Are you a cruiser who needs your sails repaired? Are you a racer who is looking for a quick turnaround? Looking for someone to take on your non-sailing industrial sewing projects? Marchal Sailmakers can help.

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Come visit our loft and learn more about what we can do for you.

We're located at 2021 Alaska Packer Pl., Suite 18 in Alameda.

Hours: M-F, 9a to 5p.

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Located in Alameda, California, Marchal Sailmakers is a full service sail loft with a focus on sail repair.
By specializing in sail repair, we can concentrate on your needs and provide you with the personal attention you deserve.
With over 25 years of local and international sailmaking experience, we have the background and knowledge to assist you…whether the job is big or small, we can handle it.
Ranging from simple sewn banners and flags, to the highest technology aerospace products, Marchal Sailmakers can show you the way.
Please come by and visit us in the historic Alaska Packer building at Grand Marina on the Alameda Estuary.

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Always nice to see one of the sails we made sailing in front of the house.

Chris sailing his home built Goat Island Skiff out on the estuary.
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Just made up another batch of gear bags. Come on by and pick one out. ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago

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Kelley DonovanPlease set one aside for me? Can swing by Friday.2 weeks ago   ·  1
Jillian HumphreysI may need one -four custom made2 weeks ago   ·  1
Kimberly PaternosterI like them.2 weeks ago

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Shared from Latitude 38. We did a bunch of work for these three and wish them the best of luck on their mission.

The youthful crew of Victoria, BC-based Stay Gold takes a break from their preparations at Sequoia YC to strike a pose. They plan to collect research samples both going to and coming back from Hawaii, before cruising Mexico.
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Four years ago today we opened Marchal Sailmakers. At the time I didn't really know what to expect, or if I even knew what I was really doing. Today we are coming off of our best quarter ever, and have a loyal and growing group of customers, and our first employee.

I just wanted to thank everybody for their support and we look forward to working with you all in the future.

Lots of new things are coming, so watch this space.

Thank you,

Dominic, Dina, and Walter.
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4 weeks ago

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Delane CooperCongratulations! No boat but oodles of love & support ;-)4 weeks ago
Rich HudnutPaying the dog in food does not count as an employee ;) Congrats…4 weeks ago   ·  1
Nancy WikerCongrats! Dedication to craftsmanship and hard work pay off! Raise a glass and celebrate!!!4 weeks ago
Jim HildYea Walter !!!!4 weeks ago
Tena Dauler CarrOur Dynamite crew is so glad we found you.4 weeks ago
Bryan CrowleyDominic, thanks so much for the jib on my Coronado 35. It has been a dream!!4 weeks ago
Sam RayThat Walter is one heck of a salesman.4 weeks ago
Jillian HumphreysLove supporting local!!!4 weeks ago
Bea MewesedWe believe in you!4 weeks ago
Latitude 38 MagazineCongratulations on your fourth anniversary!4 weeks ago   ·  1

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