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Business Ferature: Woodburn Vac & Sew
By Kelly Romo, Contributing Writer | Photos by Brittany Jungenberg

For more than twenty years, Woodburn Sew & Vac Center has served the community, providing an array of products and a sincere love for sewing, quilting and embroidery. Owner Debbie Cobb inherited her passion from her mother and has been involved in the sewing industry since 1986.

Woodburn Sew & Vac Center is the ultimate destination for all your sewing and vacuuming needs. They offer a wide range of products, from high-performance Riccar Vacuums to a captivating selection of sewing and embroidery machines, including sergers, multi-needle machines, ScanNCut and machine embroidery software. With a variety of sewing cabinets, fabrics and notions, they ensure you have everything you need for your next creative project, all under one roof.

Since owner Debbie Cobb is committed to ensuring her customers feel confident and capable with their new machines, she offers complimentary unlimited one-on-one machine instruction lessons. From mastering machine settings to exploring advanced stitching techniques, the one-on-one instruction sessions are tailored to your specific needs and scheduled so you can maximize your investment. Moreover, after a machine purchase, every customer enjoys a 10% discount on fabric, notions and stabilizer thread.

At Woodburn Sew & Vac Center, they believe that sewing isn’t just a skill — it’s an art form waiting to be mastered. That’s why they’re passionate about offering diverse classes designed to inspire and educate enthusiasts of all levels. They also offer specialized workshops and technique-focused courses for more advanced sewists seeking to expand their skills. You can dive deeper into the art of quilting with their precision piecing and appliqué workshops or unlock the full potential of your embroidery machine with their in-depth embroidery classes. Whatever your passion, they aim to provide you with the knowledge and tools you need to take your craft to the next level.

In addition to their regular class schedule, they host sewing clubs and social events to provide opportunities for like-minded individuals to connect, share ideas and inspire one another. Whether you want to make new friends or enjoy a fun day out, their community-oriented gatherings offer a welcoming space for all. Bring your machine or call ahead to reserve one of theirs; the staff is ready and willing to help and inspire you! The classes are constantly changing, so visit their shop or check online for an updated calendar of offerings.

Its unwavering commitment to service sets Woodburn Sew & Vac apart. Beyond just offering top-notch products and classes, they stand by their customers every step of the way with unparalleled support. Their onsite technician stands ready to tackle repairs for all makes and models of vacuums and sewing machines to ensure your equipment is kept in prime condition. Whether it’s a minor tune-up or a major overhaul, their skilled technician possesses the expertise and dedication to get the job done right. Plus, with same-day service available upon request, you can trust that your beloved equipment will be back in your hands and fully operational in no time. At Woodburn Sew & Vac, they prioritize the satisfaction and peace of mind of their customers above all else, making them the go-to destination for all your sewing and vacuuming needs.

Whether you’re a seasoned crafter or a curious beginner, visit Woodburn Sew & Vac Center at 1585 N. Pacific Hwy. Suite D, in Woodburn, to celebrate the art of stitching and to discover the joy of creating something beautiful with your own hands. For hours and a schedule of classes and events, visit their website at or call 503-981-6921.