Store Hours

Monday, 12 pm - 6 pm, Tuesday to Friday, 11 am - 7 pm, Saturday, 10 am - 6 pm, Sunday, 11 am - 5 pm

2014 Holiday Closings:

The City Quilter will be closed on Sunday, May 25; Monday, May 26; Friday, July 4; Sunday, August 31;
Monday, September 1; Thursday, November 27; Thursday, December 25


The City Quilter is located at 133 West 25th Street, which is between 6th (also called Avenue of the Americas) and 7th Avenues.

Subway: Take any subway that leaves you off at 23rd Street. We are within 5 minutes walking distance of these lines: 1, C, E, F, R. On the East Side, the #6 line's 23rd Street stop is about a 15 minute walk. For specific subway route information, please see the NY Transit Authority’s subway map:

Bus: The Number M20 runs from midtown Manhattan, down 7th Avenue. You simply get off nearest to 25th Street. For more bus options, please see the MTA’s comprehensive bus map:

Train: Penn Station is at 33rd Street and Seventh Avenue for the Long Island Railroad, New Jersey Transit, and Amtrak. Also, the PATH train from New Jersey stops at 23rd Street and 6th Avenue.

Parking: Commercial parking garages are located nearby.
These are the two closest locations: 112 West 25th Street and 159 West 24th Street.

map of the area

The Area

We are located in Manhattan’s Chelsea District, the center of retail in the 19th Century. Today, this tradition continues. With numerous interesting specialty stores like Bang and Olufsen (audio/video), Jo Malone (fragrances) and Ann Sacks (tile), and many major stores including Old Navy, buybuy Baby, Eileen Fisher, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Barnes & Noble, Whole Foods, and the Container Store.

Chelsea has become THE major art gallery location in Manhattan over the past four years, and there are now more than 175 art galleries between 10th and 11th Avenues, and 17th and 25th Streets. Gallery listings can be found at these sites: and

Two minutes walk from the shop is the Fashion Institute of Technology, the nation’s largest educational institution devoted to fashion and fabric. FIT’s Museum has exhibitions that might be of interest to visitors. Learn about the current show and hours via their web site:

Within a ten minute walk is the world renowned Garment/Fashion District, bounded by 5th and 9th Avenues, and by 35th and 41st Streets. For more information, go to

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