The Embroiderers’ Guild of America, Inc
Kelsey's is a proud supporter of the Placerville Chapter “Hanging by a Thread”
which exists to foster the highest standards of excellence in the needle arts.
For more information on meeting location, education programs & other events visit our blog at

New Products!

Little Folks, Friendly Folks and Stitch and Zip kits are all perfect project kits for the beginner. Each kit includes everything you need to complete a project - the only thing you need is a pair of scissors.

We have lots of fun project ideas - visit Kelsey's Needle Krafts on Facebook for more new products.

Business Hours

Monday - Saturday 10:00 - 3:00

Sunday - noon to 4PM

When there are reports of snow in Placerville, call to verify if we are open. 


Sit and Stitch - suspended until further notice.
Tuesday and Wednesday - 10:00 a.m. to Noon.   Bring a project and share the morning with others who stitch.  This is a wonderful opportunity to see beautiful stitching. 
UFO/WIP Nights - 3rd Saturday 
It's time to complete those Un-Finished Objects or Works in Process. Come and stitch with friends to get your projects done. A trained professional will be available to help you if needed. UFO Nights are the 3rd Saturday from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun evening of stitching and socializing.

Our needlework shop is located in Northern California's beautiful "Historic Downtown Placerville", which is the heart of California’s Gold Country.  We are a short and beautiful drive from Sacramento, California. The business is a full service needlework shop.  We carry thousands of supplies necessary for your needlework projects, including cross stitch, needlepoint, and embroidery. We offer classes in numerous techniques for all levels of expertise. Whether you cross stitch, needlepoint or embroider, this is the shop for you.

Beginning Friday, May 15, we will be open to the public from Monday through Saturday, 10:00am - 3:00pm, and Sundays from 12:00pm to 4:00pm. We are also continuing to offer curbside pickup.

To provide a more comfortable shopping experience, we will allow up to 4 customers at a time inside the shop. We encourage you to wear masks and observe social distancing while inside the store,

​and we have hand sanitizer available at the front counter for your convenience.