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Poughkeepsie, NY Location
2600 South Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-473-2770

Albany, NY Location
1789 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203
518-446-0437

This class teaches owners of electronic or digital sewing machines now to use their machines. It is free for those who purchased their sewing machines from Albany Sewing Machine Center or The Yardstick in Cobleskill within the past 12 months. Other students are welcome for a fee of $35.00. Please register in person or by telephone.

Cost: $ FREE
Machine instruction for customers who own mechanical sewing machines. Class is free for those who purchased machines from Albany Sewing Machine Center within the past year. Others welcome for a fee of $35.00. Please register in person or by telephone.

Cost: $ FREE
EMBROIDERY: This class is to teach all new owners of embroidery machines how to use the embroidery functions. The class is free if you purchased your machine from from Albany Sewing Machine Center or the Yardstick in Cobleskill within the past year. Others welcome for a fee of $35.

Cost: $ FREE
SEWING FUNCTIONS: This class teaches new owners of embroidery machines how to use the sewing functions of their machines. Class if free for those who purchased their machines at Albany Sewing Machine Center or the Yardstick In Cobleskill in the last 12 months. Others welcome for a fee of $35.

Cost: $ FREE
For owners of Bernina 5 and 7 Series machines. Continue learning about the many creative options of your machine, including decorative stitches, combi mode, free-motion stitching and more. We will work step by step through hands-on activities from the My BERNINA Sewing Mastery Workbook. Free for those who purchased their machine from ASMC. $35 for others. Please call or visit the store to register.

Use your Circular Sewing Attachment, Piping Foot and Interchangeable Dual Feed to make a nice, comfy case for your iPad or E-Reader. Custom made to fit your device, it is both functional as well as really cute! Suitable for all brands of sewing machines.

Cost: $ 20.00
Spinning fabric and stitches come together for a great big comfortable pillow. Embellish with stitches as much or as little as you want. Featured feet: Open Toe and 1/4" Piecing. This class is suitable for all machine brands.

Cost: $ 20.00
Practice your multi-hooping skills with this Baltimore-inspired applique pillow. You'll be pleased with how all the pieces of this project line up perfectly!

Cost: $ 32.00
Enjoy making this easy patchwork pouch--the paper piecing is all done by embroidery machine in two fun-to-stitch hoopings. It features an exposed zipper.

Cost: $ 32.00
Create this useful tote to take to the beach. Easy to carry over your shoulder, your beach towel folds into the tote. Finished size is 18-inch x 14-inch without the handles.

Cost: $ 32.00
A great overnight or weekend bag. This is a two part class for the confident sewer

Cost: $ 80.00
Learn to make a quilt top one block at a time.

Cost: $ 20.00
Let's make a fun summer dress.

Cost: $ 60.00
Make a pieced table runner that is quilted in the hoop technique!

Cost: $ 25.00
Make a pieced table runner that is quilted in the hoop technique!

Cost: $ 25.00
Join us for open sewing classes here at Sew and Vac! Have an unfinished project, need some advice, want to share your latest project or just to sew with other sewers? This is the class for you. We will also demonstrate a specialty sewing machine foot to inspire you. Registration required, class size limited.

Cost: $ 10.00
Make a tie for your dad or for the man in your life.

Cost: $ 35.00
Make a tie for your dad or for the man in your life.

Cost: $ 35.00

Contact Us

Poughkeepsie Phone:
845-473-2770

Albany Phone:
518-446-0437