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Use the form on the right to contact The Mountain Thread Company.  We will respond to all messages as promptly as possible!

 

You can also call our shop in downtown Blowing Rock at 828-372-7024.

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1098 Main St.
Blowing Rock, NC 28605

828-372-7024

Design Your Own Basket

Design and make your own basket at The Mountain Thread Company!

 
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Design your own basket

with rope and colorful fabrics

Visit our studio for a fun and relaxing craft experience for all ages!  We will provide you with lengths of our high quality 100% cotton rope and fabric strips in every color of the rainbow.  You wrap the fabrics around the rope and we'll sew it up for you into the basket of your choice - you can even pick custom elements like handles and finishes!  It's a little like "paint your own pottery" studios, without the fear of breaking things.

Check out the Calendar tab for walk-in availability, or book a private party today for groups of 4 or more.  This is a super birthday party option (and with a playground next door and three ice cream venues within view, it's a no-brainer for a group of kids!).  We also accommodate groups who are visiting the High Country:

  • Quilt retreats
  • Bachelorette parties
  • Girls Night Out events
  • Parent/child workshops

Prices start at $2/yard of rope (putting some of our most popular baskets in the $6-20 range).  Additional discounts are given for participants who bring their own fabric scraps (hello, quilter friends!)

Wondering what to do on a rainy day in Blowing Rock and Boone?  This is a great indoor activity for kids AND adults!  Ages 4-104.  30-45 minutes (smaller baskets) to 3 hours (larger baskets).  Still have questions?  Get in touch!  

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Let us know your time/date preferences for a Design Your Own Basket workshop. This is NOT a reservation, and is subject to studio availability. After you submit this form we will be in touch to confirm and book your workshop.