The Atelier Stitch is run by Giselle LaFrance,
former co-creator of Portland’s handmade hotspot, The Merchant Company.
Atelier Stitch is a petite sewing lounge that is filled with quality and handmade haberdashery, a handful of specialty fabrics, a sewing lounge, and creative classroom specializing in unique and innovative sewing classes. A place that is small but functional, aesthetically pleasing and inspiring. Sewing machines are for rent by the hour, and Giselle also offers alteration and specialty sewing services. Located in the historic State Theatre Building at 142 High St. in Suite 217, with inspiring views of the Portland Museum of Art, and the ocean off in the distance. Please visit our classes tabs for more information on our current sewing class offerings.
Now is the time to learn how to sew, sharpen your sewing skills and get creative! Our class schedule boasts some of the most creative sewing classes available on the peninsula, and certainly the most affordable!