Do you sell Gift Cards?

Yes! We sell gift cards in two forms. Digital gift cards are available by clicking here. These can be emailed directly to your recipient. Or if you would like a physical card to give, these are available in any denomination in our shop.

Do I need to bring my own sewing machine to class?

No, Needles Studio is equipped with sewing machines, a large cutting table and cutting tools for you to use. However, if you’d like to bring your own machine to Open Studio hours, you are welcome to do so.

Do I need to purchase supplies before my class?

Sometimes. Class descriptions will detail whether materials for the class are included. Once registered, you will receive a welcome e-mail, detailing any supplies that should be purchased before class.

What is your cancellation policy?

All class bookings are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

What if I miss a class?

If you miss one class in a series, you may be able to make up the class by attending the same class of a later section, provided the class is not full. If you miss a class with only one section, a private make-up lesson may be scheduled at the rate of $30/hr, subject to instructor availability.

Do you offer classes for kids?

Yes! Age requirements are detailed in each class description.  Kids ages 16+ may register for adult classes.

Who can attend Open Studio hours?

Open Studio hours are intended for people who already know how to sew independently. While an attendant will be on hand in the shop to provided light support and troubleshooting of our equipment, these hours are not intended as a substitute for sewing lessons. Kids 13+ who are competent on a sewing machine may attend Open Studio without a parent, provided they have a signed waiver on file. Kids 8-12 may attend Open Studio hours, but must be supervised by a parent at all times. We are not staffed to supervise children on sewing machines during Open Studio hours.

How do I know what class to register for?

We can help! Call the studio at (650) 521-0791 or email and we will get you registered for the class that best suits your skills and needs.

Do you host private parties and events?

Yes! We offer options for both kids and adults. For more information, check out the Private Events page. For more information, please call the studio at (650) 521-0791 or send an email to to discuss what we can do for your group.

Do you offer private sewing lessons?

Yes! We offer private lessons in our studio, tailored specifically to you. Rates are $75/hour with a two-hour minimum, or semi-private (2-4 people) lessons are available at a rate of $50/hour per person with a two-hour minimum. Call us to schedule a time that works for you.