Welcome to A Common Thread, Portland's finest creative sewing center!

At A Common Thread, we love sewing!
Our goal is to support the craft of sewing in all its many forms. So, whether you want to learn how to sew garments, make a quilt, or create beautiful machine embroidery, we are here to help.

See What's New for Fall

9:30am - 4:00pm

OESD's Super Spree is a fun, hands-on event for embroidery enthusiasts of all skill levels.  Sign=up for one day or both.  There will be three different projects each day.  The price includues all your supplies to make all six projects.  And all six projects will get you on your way to making beautiful, homemade holiday gifts! All this for
each day!  Register now!

November 18-20, 2016

A Common Thread wil be CLOSED November 18 thru 20th.  Laura is taking the entire staff on a three day retreat to the Oregon Coast.  We'll be back on November 21, all rested and ready to share with you our inspriations.
New Stuff!  At Common Thread we are pleased to offer QuiltersSelect rulers and mats.  These products are created by nationally known quilter, Alex Anderson, and are sold only in quilt shops.  The mats are double sided, light on one side and dark on the other, and the numbering is right to left AND left to right.  The rulers have a non-skid finish that you have to see to believe.  NO more sliding rulers when you cut!  The unique finish makes it easy to see all colors of fabrics and even vinyl and the numbering is right to left AND left to right.

Just In!  QuiltersSelect batting, stabilizers, and applique products!  Come in and check them out!


A Common Thread

Portland's Finest Creative Sewing Center
15495 SW Sequoia Parkway, Suite 140
Portland, Oregon 97224
503 624-7440 or toll free 877 915-6789

Store Hours

Monday-Saturday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday: noon-4:00 pm