Antique Quilt Civil War

Mid 1800's, contains fugitive green and double pinks.  Double/queen size.  Tiny hand quilting, pristine condition.  $795. SOLD

Attic windows

Attic window alternate style. We show you how to cut a panel and give printed directions as a second style in the Attic Windows class. 

Showering Stars

Pattern available in store. ($10.50) 
Good to use up one of those fat eighth bundles that caught your eye.  This sample was made using the Sweet Pea and Lily collection from Moda, eggplant background fabric.
Also available as a table runner and place mats!


MegaStar in another colorway.

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Now Open Saturday

Now Open on Saturday 10-2

(also open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10-3)
want to shop another time?
call us 941-330-0993

New Class

Attic Windows with Faye

watch for new dates 

price includes
*catered box lunch from Der Dutchman
*windswept panel and fabric kit for bay window
*practice panel for second type of attic window
*door prizes

confident beginner, intermediate level
Each participant has own 8-foot table
PPE, sanitizer, gloves provided
Bring own machine and supplies
community supplies not available for use 

CALL 941-330-0993 for a seat
or message on FB  "alma sues quilt shop"


Check out our assortment of blenders.  We make many Custom Quilts and use a lot of blenders!  Stonehenge by Northcott, Dimples by Andover, Basic Backgrounds Tone on Tone in White, Neutral, Off White, Muslins, Timeless Treasures Fairy Frost.  Love those Metallic Blenders!


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 Alma Sue's Quilts
 3737 Bahia Vista Street, Suite 11
 Sarasota FL 34232
To avoid theft in transit when sending a quilt, omit the word "quilts" and send only to Alma Sue or to Ella Toy


   Alma Sue's provides complete QUILTING SERVICES
  Hand Stitching by Amish quilters
Long Arm Quilting
  Quilt Repair/Restoration
  Quilt Binding, finish your UFOs
   CUSTOM quilts, Memory quilts, T shirt quilts
 All work is done right here in our Sarasota store, in the Pinecraft community.  Visit us and watch accomplished quilters at work.

Tues, Wed, Thurs 10-3
Saturday 10-2

other hours by appt 
Call 941-330-0993

Buy kits and fabric at our Etsy store ""
Selected items sold on

Until further notice
Open 10-3 Tuesday - Thursday
10-2 Saturday

  CLOSED Friday, Sunday, Monday

Need to pick up a finished quilt?
We can ship it to you! 

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Long Arm Quilting Service

Batting, Thread, Basting, and Needles are FREE and included in the long arm prices

Prepare Quilt Top and Lining

   Seam lining as needed, press seam OPEN)
   Lining must be 4-6 inches larger than top on all sides 
   Can extend lining by sewing muslin strips on all sides (can remove strips after quilting is finished)

DO NOT BASTE layers.  Each layer is loaded onto frame separately.

Batting:  Batting is included in the long arm price (Hobbs Heirloom Blend or Hobbs Tuscany.)  A modest up charge for some batting (wool, silk)  We use only batting MADE in the USA.

Quilting:  Choose simple stitching, straight lines, edge-to-edge, ruler work, or custom designs   (Price range 2.5 to 5.0 cents/square inch)

Binding:  1.75/lineal foot first step (make and sew binding to quilt)
              2.50/lineal foot both steps (hand stitch binding to back of quilt)

Quilt Consultation

Questions about quilt age or pattern or general information about your quilt, how to mark it, suggestions for batting, construction, quilting, or repair. 
 Please respect our time and call 941-330-0993 for an appointment.
We are not certified quilt appraisers
and cannot state a value for your quilt. 
To find a quilt appraiser:  GOOGLE "Quilt Appraiser Sarasota"

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Siesta Key Waves

Finished queen/king size quilt $1795.