This is the answer to all the inquiries I get about certain sewing tools used in videos – a few of my favorite supplies under $20.
What basic sewing supplies do you need as a beginner? As part of the Learn to Sew in 2020 series, I’m sharing my top picks – everything from scissors, rotary cutters, self healing cutting mats, pins, fabric sources, and sewing machine accessories.
How much money should you spend on buying your first sewing machine? I share my own personal experiences with beginner to experienced sewist and how I made purchasing choices for sewing machines.
On a tight sewing budget? To help you choose your first or new sewing machine – I’ve compiled a list of 10 top rated (4 stars and up) models available on Amazon. Brands vary, but all are on the more affordable side.
Do you feel the cost of sewing machines, fabric, notions, and supplies is prohibitive to both novice and experienced sewing enthusiasts?