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Super Bolt Sale Feb 6th, DEEP DISCOUNTS!. This is, buy the WHOLE BOLT at a great price, starting at $6.00 per bolt. Specialty marked 3 yard cuts too! This year the sale will be held in our warehouse, out back. Please enter through the side overhead door. All COVID 19 protocols will be adhered to, mask required and limited capacity.

Quilting 101 - Feb 04, 2021 10:00 am

Have you ever wanted to quilt but don't know where to start? Join us for a class on the basics of quilting. We will go over selecting a pattern, terminology, rotary cutting using a ruler, pinning and 1/4" seam allowance. Machine is not required for this class. Class fee $25.00


If you are a BERNINA gal. We have something for you every month. 


Embroidery Lesson #1: Sassy Stitches ITH Zipper Pouch with Judy Hahner Have fun making this quick zipper pouch completely in the embroidery hoop. Create a textured background design using Endless Embroidery and sewing stitches, then use Group and Rearrange tools to place the applique stitches on top of the textured background design. Easily accomplished on the BERNINA 880 PLUS or B 790 PLUS embroidery machine!  Cost: $ 25.00

New Class every 3 months

                                        BERNINA SERGER CLUB - Feb 19, 2021 01:30 am

Friday, February 19⋅1:30 – 3:30pm

Every 3 months on the third Friday

Simple Sundress with Jaime David Learn to make a simple sundress using three useful techniques on your overlocker. In this lesson, we will introduce the new L 890 Combo machine by BERNINA. Turning tubes for straps on bags or clothing can be done quickly with an overlocker chain—we will show you how. A simple rolled hem is the perfect edge finish for this dress and the One-step BERNINA Air Threader can accommodate so many threads! Lastly, see how easily the machine is set up for chainstitch to create the shirring effect using elastic thread in the cover looper. Jaime will provide you easy directions to create this simple sundress in the size you need.

class $25.00


Master your BERNINA - Mar 05, 2021 09:00 am

Fine tune your sewing machine knowledge with the BERNINA Mastery Series. This virtual class pertains to Bernina 880, 790, 770, 740, 590, 570, and 535. Join us when you're ready to take your Bernina knowledge to the next level. Class Free if machine purchased here. Cost $25.00


Handi Quilter

Long arm quilters take note. 

HQ Club is starting March 26th and will continue every 4 months, covering the basics plus techniques.  This is scheduled to be a zoom class but could change as we move forward. Time will be allotted for show and tell and questions.

Virtual Handi Quilter Educator Events - We just held our first virtual class and it was very successful. The educator presented great information and ensured all our questions were answered. We have another one scheduled for October 22-23. We are looking to add classes in Designer and Pro-Stitcher. Watch for more information. 

HQ Van is coming, July 23 & 24. This is an opportunity to take a class with a Handi Quilter educator and get hands on experience on the HQ machines. 

HQ Demo runs every month on the 20th. 

Embroidery Enthusiastic

Did you know that we have an Embroidery 101. It meets every four months and will cover stabilizer, thead and hopping. 

Embroidery Club For New Embroiderers - Jan 28, 2021 10:00 am

Starting in January Sanford Sewing will be hosting a virtual Embroidery Club. Every other month we will visit a new technique and learn about proper hooping, stabilizers, threads, needles and designs. January we will visit one of Emily's favorite techniques, free standing lace. In March let's learn how to quilt in the hoop. In May learn how to make a zipper pouch from start to finish in the hoop. July properly personalizing towels, September let's venture into trapunto and November making labels for our quilts. Each class will include a zoom session and several designs pertaining to the lesson. Personal one and one guidance will be available if need be.

Cost: $ 15.00


Whirl Wind Embroidery Quilt Club - Jan 28, 2021 11:30 am

The Embroidery Whirl Wind Quilt features easy minimal piecing, fast stitching squares, large overall design impact and gorgeous quilting! Can be done in a 5", 6", 7", 8", and 9" hoop sizes.

Cost: $ 129.00

Thank you to all our customers for your support, we miss seeing you in person.
Hope all are safe and healthy.


Contact Us:

Phone:  1-207-324-8375
Address: 1923 Main st. Sanford, ME 04073
Hours: M-F 9:00 am-5:00pm,
Saturday 9:00am-1:00pm

              Closed Sundays