Sewing Studio has been serving Bloomington/Normal and central Illinois for over 30 years. Established in 1983, owner Margaret Couch knows the needs of local customers and carries a huge inventory of high quality fashion and quilting fabrics. We are proud to be authorized dealers for BERNINA and Husqvarna Viking sewing machines and offer owner training classes, repair service and product accessories. Stop in to browse through our extensive collection of patterns and books for inspiration on your next project.  Sign up for a sewing class and enjoy socializing with other sewing enthusiasts. We carry an extensive inventory of machine embroidery items, and are an authorized Embroidery Design Studio dealer.  Join us for our BERNINA Software Sampler Club and our Embroidery Club. Whether you’re a long time needlecraft expert or just beginning in the craft, you’ll feel right at home at Sewing Studio.

About Us for a list of items we carry.


Clothworks presents

American Made Brand

All American fabric - from farm to fabric
100% American grown cotton
100% American spun yarn
100% American woven cloth
100% American dyed fabric

40" - 42" solid colors

Foot Sale

25% off

(Open Embroidery Foot with Teflon Coating)

(July only)


Calling all Embroiderers!

Sewing Studio receives new OESD patterns monthly.
Stop by to see samples stitched out.


No matter what type of embroidery machine you have, you are always welcome to join us for Embroidery Club.  We have members from across Central Illinois.  Click here for more information.

Get the most out of your BERNINA Design Software v6 & v7

Join us for Software Sampler.  Click here for more information.



Mark your Calendars!!

16th Annual Central Illinois Quilt Shop
Quilting & Quisine

Friday & Saturday
October 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 2014
9:00 am - 7:00 pm

15 quilt shops

August 30 is the deadline for ordering t-shirts/ sweatshirts

Stop by to pick up a flier!

New Children's Fabric Books
have just arrived!

Owl Wonderful Number Book
South Seas Import

The Elf on a Shelf - A Christmas Tradition
Quilting Treasures

New Fabrics

Robert Kaufman

Lenox Gardens

Red Rooster


For all of those baseball fans

Blank Quilting brings you

Home Plate
Christmas in July

Quilting Treasures

Father Christmas
panel & coordinating fabric

Rudolph - 50 years


Quilting Treasures