- The best sewing machine site I've seen - antiques, service tips,
stories and a whole lot more.
machine pioneer Elias Howe
a Sewing Machine - PDF
of ISO Stitches
Sewing Machines and How They Work - with animations.
Wrong - Tips,
news, and information on a variety of projects.
Patterns Online - Online
fashion collections for great new suits, the season's best
dresses, Halloween costumes and crafts.
Machines and Patterns Review - Sewing
machines reviewed and online classes, plus store, merchant gallery
and message board.
Charmer - Gallery
of men's underwear decorated with lace and ribbon. Instructions
for sewing boxer and bikini with free patterns.
Geeky - Features
pattern reviews, a sewing journal, and links.
at AllCrafts - More
than 40 free patterns, techniques and links.
Patterns Design Ltd. -
A membership pattern company to help you find patterns that
and Bra FAQs Underwire
and bra FAQs. (rec.crafts.textiles.sewing)
World - Features
discussion forums, sewing information, and software resources.
Muse - An index to
articles published in Threads magazine since 1985.
Sewing resources and content for people with interests and skills
in sewing at all levels, including message boards and online
community, swaps, products, instruction, events calendar,
patterns, and chat.
What's New - Online
community for sewers and quilters. Includes tips, free patterns
Clothing Using Your Sewing Skills -
How to sew used and old textiles into new clothing.
Craft Book: Sewing Patterns - Free
online sewing patterns for pillows, pin cushions, aprons, stuffed
animals and dolls.
Seams - Free sewing
patterns and projects with a modern flair, for all levels of
Stretchy - How to draft
sewing patterns for various styles of a custom-fit catsuit, plus a
few other projects, including some very simple unrelated winter
garment projects in fleece.
Applique Patterns -
Offers free wearable applique patterns for apparel. Includes
Windows - Offers
illustrated instructions on making basic soft furnishings.
Features a discussion forum.
Line Media and Sew/Fit -
Instructional and sewing projects on DVDs, plus the Sew/Fit method
on making patterns fit.
for Belly Dance -
Patterns, designs and techniques in the costumes I have made so
far. This site will provide basic information for beginner sewers
Window Treatments -
Designing and sewing window treatments. Contact information
included. Located in Canton, Georgia.
Information and links to sewing guilds, companies, and online
Sewing for home decor, including classes and how-to videos.
Information - Information
on textiles, fashion design, and a gallery of projects.
Gone Wild - Five
gallon bucket organizer pattern for crafts, dollmaking and quilt
supplies. Easy-to-make and follow pattern, one-piece body.
Home Sewing and Embroidery -
Brother product information, free designs and instructions online,
and helpful hints.
Sewing FAQ - Answers
frequently asked questions about sewing and provides lots of handy
information about sewing tools, techniques, and resources.
Supply - Bra making
information, fabrics, supplies, classes, resources and designers.
Discussion board for sewing, embroidery, knitting, and serger
Repair and How-To Tips -
Selling sewing and embroidery machines, sergers, parts and
accessories. How-to tips and book recommendations for building
Sewing Tip Exchange - A
sewing tips exchange. Includes garment construction, machine
troubleshooting, sewing for children and heirloom sewing tips.
Features a "Tip of the Week".
Home of sewing on the web. How to sew, resources, frugal sewing,
patterns, projects, interactive community, sewing dictionary,
newsletter, tips, response to members' needs, and up to date
Sewing - Smocking
and sewing projects and how to's.
and Fabric Tips at Carole's Corner -
Site for sewing enthusiasts, providing tips, tricks and techniques
for all sewing skill levels, including Ask Carole, her forum about
sewing and fabric related subjects.
Instructions for handmade clothing for infants and children and
machine embroidery designs.
USA - Offers
information about sewing machines: threading diagrams, owners
manuals, repair instructions.
Forums - Embroidery
discussion forums and resource group.
Renee's Sewing Room -
Features a large list of links, projects, and resources.
at Home Forum -
Message forum for sharing sewing problems, tips, and information.
The extensive McCall's Alicyn bridal pattern collection is
displayed. Tips and advice on fabric, lace, figure types. Message
U-Sew Site - Simple
ways to do clothing alterations and repairs.
for Children - Tips
on making clothing for children published by Nebraska Cooperative
Extension at the University of Nebraska. Many other sewing links
Perfect - Custom
sewn creations including wedding dresses, ball gowns, costumes and
suits. Contact information included.
Hardy Patterns - Sewing
patterns for women's, men's and children's equestrian and western
wear for competitive riders and special occasions.
Sewing - Lessons on
making a skirt or a pair of pants. Caring for sewing machine.
Buying a sewing machine tips.
What! - Sewing
company that offers custom home decor such as slipcovers, window
treatments, kids furniture, and baby bedding. Slipcover classes
also taught. Located in Peoria, AZ.
Frumps - Pictures
of hand crafted garments including smocking, heirloom, movie
costumes, Titanic dresses, flower girl dresses and Halloween
Fabric for Use -
Description and illustrations on grainline and body, returning
fabric to grain perfection and pre-shrinking fabrics.
Aprons and Crafts -
Larysa Patury designs and makes vests, aprons, western shirts,
dresses, skirts, U-shaped neck pillows. Contact information on
from Better Homes and Gardens
- Directory of sewing terms and directions for free projects.