A Common Thread, Portland, Oregon

Taking Fit to Fabulous

March 13, 14, & 15, 2015

- Trunk Show, March 13th
This show highlights creative touches such as machine embellishments, embroidery work, and fun with machine needles. Change the fabric, change the look. They won't believe how this way of sewing will simplify their life. Two patterns---an entire wardrobe! Don't have time to sew---you will now! Bring your cameras!!

PERFECT FITTING TEE! - Tops Class, March 14th
Have you ever wanted that perfect tee shirt that makes you look and feel fantastic? Learn how and where to measure yourself, and how to transfer those numbers to a pattern. Then the fun begins. Armed with all the sewing and finishing tricks, you will AMAZE yourself! The choices of styles from this one tee will fill your closet. Kit Fee

TAKE YOUR PANTS OFF-Let's make some that FIT! - Pants Class, March 15
LOOSE 10 POUNDS IN A DAY! Take the smiles out of your pants-they belong on your beautiful face! Learn how to measure yourself and draw a pattern that only fits you. I will fit the pants; show you how to make any necessary adjustments on the finished garment and then transfer those adjustments back to your pattern. Learn all the sewing and fitting tricks to make your pants look perfect! Learn how to put in an easy pocket, centered and fly front zipper. You will feel and look fantastic! Now go have a candy bar! Kit Fee

Coming Soon!

Introducing the Ricky Tims and Tula Pink BERNINA 350 Special Editions

Two amazing designers. Two amazing special editions added to the BERNINA 3 Series line. Only a limited supply exists.
Floor models will be arriving soon. Reserve your Special Edition now!
Design Works from BERNINA at, A Common Thread, Portland Oregon
Design Works

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. 

As with most crafts, having the right tools can make a world of difference. At A Common Thread we offer a wide range of products that we believe represent the best quality and value. We carry BERNINA and Janome sewing machines and sergers, as well as Handi Quilter quilting machines, and Miele vacuum cleaners. Our service department is available to repair and maintain your sewing machines and vacuum cleaners, regardless of brand,  in the best possible condition. 

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