Stitch it up with these crafty sewing stores in Edmonton

Whether you’re starting a new project or you’ve just broken your ninth needle on a denim skirt, these places have you covered. Repairs and sewing classes are staples of many stores, but finding the right fabrics and a complete set of notions can be a challenge. These shops are here to help!

Classy Threads

1
935 Summerside Link SW, Edmonton, AB T6X 0C8

Welcome to their wide world of sewing kits. You don’t have to be a beginner, either, because a lot of these kits, like the comic art cushions, are both fun and challenging. Name a wardrobe item and they have the kit: hoodies, sleepwear, robes, pants, vests and shorts. You can also purchase a separate pattern if you want to use your own fabrics. Since most of these projects can be completed in a weekend, you might as well pick up a kit for a rainy day.

Little Buttons Sewing Studio

2
12205 Fort Rd NW, Edmonton, AB T5B 4H2

Many stores cater to experienced sewers and even beginners but Little Button is uniquely focused on kids. Their popular sewing classes for children fill up quickly, so book your spot soon. Your project kit can be purchased in advance. For a different twist on your next get-together, Little Button will host a sewing party. They’ll adapt the project to your skill level and supply all materials so you can leave with a finished product.

Sylvia Design Sales Ltd

3
7319 82 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6B 0G3

Sylvia has all the special furniture you need to outfit your sewing room. They have everything from basic sewing tables to sewing and quilting furniture, serger desks, drawer and storage chests and cutting and craft tables. They’ll also work with you to create a custom design. Sylvia cabinets are built with the German-made Rudersberg hydraulic lift for positioning your machine. Their superb wood finishes and construction are backed with a lifetime warranty.

Sparrow Studioz Inc

4
5148 75 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 6W2

This place is pure catnip for serious quilters and seamstresses. Sparrow is your source for prewound bobbins, quilting fabrics galore and the latest professional longarm quilting machines. There are classes to help you become a certified longarm expert and tutorials with resident pros Kathleen Riggins and Judi Madsen. Bring your project here for finishing or arrange a machine rental – it’s your choice.

Central Sewing Machines

5
10642 170 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1P3

Your experience with these great people isn’t limited to in-store. Central Sewing has classes, videos and free patterns for you as well. With a selection of sewing machines, replacement parts and repair service, they’re equipped to handle all of your sewing needs and make your hobby as fun and easy as possible. So when your thread snags or the foot pedal breaks, don’t hesitate to call them for help.

Marshall Fabrics Edmonton

6
10003 63 Ave Nw, Edmonton, AB T6E 4Z2

This sprawling warehouse location is bursting at the seams with gorgeous fabrics. Whatever you need for your project, you’re certain to find here among the many rows of colourful vinyls, satins and upholstery fabrics. The size and scope of their operation allows them to offer the best prices in the business. Marshall’s vast selection is a must-see before you start your next sewing project.

Sew Divine

7
13632 82 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5E 2V4

A quilt shop that offers longarm quilting! Already, you know these folks have the know-how to help you create your perfect quilt. Their knowledgeable staff can help guide you through your project from beginning to finishing touches, with one-on-one advice or through books and workshops. Visit when you’re looking for some divine inspiration.

Massey's Sewing Machines

8
10712 142 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5N 2P7

Massey’s specializes in repairing sewing machines of all kinds, from at-home models to advanced industrial and commercial units. They’ll send a technician to your home to give your machine a complete tune-up including cleaning, lubrication and a thorough check of all electrical and mechanical systems. Their two Edmonton locations stock a full range of sewing accessories and notions from quilting frames to needles.

Quilters Dream

9
10736 124 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5M 0H1

Quilter’s Dream is packed with pretty much everything you’d need for a sewing project, including essentials like batting and finishings for your quilt. They also have classes for any skill level, novice to advanced, at both store locations. And, with repair services to boot, there’s no reason not to give them a visit.

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