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Sewing Accessories – Irons, Needles, Scissors, Threads & More

Here at Affordable Sew & Vac, you’ll find all the sewing accessories you need to complete that big project.

Needles & Notions


We carry the full line of Schmetz needles:

  • Universal
  • Leather
  • Ballpoint
  • Stretch
  • Denim
  • Microtex
  • Quilting
  • Embroidery
  • Self Threading
  • Top Stitch
  • Metallica
  • Wing Hem Stitch
  • Wing Double
  • Twin
  • Twin Stretch
  • Twin Denim
  • Twin Embroidery
  • Twin Metallica
  • Triple
  • Bulk (100 needles per case)

Specialty Needles

We carry a variety of specialty needles including Singer and Janome. If you don’t see what you need here in our industrial needle section, we can special order any type you may need.


  • 2054 (serger)
  • 2045 (stretch)
  • 2029 (woven)

Industrial Needles

  • DC X 1
  • DC X 1F
  • 135 X 8TRI
  • 134 X 135 (R)
  • DP X 8
  • TQ X 3
  • DV X 57
  • DA X 1
  • DP X 5
  • DP X 17
  • DP X 7
  • DP X 35
  • DB X 1
  • EL X 705


You’ll find a wide selection of scissors from dressmaker shears to kitchen shears right here at Affordable Sew & Vac. Ask us about our scissor sharpening service for precision cutting!

Fiskars Soft Touch

  • 5 inch. Micro-Tips
  • Fabric shears
  • Pinking shears


  • Pinking
  • Strait trimmers
  • Fine quilters


  • Pinking
  • Machine embroidery scissors
  • 4 inch curved embroidery scissors with large handle
  • Feather weight dress maker's shears


  • Home and office scissors, left and right handed


  • Pinking shears
  • Various sizes of fabric shears


  • Multi-purpose kitchen shears


  • Fraliz "Stork" from Italy
  • Fraliz Gift Box featuring two sizes of gold handled scissors and gold thimble
  • Komfort Kut 8 1/4 inch economical fabric shear
  • Plumette Utility Scissors with ergonomic Handles ideal for sewing
  • Delicate Cut Precision Needleart Stainless Scissors 2 1/2 inch


A multitude of colours are available. Call Jan for more information.

We carry the following types of threads:

  • Mettler thread in polyester and cotton
  • Silky threads in rayon, metallic, sliver, heavy weight and blendable
  • Janome embroidery threads
  • Wonderful specialty threads in rayon and metallic
  • American & Efird heavy duty nylon for upholstery, canvas, denim, leather, etc.
  • Coats Outdoor Living thread, UV resistant, colour fast ideal for canvas products such as sails, tents, outdoor furniture and awnings
  • Large selection of serger cone thread and woolly nylon


Rowenta Focus DW5090

Rowenta Focus

The Rowenta Focus iron is a versatile, Euro-style iron whose extra-large water tank and 400 microsteam holes give you powerful steam, evenly distributed. The self-clean system prevents streaking of mineral deposits when you iron or steam. The Rowenta’s precision tip and rounded back give you a wrinkle-free finish. Need to steam wrinkles out of drapes? The Rowenta Focus can be used in the upright position!

Revealing Ironing Board Covers

Make ironing less of a chore with these novelty iron board covers. As they heat up, these graphics become more graphic.

Regular $59.95

Special $29.95

Revealing Ironing Board Covers - Jordan
Revealing Ironing Board Covers - Mark B
Revealing Ironing Board Covers - Richard Kane
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