Modern Domestic transforms substance into style through a curated fabric selection, instruction for sewists of all stripes, and an inspiring emphasis on community.

Modern Domestic is a BERNINA excellence dealer – any Bernina sold comes with four complimentary classes in our fully-equipped studio. We’ll service sewing machines from any major brand. And we’ll abet any project with technical support, tools and accessories, thread, advice, and inexhaustible enthusiasm.

Located in the DIY heart of NE Portland, Modern Domestic will help you thread even the finest of needles, encouraging naturals and novices alike to make an art out of craft.


Summer Sewing with Knits


Who doesn’t need a fully stocked wardrobe of beautiful knit dresses and tops for the summer? We just got in a bunch of Anna Maria Horner knits and the lovely new Colette pattern, Myrtle!