Christmas Sewing Gifts

Christmas Gift Guide 2018

Christmas is the perfect opportunity to get your hands on those special little sewing treats. Whether you’re looking for a friend or want to give someone some helpful hints we’ve hand picked our favourite Christmas sewing gifts to suit every budget.

Pin cushions (£1.30 - £13.98)

If you’re looking for a sewing themed Christmas stocking filler our novelty pin cushions are super cute and will brighten up any sewing space. Choose from birds, owls, sheep and pretty dress forms. They’re almost too cute to put a pin in!

Owl pin cushion

Pattern weights (£10 - £12.84)

Our pretty pattern weights come in a range of designs - bees, flamingos, doughnuts and sewing themes. Not only are they lovely to look at they’re super slim making them easy to cut around. Easy cutting makes a happy sewer.

Pattern Weights

Simflex (£18)

Sewing buttonholes can be a tricky task, but this Simflex sewing gauge makes measuring and marking evenly spaced buttonholes easy peasy. Simply extend the gauge and use the helpful measurement markings to space your buttonholes perfectly every time. Now there's a fabulous sewing gift if ever I've seen one.

Simflex Measuring Gauge

Pink Olfa cutting mats (£22.34)

These pink self healing Olfa cutting mats are perfect for use with your favourite rotary cutter. Imperial markings on one side and metric on the other make it easy for any sewist to draw and cut accurately. Plus it’s pink. Need we say more?!

Pink Cutting Board

Clappers (£24)

These hardwood tailor’s point presser and clappers are handmade by a local craftsman. The user can achieve a truly professional finish to their handmade garments by using the point to press crisp corners and using the flat underside to maximise the effects of pressing and to flatten bulky seams. Saville Row has nothing on you!

Clapper

 

Rose gold scissor kit (£30.95)

A good quality pair of scissors is a must for any sewist. Even better if they’re this gorgeous rose gold colour and come with a matching thimble and stork design embroidery scissors. Pretty and practical they tick all the Christmas gift boxes.

Rose Gold Scissor Kit

Mettler thread case in Seralon or in Polysheen (£169.50)

Everyone loves a rainbow, right? Make it a rainbow of top quality Mettler thread and you’ve won any sewer over. These Mettler thread cases will have you prepared for any sewing project and help you keep your sewing space neat and tidy too.

Mettler Thread Case

Sewing Machines and Overlockers

If you’ve got your fingers and toes crossed Santa will be bringing you a shiny new sewing machine, overlocker, coverstitch or embroidery machine this Christmas take a look around our extensive range. Whether you’re a complete beginner or a super experienced stitcher we’ve got you covered with some fantastic deals too. Find our full range of machines here and our special offers all in one place here.

Plus now you can spread the cost with Paypal credit giving you four month's interest free credit see here for full details.

Husqvarna Viking Jade 20 Sewing Machine (Reduced from £589 to £399)

My top picks are the gorgeous Husqvarna Viking Jade 20 sewing machine, currently on offer, reduced from £589 to £399. Prices are correct at the time of publishing this post.

Perfect for all sewing disciplines and packed with innovative features such as a clever storage tray for storing the foot control and accessories, which slots neatly onto the front of the machine. Not to mention the 82 built in stitches, large space under the arm ideal for larger projects, the option for five different one step buttonholes and start stop button.

Husqvarna Jade 20 Sewing Machine

Janome Air Thread 2000D Professional Overlocker (Reduced from £899 to £699)

Brand new on the market is this pioneering jet air threading overlocker from Janome. For the first time Janome are able to offer a jet air threading overlocker taking all of the stress and frustration out of threading your overlocker. Simply insert the looper threads into the ports, push a lever and your threads magically feed through the machine. No tweezers, no messing and more time for sewing - yay!

Plus it has all the other features you would expect from a high spec overlocker such as easy conversion to a rolled hem, quick change between a 3 thread and a 2 thread overlocking stitch, differential feed and easily adjustable stitch lengths and widths.

Janome Air Thread 2000D Professional Overlocker

Gift vouchers £10 - £100

If you simply can’t make your mind up then ask for one of our gift vouchers available in denominations to suit any pocket. Then sit back relax and browse thousands of other sewing goodies at your leisure with a cuppa. Choosing your own Christmas sewing gift sounds like a whole lot of fun to me!

Gift Vouchers

I hope this has got you feeling excited about the festive season. The best thing about sewing gifts though - they're not just for Christmas and will give you pleasure in the months and years to come too.

Have fun sewing!

Lucy

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