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.  We keep our class sizes manageable so you always get the attention you deserve.  Check out our class to see what's coming up!


Upcoming Events and Classes

Check out some of the classes we have coming up!

Classes with Robin O'Neil

If you haven't taken a class from local artist, Robin O'Neil, you're in for a treat!  Her classes are fun, creative and low stress!  They're GREAT for beginners and are real stash busters.  Here's what's coming up:

Birds with Abandon Create your own flock of these crazy, loveable birds in this no stress applique class.  
April 30th

Call the store to register, 503-624-7440


Shelly Fitzgerald from Bernina Returns!

We're excited to welcome Bernina Educator, Shelly Fitzgerald back to our store for two days of amazing classes.
Friday, April 7 - Fancy Stitches
Saturday, April 8 - Fancy Feet

See our class listings for more details.  Call the store to register.

Bernina Block Party!

We're excited to help you on your way to making this gorgeous quilt!  Click the link above for more information.
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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