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Knitting, Crochet, Cross Stitch, Needlepoint & More

The Tinsmith’s Wife’s singular goal is to provide inspiration for knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, cross stitch, and punch needle embroidery.  We augment this by providing a superior array of fibers, supplies, patterns, accessories, and canvases.

Upcoming Events

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11:00 am Needlepoint – Santa Baby @ The Tinsmith's Wife
Needlepoint – Santa Baby @ The Tinsmith's Wife
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Needlepoint - Santa Baby @ The Tinsmith's Wife | Comfort | Texas | United States
Christmas in July is in full swing – and what better way to celebrate and getting ready for Christmas than to stitch Raymond Crawford’s Santa Baby!   Yep – Terri will surely knock this stitch guide and class out of the park with lots of bling and glamour. This is another stop on our 2018...
1:00 pm Boo Knits Dreamscape Mystery KAL
Boo Knits Dreamscape Mystery KAL
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Boo Knits Dreamscape Mystery KAL
We love Boo Knits patterns – so beautifully written and gorgeous (and often with beads)…..     AND summer wouldn’t be summer without a few knitalongs, right?!   We are starting out on a Friday for the gathering here at the shop – but will then shift to Thursday.   Nothing formal here – just available for help...
1:00 pm Grinda Shawl – Crochet-a-Long
Grinda Shawl – Crochet-a-Long
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Grinda Shawl - Crochet-a-Long
We are so excited to participate in the Grinda MAL – creating a beautiful and fun beginner/advanced beginner crocheted shawl. The shawl works up beautifully in Scheepjes Whirl (a great cotton gradiant) – and we have several colors in stock.  If you are a loose crocheter and/or want to make a bit more length, we...
'Santa Baby’ a great needlepoint canvas from Raymond Crawford that Terri has embellished

Christmas in July!   We have one more spot available for ‘Santa Baby’ a great needlepoint canvas from Raymond Crawford that Terri has embellished.   This fun and festive project that can be complete and ready when we put the turkey pan away – and look at the sparkly jewels!   Give the shop a call at 830.995.5539 to reserve this last spot in our class on July 19 and 20th.

Our Linen

In the realm of cross stitch, we carry hand dyed linen from

  • Picture This Plus
  • Lakeside Linens
  • Weeks Dye Works
  • Under the Sea
  • and others

Our Fibers

Our cross stitch fibers range from silk to cotton from dyers such as

  • Weeks Dye Works
  • The Gentle Art
  • Classic Colorworks
  • Gloriana, Needlepoint Inc.
  • and others

Our Patterns

We also have cross stitch patterns from amazing designers such as

  • Blackbird Designs
  • GiGi R, La-D-Da
  • Stacy Nash
  • The Primitive Hare
  • and others

The Tinsmith’s Wife loves fiber, cats, and coffee….

We encourage you to bring your current project and join us for a morning or an afternoon. There are several comfy spots to sit (next to a cat or two), and there is always laughter and inspiration. There are also great antique shops, yummy places to eat, and a sense of stepping back in time, just outside our doors.

There are several comfy spots to sit
if you are interested in learning one of our crafts, we would love to help you learn as well!

In a nutshell – we have a lot of great stuff! The journey is walking through the rooms of our amazing historic building and coming across another gem of luscious inspiration.

Enjoy and explore – and if you are interested in learning one of our crafts, we would love to help you learn as well!   Just call the shop to coordinate a time to come in.