NOTE:  The people and businesses listed here are independent and not employees of Ragtime Fabrics.  We offer this information as a service to our customers because we know their work is of good quality.  We make no money on any of their transactions.  Therefore, any arrangements you make with them, including estimates and payments, are between you and the service provider.

Local Sewing Services

Sewing Machine Repairs and Servicing

Eldon Showalter

6722 Spring Creek Rd

Bridgewater, VA 22812


Design and Sewing

Nancy Dauer:  540-560-7495​Lelia Nelson: 540-885-6849​Sargul Qadir: 571-279-4732

Machine Embroidery

Ann Deavers - Embroidery Designs by Ann:  540-852-3315

Juanita May - 540-421-0767

Phoebe Renfroe - 540-290-0825

General Sewing

Nancy Dauer:  540-560-7495

Home Decor Sewing

Heidi Yoder:  540-432-5598Esther Harman: 540-289-5413


Molly Boland-Stover:  540-879-2473

Gloria Wegman:  540-271-4519

Snowbird Quilts, Teresa Yonce: 304-940-2088  (Teresa stops by Ragtime every Thursday at 11:15am for Longarm drop off and pickups) 

AJ Holsinger: 540-908-2299

Long Arm Quilting Services by Emily Quesenberry, specializing in free motion all-over, custom, and ruler work for sizes wall to king. 1(540)820-7713, email is

Tailoring and Alterations

Joy Yoder: 540-908-0673​Olena Marusich:  540-435-0198


Jesse Mace:  540-908-9483​

Kathy Darmofalski:  540-885-4759

​Claire Patrick:  540-885-1889

Scissor Sharpening

Rockingham Cooperative 1044 South High St. (Rt 42)Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801


Andy Anderson: 540-828-2292 or 540-421-0488

Online Resources



Free Patterns 

Sew Easy, Sew Fun (free projects & patterns)