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With recent state regulations, we are definitely open for regular business and classes. This includes pick-ups and drop-offs of repairs as well as sewing/quilting/embroidery and vacuum supplies.  Masks are optional and everyone must practice social distancing as long as they are fully vaccinated.  Our business hours are Monday through Friday from 10 to 5, and Saturday from 9 to 3.  Please call in advance if you have any questions.

Our phone is 630-541-8388 and email address is ellyn@friendlystitches.com.

Thank you for your understanding, and we hope you and your families stay safe and healthy during this uncertain time.

Welcome to our Shop

A great selection of superior quality vacuums, sewing, quilting and embroidery machines — backed by the best in-house service in the area!

Stop by and visit the friendliest store around. Have a cup of coffee or tea and visit with us, look over and try our quality vacuums or purchase bags, belts, or filters for your existing vacuum. Check out our quality sewing, quilting and embroidery machines, as well as threads, stabilizers, software, embroidery designs, and notions. Ask about our free lessons that come with a purchase to teach you about your new machine. Want to learn something new and meet other sewers? Sign up for classes and events and join us for an informative and fun time.

Friendly Stitches does repairs on most sewing machine, embroidery and quilting brand machines. Cleaning, maintenance, and repairs are available for most vacuum cleaner brands as well. Service and repair is done in-house so we can get it back to you as quickly as possible.



  • Tel: 630.541.8388
  • 2135 W. 63rd Street
  • Downers Grove, IL 60516