Whitlocks Sewing Center is a family-owned business that has been serving the sewing and vacuum needs of the Salem community since 1952. The company was founded by John Whitlock, who was a sewing machine repairman at the time. Over the years, they expanded to include vacuum cleaner repair and sales, as well as a wide variety of new and used sewing and embroidery machines. In 2023 Whitlocks Sewing Center left their downtown location behind and moved into our neighborhood
Today, Whitlocks is known for its high-quality products, knowledgeable staff, and exceptional customer service. One of the main services offered is repair and maintenance of all brands and types of sewing machines and vacuum cleaners, on top of routine maintenance to keep these machines running smoothly.
A special treat are the classes and workshops for sewers and embroiderers of all skill levels. These classes cover a variety of topics, including machine operation, embroidery techniques, quilting, and more. The classes are taught by experienced instructors who are passionate about their craft and love sharing their knowledge with others.
Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced ‘sewist’, Whitlocks Sewing Center has something to offer with its long history, they are a trusted source for all your sewing and vacuum needs.