Necchi Sewing Machine, 164 W. 25th St. near 7th Ave. (2002) Necchi Sewing Machine opened its 1st NY sales office in 1948. They moved into this bldg on 25th St. in '49 & remained here until ~ 1966/67. Sign painted by Harry Middleton of Mack Sign Co. in '51. (More on Mack Sign Co. see Mack page.) Original layout for the job, dated 6/18/51, still exists. Necchi is an Italian sewing machine manufactured in Pavia, Italia since the 1930s.