Grant House Sewing Machines

Sewing Machines and More.... Grant House Sewing Machines is a full service and sales center. We carry fabric, thread, notions, parts, etc. and are a certified Brother, Pfaff, Viking, and Janome Sewing Machine dealer and a Bernina sub-dealer.

Our Certified Technician is able to handle all the brands listed and more.

Operating as usual


It’s not too late to get started on a Father’s Day gift!


‘Out Foxed’ is one of our many new prints by as part of the Tiny Beasts collection. We just love the bold shapes and colors! 🦊❣️


Father's Day is right around the corner! Want to make or sew something for that special man in your life? We've got you covered!

Photos from Grant House Sewing Machines's post 06/09/2022

We got some new quilted animal coat patterns recently that we think you'll really enjoy! This collaboration between @bound_co and @worthydesignstudio is sure to spark joy! We're not sure which one to start first. You tell us! What other little animals do you think would make an adorable pattern on a little coat? Leave an emoji in the comments! 🦝🦉🦊


A Zoom Class: Happy Villages with Helmina!

Let your imagination run wild as you explore the freedom of fabric collage. Helmina will guide you through making this quilt featuring a landscape and a scenic village. You'll learn how to arrange and assemble the components while quilting it at the same time.

This will be an online class; we're still working out the details so watch out for more!


Now that the is over, we have some more classes on the docket! Have you ever made a garment from a pattern, only to discover it doesn't really fit correctly? Learn fitting techniques and garment sewing as you Fit & Sew a beautiful Cowl-Neck T-Shirt for $180. Elizabeth will guide you through taking measurements, selecting a size, and customizing this great shirt pattern. You can substitute a boat-neck or v-neck, and there are several sleeve options. You will also learn all about sewing knit fabrics on a sewing machine, plus some great finishing touches.

We hope to see you there! Happy sewing 🧵


Thank you to everyone who came by for this year’s ! We had such a blast seeing y’all at our fiesta, and can’t wait to see y’all again next year! (Bonus points if you can guess our theme!)

Photos from Grant House Sewing Machines's post 06/04/2022

Thank you to everyone who showed up for day one of the ! We are so happy and grateful to have seen your beautiful and talented faces at our fiesta. Join us today for day 2, we will be open from 9am-6pm!

Happy sewing!


Happening now!

Photos from Grant House Sewing Machines's post 06/03/2022

Today’s the (first) day!


Just a reminder that our store is closed today in preparation for tomorrow. We can’t wait to kick off day one of , see you tomorrow at 9 am!


Two more days until the quilt shop tour! We have oodles of new fabric we are so excited for you to see, including these lovely “Painted Ladies” prints by ! 🐞🌈


If you haven’t seen it for yourself yet, our weeks-long reconstruction in the front of the store has finally been completed!

In preparation for our fiesta-themed stop, we’ve started decorating with some papel picados! Just a reminder that we will be closed this upcoming Thursday, June 2, so that we will be ready for day one of the quilt store tour on Friday!

Please don’t forget to bring a mask, we will also have extra. Thank you, and happy sewing!


We’re adjusting our hours this week for Memorial Day, and then again in preparation for the . Have a great weekend, everybody!


The countdown begins!

Grant House Sewing Center is getting ready for the 2022 Quilt Shop Tour and you are invited. It's going to be a party! Every store on the tour will have a different party theme. And for our store, it will be a fiesta.

Can you visit them all?

If you get your passport stamped at all nine stores, you'll get a finishing prize and be entered in the Grand Prize drawing. Fill out a form at each store to enter the daily drawing for a gift basket loaded with surprises.

And even if you don't win any prizes, you'll have the opportunity to visit fun stores, get goody bags, meet fellow quilters and find loads of great fabric.

We hope you'll come to our fiesta!

Need more information or a map of all the stores? Go to:


A good iron is an essential item for sewists of all capabilities! Whether you’re making your first quilt, or simply need your clothes to look nice and sharp, we have plenty of irons to go around. 💨

Photos from Grant House Sewing Machines's post 05/26/2022

Wall quilt appreciation post! We’re a little over a week away until the , who’s excited? We certainly are!


Machines are taken on a first come first serve basis!

Additionally, if there’s a certain machine you’ve had your eyes on and want to get to know better, we are more than happy to answer any questions you may have!

Happy sewing! 🪡

Photos from Grant House Sewing Machines's post 05/23/2022

Happy Monday! Looking for a project that won’t break your budget? Look no further than our clearance shelf where everything is 50% off!


In case you couldn’t tell, we have a thing for pre-cuts! The possibilities are endless. 😊


This emoji-filled seersucker coastal print just screams summer!


Get ready for Father's Day, Graduation and Summer Barbecues with embroidered aprons and oven mitts. They're wacky and practical all at the same time. They also make great gifts. And they are fast and fun!

Stitch the Red, White & BBQ design on the Charcoal Oven Mitt Blank, then choose a flag or a rocket design and make the BBQ Pig Apron with black Embroidery Leather. Our instructions carefully guide beginners through every step, while new textures and products are fresh for seasoned embroiderers! Stitched in a 5×7 hoop, Red, White & BBQ is summer fun for everyone

This will be a four hour, hands-on, in the hoop, embroidery class. Bring your embroidery machine and we'll have your kit (with everything but the thread) ready to go.

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These beautiful prints are perfect for Spring and Summer!


Getting close to the !


Come on into our store for a demo, we’re happy to answer any questions!


Run, rabbit, run!


In stock now!


Just because Mother’s Day is over doesn’t mean you can’t treat a special lady in your life. 💖


Who doesn’t love a good tropical print?


Perfect for a picnic blanket or tote!

Photos from Grant House Sewing Machines's post 05/04/2022

Looking for a gift for Mother’s Day? Try a quilt panel!


We’re officially one month away from the ! Who’s ready? 🙌🏽


Today we are open for (in-person) Premium Passport purchases only! Premium Passports are $10 each and include a colorful commemorative tote bag and a red passport in a lanyard. Premium Passport holders will receive a special enamel pin from each store visited. We have a sample bag with pins on display at the store. Come by to see it!


See you there! Hope everyone is having a fine weekend! 😊


We recently came back from a trade show, and found some wonderful new products! The annual show gave us the opportunity to take classes to keep up with new technologies, different viewpoints and techniques. It also gave us the chance to find new vendors and products. This year, we're pleased to announce, has been exceptional.

There's so much to talk about that we will spread it out over a few emails, so sign up for our newsletter to read up on all the fun!

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336 E Cota St
Santa Barbara, CA

Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 10am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 10am - 5:30pm
Thursday 10am - 5:30pm
Friday 10am - 5:30pm
Saturday 10am - 3pm

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