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Whether you are an experienced seamstress or just learning how to sew there are certain sewing supplies you will  want to have on hand to make your sewing experience a little easier.  With so many options available today it can be a bit overwhelming.

This page is all about finding the sewing tools and equipment you will need and want, to help build your own personal sewing kit. To help you decide, we have researched different products to make the process easier for you. 

1. Singer Bundle - Detail Scissors, Thread Snips, 8.5" Scissors

  • SINGER ProSeries 5” thread snips to easily snip away unwanted fabric threads
  • SINGER ProSeries 8.5” heavy Duty scissors with a bent handle for cutting fabric
  • SINGER ProSeries 4.5” detail scissors with a precise NANO tip for small details
  • Quality steel Construction
  • Ergonomic comfort-grip handles

2. Fiskars 12-94458697WJ Pinking Shears

  • Scissor length 8 inches
  • Stainless-steel blades
  • Bent handle design
  • Sawtooth blades that leaves zigzag pattern

3. Fiskars Crafts 95237097J Rotary Sewing Cutting Set

  • Stick Rotary Cutter with rolling 45 mm blade
  • Rolling blade cuts multiple layers
  • Extra-large 18 x 24 inch cutting mat
  • Mat has measuring grid and self-healing double-sided surface 
  • 6.5 inch x 24 inch clear acrylic ruler to see where you are cutting 

4. Dritz 68-9 Pearlized Straight Pins

  • Size 24 6mm white pearlized pins
  • 1-1/2″ long straight pins
  • 100 pins per package
  • Pins are nickel plated

5. Dritz NR-356 Tomato Pin Cushion

  • Red tomato shape
  • 2-3/4″ size pin cushion
  • For storing pins and needles
  • Strawberry emery for cleaning pins and needles

6. Dritz 638 Deluxe Seam Ripper

  • Deluxe seam ripper for removing stitches
  • Comes with clear plastic cap
  • Has safety ball to protect fabric
  • Made from hardened steel 

7. HAITRAL 60-Spool Thread Rack

  • Keeps your thread spools and bobbins organized
  • Made of natural beech wood
  • Dimensions are 15.7” x 12.6” x 11”
  • Distance and height of each spindle are 1.6”

8. HeatnBond Hem Iron-On Super Weight Adhesive

  • Iron-on, double-sided adhesive for easily and permanently hemming garments
  • No-sew, simply iron the hem together, creates a clean hem in seconds
  • Super Weight works on heavier fabrics like heavy cotton, denim, suede, wool and corduroy
  • Use White for light colored fabrics and black for dark colored fabrics
  • Heat activated, permanent, double-sided adhesive

9. 60 Inch Body Measure Tape

  • Measures any body part including arm, thigh, calf, chest, waist, hips, and more
  • Measures up to 60 inches in length
  • Has pin lock feature to get accurate and snug readings
  • Ergonomic and portable design which makes it easy to store anywhere
  • Has large and clear marks in both Inches and cm

10. Dritz 620 Sewing Gauge

  • Includes sliding marker that can be removed and will stay place
  • Use for repeat markings and even spacing.
  • Sets distance to measure and mark hems
  • Can be used to mark buttonhole spacing and length

11. SINGER 00258 Extra Long Vinyl Tape Measure

  • Flexible vinyl tape measures is 96″ long
  • Can be used for measuring flat and curved surfaces
  • Black print on yellow tape for easing reading
  • Shows inches and centimeters

12. SINGER 00276 Assorted Hand Needles

  • Set of 25 multi-sized hand needles
  • Needles come secure in click-to-open durable plastic compact
  • Include betweens, darners, sharps and embroidery needles
  • Needle uses for general sewing projects and embroidery

13. SINGER Universal Regular Point Sewing Machine Needles

  • Set of 10 regular point sewing machine needles in plastic case
  • Four size 80/11 needles for lightweight fabrics
  • Four size 90/14 needles for medium weight fabrics
  • Two size 100/16 needles for heavyweight fabrics

14. Madam Sew Chalk Fabric Marker for Sewing and Quilting

  • Make temporary markings on garments
  • Dosing wheel technology ensures consistent, even dispensing of chalk
  • Compatible with all fabrics
  • Chalk stays put on fabrics without unintentionally brushing-off
  • Available in 3 colors

15. Dritz 204-M Soft Comfort Thimble- Size Medium

  • Ideal for sewing, quilting and crafting
  • Soft sides provide comfort
  • Openings allow finger to breath
  • Hard textured tip protects finger and prevents needle from slipping