Discover fine affordable fabrics, yarn, and sewing supplies at the SewGreen Store - now doubled in size - in downtown Ithaca NY. Happening right now: Stuff a grocery-sized bag with fabric, yarn, and assorted notions for $15! Per bag price goes to $10 on January 19, and $5 on January 26. Learn to sew! SewGreen has classes for all ages in basic machine sewing skills, advancing to more complicated projects. New classes for Spring include knitting, a one-class sewing machine refresher, classes on using patterns, and a mending and sewing clinic where you can get help from experienced sewers. Sign up now!

We assess, clean, oil, and tune-up older sewing machines – and provide coaching on how to get the best performance from your machine. Make an appointment for personal attention that will help you understand your machine and how to use it. We also refurbish older machines and sometimes have a few for sale.

JOBS! We have after-school and weekend jobs for teens who are in high school or taking a gap year. Work in our retail store or as a classroom assistant. Must be reliable, a good learner, and comfortable in a diverse group. An interest in sewing is a plus. Drop by the SewGreen store for an application.
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We're cocooning and spending more time staying warm at home! The SewGreen store will be open 10 am to 5 pm Monday through Saturday; closed Sunday. Regular hours resume on March 16

More SewGreen sales brighten the dark winter days. We recently received a large donation of fabulous weaving yarn and heavy knitting yarn, in wools and cottons. These yarns will be available starting February 2, at very attractive prices. Also on sale will be wool, fleece, and winter weight fabrics.

Rescue your clothes! SewGreen now has seamstress services for mending and simple alterations. "The Sewing Kat" is here from 10 am to 1 pm on Saturdays and noon to 2 pm Sundays to take in jobs and make your life a little easier. Fast turn-around time and reasonable prices. Price List