Welcome to San Diego's Network of Sewing Friends

Whether you are new to sewing, returning to sewing or are looking to advance your sewing skills, you have found the perfect match in the San Diego Chapter of the American Sewing Guild. You will have the opportunity to attend our Neighborhood Group meetings or explore American Sewing Guild's free online sewing classes.


There are many benefits of becoming a member of the American Sewing Guild:


  • Sharing sewing with others who like to sew as much as you do.
  • Now ASG membership includes Online Sewing Classes and Special Events exclusively for ASG members! With this tremendous value, you don't even have to leave home to participate in the classes and events!
  • Whether you have never sewn a stitch or have just been away from sewing for a while, this is your opportunity to learn from experts.
  • Discounts through local and online retailers with your membership card.
  • You will receive the ASG National Publication, NOTIONS, filled with information just for you.
  • Local Chapter events with Nationally known speakers and workshops to improve your sewing skills.
  • Annual National Conference which includes workshops and seminars to help you learn new techniques. Also vendors who show the latest in sewing fabric and technology.
  • And FUN!!! Make sewing more fun than ever!
  • It's your time to sew and this is the place to start . . . ASG - The Sewing Friends' Network!


For Members Only


The Summer 2014 issue of ASG Notions online edition has been posted on the ASG website.

At the same time, a new list of more than 50 Special Offers from sponsors and advertisers in that issue has been posted in the Members Only section of the ASG Web site.

Look for these NEW Offers:

  • Art and Stitch Plus: $85 discount on embroidery and quilting digitizing software
  • Claire Shaeffer: $50 discount for "Chanel and That Jacket" and "Couture Tailoring" workshops
  • Floriani: extra free gift worth $200+ for ASG members who attend a Floriani embroidery event
  • Ghees: 15% discount on orders over $25 for handbag patterns and supplies
  • James "Gentleman Jim" McFarland: 15% discount on "Basic Alterations" and "Ladies Tailored Pants" DVDs
  • Sawyer Brook Distinctive Fabrics: 20% off one full-priced fashion fabric
  • The Sewing Coach: extra 10 free credits for online sewing lessons
  • Vogue Fabrics Store: $5 off any purchase over $25; $10 off any purchase over $50
  • Wawak: $10 off brand name sewing supplies with a $60 order

The complete list of Special Offers for Summer includes:

  • 5-to-20% discounts from 13 fabric resources
  • 10-to-25% discounts (and more!) from 16 popular pattern designers
  • 5-to-20% discounts from 14 sewing notions suppliers

Only ASG members receive these offers, which you'll find  in the password-protected Members Only section of the ASG website. To see all the current offers, including coupon codes and expiration dates, visit the Special Offers page. While you're there, bookmark that page to keep the offers handy for all your online shopping. Or just go to www.asg.org any time and click on "Special Offers" in the left-hand column.

You can save more than enough to pay for your ASG membership when you use just a few of those offers! Please visit
Special Offers on the ASG website whenever you want to save on sewing. Remember, our industry supporters need to see orders to know you appreciate their generosity ... and keep those ASG offers coming!