring that project you have been working on and finish it while chatting with others who share your hobby!  Check our Calendar for dates...

Check our summer calendar for new classes!!!
The Florence Flamingo and Friends Class for August 25, 2018 is filled but we have scheduled two more classes in September.  The first class is scheduled for Monday Sept 10, 2018 and the second class is on Saturday, Sept 29, 2018.  Sign up quickly, this fun class fills up fast!
Techniques with Ann Sikes is a three day class starting August 29 thru August 31, 2018.  Learn from basics to advanced blocks to make an exquisite quilt top!

Come try out Singer Serger, on sale for $100.

Take advantage of discount pricing on one of our shop favorites, taking orders for the Janome 9400 and the 3160QDC AND get free lessons!!!
Ask about no-interest financing and delivery in 3-4 days!!!

Plan a day to sew an easy table runner, pillowcase, or apron!

Come on in and check out our "Work In Progress" Phase as we change the store and bring it back to life with LOTS OF FUN things to do!   We are getting the store ready for our GRAND OPENING on September 12, 2018 as "SEW in the BAY".  Make plans to join us!


Summer News

Darleena Lanier of the Retreat House is now the proud owner of Golden Needles. "Sew by the Bay" will be the new name of the Quilt Shop with the Grand Opening Scheduled for September 12, 2018 at 2 pm for the Ribbon Cutting Celebration.
Lots to do: Labor Day weekend is coming up followed by our sensational HUMMINGBIRD FESTIVAL.  Our local winery in the downtown district is a funtastic place to visit and Rockport appreciates the support given to all your favorite local shops...
"Shop Rockport"
and help keep "Rockport STRONG"

Row by Row 2018 is here!...

Row by Row 2015-2017
Kits $15.99 - License Plate $4.99
Our shop favorite "Leaning Tree" kit $78.99