Thistle Needleworks is a full-service
needlework shop located in Wethersfield, Connecticut that specializes in
counted thread embroidery, canvas (needlepoint) embroidery, and
crewel embroidery. We offer a wide variety of needlework
products and accessories
to meet your every need.
After 32 years in Glastonbury, CT,
Thistle Needleworks moved to Wethersfield, CT
in September 2015.
We provide online ordering of our products on our
where we present many of the items that we have in our shop.
Needleworks is open for in-person shopping ***
Our hours are 9:30 am - 5:30 pm on Tuesday through Friday,
Thursday evening by appointment, and 9:30 am - 4:00 pm on Saturday.
We are closed on Sunday and Monday.
Since the state of Connecticut no longer has a mask mandate, face masks
are not required now, but are certainly not discouraged. Please use
your best judgment.
Shipping of your supplies and/or vestibule/in-store pickup will continue
and is, indeed, encouraged. These orders are best placed with us online
store.APNeedleArts.com where we have added a shipping option of
"Vestibule/In-Store Pickup", or by email. When you place an order
for pickup, we will call you when it is ready and arrange to put it
out for you at the appropriate time.
Judie's in-store "Open Classroom" classes have resumed on
Tuesday afternoons and Thursday mornings.
schedule and our
You may order online at
via email to
or by phone to 800-NDLWRKS or 860-257-2718
While we work on filling these orders we may not be able
to answer the phone, so please leave a message on the
answering machine and we will call you back ASAP
||Needlepointers! Visit Alex-Paras
-- our Online Needlework Store at
here to view/order many cross-stitch patterns and
our vast selection of threads and stitching supplies
|Our "Stitch For A Cause" program continues for
The selected charity is
Helping disaster survivors around the world
The featured items for this month are
A Selection of Accessories and Needlework Tools
to see the selected designs for this month
here to see the program details and the history of
our selected organizations and designers
||Needlepoint Now magazine
Is Partnering with
A Year-Long Stitch Club
Layers of Leaves by Kam Wenzloff
In each Needlepoint Now magazine issue in 2023,
10 new stitches for leaves will be given
here for Stitch-In dates
and more details
|Finishing Deadlines for 2023
|We are not posting any finishing deadlines for 2023.
We just ask that you get your pieces to us asap and we will
have them finished as soon as our finishers can do so.
We appreciate your understanding.
View our list of the
Products that we carry
Autumn-Winter 2023-2022 Class
Schedule for classes at the
Calendar of Events for activities
"A Stitch In Time" article
about our shop from Northeast Magazine
See our shop write-up
CARON Collection web site
Cross Stitch Washing/Blocking
Make a perfect French Knot
Visit our store --
Directions to Thistle Needleworks
See us on a Map
We can ship your order to you -- see our
Shipping & Handling
See us on Instagram:
See us on Facebook:
506 Silas Deane Highway
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Toll Free: 800-NDLWRKS out-of-state orders
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:30am - 5:30pm
Thursday evening by appointment
Saturday: 9:30am - 4pm
Closed Sunday and Monday
Always OPEN 24/7 online at