Our Story

We are a TOP 5 authorized Pfaff and Husqvarna Viking sewing machine dealer in the country based on volume, service and excellence. Our sewing machines range from introductory to professional level sewing, to the most technologically advanced embroidery and quilting machines.   You can also browse over 10,000 bolts of fabric brands like Moda, Robert Kaufman Fabrics, Andover Fabrics, Maywood Studio and others (including a large collection of precuts).

Additionally, we host training, classes and events in our on-site classroom space bringing some of the nation’s top educators right to you.  We are your one stop shop for sewing machines, service, classes, cabinets, thread, quilting and more!

Let’s create something beautiful.

2nd generation Mother Daughter Team: Family owned and operated since 1982

Our story began in 1982 in Dayton, Ohio when the original establishment used to be a Singer Sewing Machine Dealership in the Dayton Mall. With our new ownership, we added new machine brands over time to better serve our growing client base. Fabric sales, quilting accessories and classes were eventually introduced into the mix of products and services we provided.

In the late 90s, we moved into a historic school house, which is the current Centerville location. In 2004, we expanded to the Lexington market with the PFAFF Expansion Program. There, we carried PFAFF machines and quilting supplies. We eventually were approached by Husqvarna Viking to offer their brand in our Centerville store as well as open a store in the Dayton area JOANN Fabric store.

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Lexington & Centerville

 

In-store hours will be limited to 10am-4pm Tuesday thru Friday and 10am-2pm on Saturdays beginning Tuesday May 26.  Mondays we will be open 10-4 for CURBSIDE ONLY.  Call Ahead Curbside pickup and shipping is still available at both locations.

 

In store traffic will be limited to 4 customers at a time. This will give us an opportunity to clean and disinfect thoroughly between customers.  Access to the store will be permitted by an employee at the door.  Though we have missed you terribly and want to visit with you, we ask that once your purchase is made please leave to give us time to disinfect between customers.

 

We ask that you wear a face mask when in the stores and disinfect with hand sanitizer when entering the store.
If you are waiting outside, please be aware of those around you and keep a distance of 6' between you and other shoppers.

 

If you prefer to continue shopping with curbside pick ups, machine drop offs and pick ups, we are happy to help you in this way. Simply call the store to place your order and we will have it ready for you to pick up.
Classes will still be postponed for now. We will be offering some classes via an online format in the coming weeks. If you were scheduled for one of those classes, you will be contacted with that information.

 

JOANN Fabric Location in Dayton is currently closed