Discover affordable fabrics, yarn, and sewing supplies at the SewGreen Store in downtown Ithaca NY. The store is stocked with donated materials, all clean, folded, and presented beautifully. From $1 fabric remnants to fine vintage yardage, the selection is unique and ever-changing. SewGreen has sewing and knitting classes for all ages. Current classes include knitting for beginners, basic machine sewing, quilting, using patterns, and sewing on knits. We also have sewing class for kids. Register now for classes starting soon.

The Ithaca Sewing Machine Shop is now located at SewGreen. Bring us your sewing machine for a tune-up, trouble-shooting or tips on proper use. We specialize in older machines but can work on most newer models. Contact Wendy at

SewGreen has apprenticeships and jobs for teens age 14 and up who want to be camp counselors at our sewing camps in July and August. We provide training in sewing and teaching others to sew, as well as basic jobs skills.
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The SewGreen store,
Ithaca Sewing Machine Shop,
and Green Eileen boutique are all open
11 am to 6 pm Monday through Saturday


SewGreen offers fashions from the Eileen Fisher company's Green Eileen give-back program. Clothes are previously purchased, cleaned and steamed, and very affordable. Come be surprised!

Rescue your clothes! SewGreen has seamstress services for mending and simple alterations. Drop off items any time the store is open. Fast turn-around time and reasonable prices.