About Rivergate Sewing & Vacuum Center


The Rivergate Sewing & Vacuum Center was established in 1990 by Cliff and Phyllis Wilson. The store was purchased by Jared Madison in September of 2005. The original location was at 756 Rivergate Parkway Goodlettsville, Tennessee and moved to 1661 Gallatin Pike North in Madison, Tennessee in April of 2009.

The Rivergate Sewing & Vacuum Center serves Nashville, Tennessee and surrounding areas with the finest sewing, embroidery, quilting machines and vacuum cleaners. We are licensed dealers of Brother, Janome, Simplicity and Miele brands. We are also a service center for all home-based sewing machines and select vacuum cleaner repairs.

Stop by today and look around.

Business Hours:

Monday-Friday        10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday              10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday                Closed 

Frequently Asked Questions


What are basic sewing supplies?
-Straight pins, snips, scissors, etc.

Do I need to make a deposit to hold my place in class?
-Yes, a deposit is needed to reserve your place in class.

What happens if I can’t come to the class?
-You will receive an in-store credit for the cost of the class if a 24 hour notice is given.

What happens if the store cancels the class?
-If the instructor / store cancels the class, your deposit will be refunded

Do I need to bring my machine to class?
-Yes, you can bring your own machine as long it’s in good working order and you are familiar with operating the machine. If your machine was purchased from the Rivergate Sewing & Vacuum Center, we will be familiar with it and may be able to provide assistance. If the machine was purchased elsewhere, we may /may not be able to provide operating assistance or accessories.

What do I do about lunch for all day classes?
-You may want to bring a sandwich. Drinks are available. Also, there are many restaurants close by if you wish to step out for lunch.

Can I bring someone else with me such as my mom or my son/daughter?
-No children or other non-paying persons are allowed to accompany class participant.