The Sewing Store

1508 N. Essington Road
Joliet, IL 60435
Tel: 815.741.9553

Thurs: 10:30am-7:30pm
Sunday: Closed


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The Sewing Store is located at 1508 Essington Road, just south of Theodore St., in the Joe Anne Plaza.

Husqvarna VIKING -
Symbol of Quality in
Sewing Worldwide

Sister Store
Jensen's Sew & Vac
318 N. Liberty St.
Morris, IL 60450
Tel: 815.942.9553


The Sewing Store
For the World's Best in Sewing and Embroidery

In business since 1992, The Sewing Store (formerly Jensen's Vac & Sew) is a sewing machine center carrying the largest variety of sewing and embroidery machines, as well as commercial embroidery machines in the area.

The Sewing Store has all the stars of the sewing machine industry - Baby Lock, Simplicity, White, Elna, and Husqvarna/VIKING. We also offer free monthly classes in sewing, embroidery, quilting, and digitizing. Each machine also has its very own FREE sewing club!

One of our specialties is software for computerized embroidery machines. We carry digitizing software for all machine formats. FREE tech support for any service or purchase from The Sewing Store is always included.

The Sewing Store is an Amazing Designs Embroidery Superstore, providing over 100,000 computerized embroidery designs, including Dakota Collectibles, Cactus Punch and OESD.

Our Morris location (Jensen's Sew & Vac) stocks the largest variety of thread in the area. Jensen's in Morris also carries a wide variety of quality Oreck vacuum cleaners.

Monthly Martha Pullen Gift of the Month classes are taught by shop owner Mary Jensen and Dianne Steinbach. Each is a licensed Martha Pullen Heirloom instructor in Baby Lock and Husqvarna Viking.

The Sewing Store carries a variety of thread, feet and accessories.

For inquiries call...
Joliet store: 815.741.9553
Morris store: 815.942.9553
or visit our web site at:

Call or Visit
Our Web Site for
a Schedule
of FREE Classes
Which Are Offered

Mary Jensen, licensed Martha Pullen Heirloom Baby Lock instructor, with Martha Pullen, whose TV show, Martha's Sewing Room, is seen on PBS.