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With over 25,000sqft of space, the A-Best Showroom has dozens
of machines on display where you can sit down with one of our solutions
consultants for a test drive. We have hundreds of machines available at all
price ranges, so you have plenty to choose from.

Below we’ve included some of our featured products including
sewing machines, vacuum cleaners, and home care products such as air purifiers.

A-Best has a phenomenal Trade-Up Guarantee, which means that you have up to one year from the date you purchased your machine to either upgrade to a better machine or trade-in for a different one. A-Best will give you full retail value for that trade-in machine.

We offer competitive pricing which includes our Price-match Guarantee, so you are
sure to get the best deals.

Give us a call at 507-377-8244 and speak with a solutions consultant or stop by the store and we will be happy to assist you with your sewing and vacuum needs.

You can click the button below to schedule a demo of your dream machine now!

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Baby Lock Joy

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Looking for your first machine, or a gift to get a friend or family member started? The Baby Lock Joy sewing machine is sure to help you find the genuine joy of sewing. Read more and watch our tutorial video.

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Janome HD 3000

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Great for beginners, the Janome HD3000machine has a wide array of modern stitches and can manage tough materials required for patching and repairs. Read more and watch our tutorial video.

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Janome Continental M7

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The Janome Continental M7 is one of the strongest and most robust home sewing machines available and still provides a smooth, high-performance sewing experience. Read more and watch our tutorial video.

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Janome Sewist 780DC

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The Janome Sewist 780DC is a simple to use, fully computerized sewing machine packed with time saving features. This lightweight machine is perfect for sewing on the go. Read more and watch our tutorial video.

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Luminaire XP2

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This revolutionary machine is multifunctional for embroidery, sewing and quilting. It is easy to use and has a small table top footprint to give you maximum space for sewing and crafting wherever you are.

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1055X 10-Needle Embroidery

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This revolutionary machine makes embroidery so much easier and fun. It is simple to use and is capable of handling complex embroidery with ease.

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Janome Sewist 725S

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The Janome Sewist 725S is a great value, compact and fully mechanical. Watch the review to learn more about its wonderful features.

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Simplicity S65 Vacuum

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With the Simplicity S65 cordless vacuum, the company has combined the convenience of a cordless vacuum with the power of a conventional vacuum. The Simplicity S65 is designed with you in mind. It gives you the cleaning performance you need and love without the heavy lifting.

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Baby Lock Jubilant

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This machine is great for beginning and intermediate sewists that want to build their skills on an easy to use machine. The Baby Lock Jubilant sewing machine is a great option for sewists looking to add to their crafting skills or create sewing projects around the home.

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Janome Air Thread 2000

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Serging Simplified. Every project is easier with the right tools for the job, and the AirThread 2000D provides all the tools you need to deliver professional quality finishing. With Janome's One-Push Air Threading System the tedious threading of upper and lower loopers is a thing of the past. The 8-Piece Feed Dog System will easily grab and feed your fabric, from slinky knits to denim, the AT2000D will meet the challenges of your sewing projects.

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Miele Triflex

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Cordless stick vacuum cleaner With high-performance vortex technology.
-Innovative 3-in-1 function for ultimate flexibility
-As powerful as a full size Miele vacuum cleaner
-Replaceable Li-ion rechargeable battery. Up to 60 min runtime
-Maintenance free Hygiene lifetime filter
-11" wide Electrobrush for all types of flooring

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Baby Lock Triumph

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The Baby Lock Triumph serger conquers serging in a way you never thought possible thanks to RevolutionAir threading. Thread the loopers with just the touch of a button and then thread the needles automatically with the touch of another button! You'll have more time to focus on your creativity than worrying about setting up your machine. The Triumph also has all the features you've come to expect from Baby Lock Sergers that make all your creative dreams a reality.


Janome QMP20

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The Quilt Maker Pro is advancing your quilting capabilities. Janome, the leader in innovative products that have changed the sewing industry, offers a long arm format sewing and quilting machine with both precision and cruise stitch regulation. The Quilt Maker Pro 20 offers an adjustable height, customizable handlebar buttons, and speeds of up to 2,500.

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Baby Lock Regalia

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Give your quilting projects the royal treatment on the Regalia-Baby Lock's largest longarm machine yet! With 20" of workspace and a lighting-fast 2,500 stitches per minute, the Baby Lock Regalia longarm quilting machine is ready to easily finish quilts of any size. It features a built-in Stitch Regulator that ensures smooth, precise stitching for a harmonious finish.

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Baby Lock Soprano

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Looking for an easier place to start quilting? You’ve found it with the Baby Lock Soprano sewing and quilting machine. It’s simple to get started and even easier to finish quickly thanks to the Soprano’s user-friendly features. It also comes complete 300 built-in stitches and 16 feet, making sure you never miss a beat!

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Baby Lock Aventura II

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Discover new paths to creativity with the Baby Lock Aventura II sewing and embroidery machine. Powered by Baby Lock IQ Technology, The Aventura II makes every step easier. Create your own designs and load them onto the machine with two-way USB connectivity or use any of the 181 of built-in designs and editing features.

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Check out the latest sewing machine models online. You’ll find Baby Lock, Brother, Janome and other brands to fit your sewing needs. Call or visit our store for the best promotions and packages.

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Floor Care

Come in and test drive our amazing vacuum cleaner selection


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Looking for a new vacuum cleaner to be shipped to your front door to keep your floor in tip-top shape. We carry the best models from Riccar and Simplicity, plus other great floor care products. Call us to price match.

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Home Care

Look in-store for air purification and cleaning solutions

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From air purification to safe and sustainable cleaning products, we’ve got your covered. See our online selection of home care products to keep your home safe and healthy. Browse for all of our product offerings.

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A-Best Sew & Vac is the Midwest’s largest, premiere destination for full-service sewing machine and vacuum needs, located in Albert Lea, MN at the crossroads of I-35 and I-90. We carry top brands in sewing machines, vacuum cleaners and home care products, including sustainable cleaning products. Janome, Brother, Baby Lock, Miele, Riccar, Simplicity, Accuquilt, and GreenTech are just a few of our favorite, quality brands. 

We have a 25,000 square foot showroom and Education Center and though A-Best is a local small-town shop, it’s standards of excellence are internationally recognized bringing international executives from major sewing manufacturing brands to see what is so special about this local home town operation.

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