Thimble Cages: What Are They?


What is a thimble cage?  A thimble cage is a small enclosure, usually made of silver, used to hold a thimble. It is meant to help you keep track of your thimble and give you easy access to your thimble whenever you need it.  A Brief History of a Thimble and Thimble Cage Thimbles have probably been around as long as sewing has, but their existence was first recorded in the 10th century.

12 May 2020