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Our sewing experts here in the Hudson Valley and Capital Region of New York are ready to help you take your sewing to the next level. Check out our featured videos below or visit our YouTube channel with even more helpful content. You're always welcome to visit our sewing machine stores, where we offer classes, advice, and test drives of new and used sewing machines. 
 


 

Classes


Purchase a Halloween panel from us. Embellish it - we used beads, crystals, cording, yarn, vinyl all odds and ends from previous projects. Use our classroom machine or bring yours. We will help get you started, then go home to finish.

Cost: $ 20.00
This class is a great opportunity for the beginner sewer to learn new techniques! Three session class.

Cost: $ 85.00
In the Hoop: Learn how fun and easy making a project in the hoop can be! This door hanger is a creative way to let people know where you sew! The entire project is made in the hoop, and you can apply what you learn to other in the hoop projects! This project is compatible with any machine with an embroidery capability of 6" x 10"

Cost: $ 50.00
This class is for people who purchased an embroidery machine and are having issues. You will learn about threads, stabilizers, proper hooping and design placement. We will embroider a hand towel to learn proper placement. No fee for class if machine purchased from Sew and Vac or Albany Sewing Machine Center in the last 2 years.

Cost: $ 35.00
Learn heirloom sewing while making napkins. Dress up your holiday table or create holiday gifts.

Cost: $ 15.00
Attention moms, dads, aunts, and uncles or grandmas! Sew a fun bag for your child's Halloween goodies. This will be a 2 hours make it and take it class. The fabric is precut and we will supply the sewing machines and thread. We will be constructing a trick or treat bag with a glow stick pocket! Kit, sewing machine setup, and glow stick all included.

Cost: $ 25.00
Learn how to quilt from start to Finish

Cost: $ 250.00
Make a fantastic tote using cotton or home deco fabric. A wire frame at the top edge makes the tote extra sturdy. Empty totes will collapse for easy storage.

Cost: $ 50.00
Attention moms, dads, aunts, and uncles! Sew a fun bag for your child's Halloween goodies. This will be a 2 hours make it and take it class. The fabric is precut and we will supply the sewing machines and thread. We will be constructing a trick or treat bag with a glow stick pocket! Kit, sewing machine setup, and glow stick all included.

Cost: $ 25.00
An easy quilt that only requires 3 fabrics. Learn cutting, piecing, and block assembly. Homework is required to complete this top.

Cost: $ 105.00
This class is for unfinished projects or if you are stuck and need a guiding hand. We are here to help you!

Cost: $ 20.00
This is a fun project for confident beginner. Use your scraps to make this beautiful flamingo pillow. 3 sessions class.

Cost: $ 80.00
This is a 3 part class for the beginner sewer or to refresh your sewing skills. You will make a pillowcase, a tote bag with a boxed bottom, and a zipper bag. Each project will bring you new sewing skills, while getting more familiar with a sewing machine. Classroom machines will be available.

Cost: $ 115.00

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Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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1789 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203 
518-446-0437