The glide-out embroidery module/hoop closet is included as a standard feature in the Embroidery Center and Embroidery Center Pro. It stores a variety of module and hoop sizes. It cannot be added to any other studio model.

The Embroidery Center has been designed to fit the Baby Lock Solaris, Destiny II, as well as a variety of Baby Lock and Brother machines. It also accommodates most other embroidery modules but does not fit the Viking Epic. We recommend confirming with your local Koala retailer to determine the best Studio to fit your machine.

The base model features are standard with each Creative Center base model but vary on companion models. The base model features include: adjustable foot control rest, XL electric glide lift, and outback leaf extension.

More than just a table or storage cabinet, Koala Studios are designed and built to complement your home, as well as inspire creativity. When using a Koala Studio, even when shared with other furniture, we consider this space to be your creative retreat.

The glide-out Thread Closet stores 100 spools of thread, up to mini-king size, on steel pegs. Four shelves tilt down for easy access to the back row of spools. It is included as a standard feature in the Embroidery Center and Maker Center. It cannot be added to any other models.

Your Koala Studio comes almost fully assembled. The only thing you will need to do to use your studio is to install casters and the outback leaf extension (if applicable to your studio of choice). Koala Studios has created instructions to finish the assembly of your Koala cabinet and accessories. View the cabinet assembly instructions here. View assembly instructions for older Koala Cabinet models here.

Yes, partial assembly is required. Each station is shipped with easy-to-follow assembly instructions.

No the studio ships with casters, and the base units and caddies are designed to be used with casters. The Serger Center can be used with or without casters and the Height Adjustable Center does not have the option for casters.

The XL lift has a dual motor rack and pinion mechanism which creates a strong and steady sewing and/or embroidery surface. The lift is approved and tested to hold up to 85 pounds.


Koala offers three convenient delivery options:

(1) Outside Front Door.

(2) Room of Choice, and our most inclusive.

(3) Top Drawer Delivery Plus Service. See more on Koala Studios delivery options.

Koala Studios ship throughout the United States.


All Koala Studios are assembled in our own West Chicago, Illinois, facility that is owned by an American third-generation family run business.

Your Koala Studio may be cleaned with a damp cloth, then wiped dry if necessary, mild soap and water may be used. Do not use oils, waxes, bleach or abrasives. Don’t place near sources of moisture. Avoid setting anything hot on the tabletop. Avoid exposure to extreme temperatures and extreme sunlight exposure.

The finish is a thick vinyl veneer that is mar-resistant, water resistant, and beautiful. Veneer of this quality has a wonderful richness of color but is not bullet proof. Take care when using scissors, notions, and other accessories. If ever a component of the studio is severely damaged, it can be replaced and will match perfectly.

The materials used in building Koala Studios were chosen so that each Studio could be made with rounded beveled edges that eliminate sharp edges and corners that snag fabrics. This design element also provides the operator comfort and enjoyment of a beautiful finished piece of furniture.

To incorporate these design advantages, the wood core must be made from a dense, high-grade, 3/4 in. thick fiberboard with no imperfections and shaped with a computer-controlled diamond tip router. Once shaped, the board is then finished with a beautiful, thick vinyl veneer that is hard-wearing, scratch-resistant, water resistant, and easy to clean.

You can configure the perfect studio for you and order right here from our website! If you would prefer to see the studio line in person before ordering, find your local retailer here.

Did you get your new Koala Studio but not the manual? You can download your owner's manual here. All Koala Studios use this same manual.

Contact your local Koala Retailer to order any replacement parts needed. Find a Koala Retailer near you.

The Koala SewComfort Chair has a recommended weight limit of 50 lbs.

Seat Height from floor- Up- 27-1/8" Down- 19-3/4"

Seat Back Height- Up- 46-1/2" Down- 37-3/4" 

Seat back tilts back 6-1/8" from vertical, and tilts forward 3" from vertical. The Seat back also adjusts a total of 4" up and down in reference to seat position.

The seat back measures 20" high and 19" wide. The seat measures 18" front to back and 19" wide

The top of the foot rest site 6-3/4" from the floor, the casters are 2" in diameter each, and the total footprint of the chair is 26-1/2" in diameter.

The XL lift has a dual motor rack and pinion mechanism which creates a strong and steady sewing and/or embroidery surface. The lift is approved and tested to hold up to 85 pounds.

Use our useful assembly videos for step by step instructions on how to assemble your Koala Studios Creative Center or Caddy. All videos are available here.

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