The Sewing Machine Page!


Lots of machine related stuff here, from the latest electronic gadgetry back to the hand cranked and treadled beauties of the past.  This list is biased towards UK sites: there will be many sites added that are NOT UK based, but wherever possible the UK site is given preference, particularly in the Brands and Dealers sections.

Collectors Restoration Buying Advice Brands Dealers
Sites of those who collect old sewing machines Links to some serious restoration projects and information, and a couple of dealers on old sewing machine parts. What to do when looking for a sewing machine Makes of machine and Places to buy them!
Antique & Vintage Sewing Machine Museum Treadle On: The Home of People Powered Sewing! FAQ: What Sewing Machine Should I buy?

Advice you need to read when starting to look for a new machine

Bernina Sewing Shop UK Bamber Sewing Machines

Lots of makes: good advice, good service.


Damascus Annie


The NeedleBar

Help with old sewing machines, for collectors and restorers by collectors and restorers.  There's also a forum for discussing your treasures.

SM Packing Series

How to pack a sewing machine for posting

Brother sewing Machines Howden's Sewing Machines
Featherweight Fanatics Home Page Helen Howes Textiles - Home Page

Helen supplies parts for old machines.  Very helpful, UK based lady.

  Elna Jaycotts
Graham Forsdyke eBay My World - stitchesintime

Cindy's ebay store.  Another very useful supplier of bits...  This time USA based.


Jems Sewing Machine Centre

19 Sun Street, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2HX

p: 01227456016  

f: 01227456016

No website, but useful RL shopping: machines, parts, servicing, thread, quilting & beading & knitting, classes...  Amazing what they fit into this tiny mediaeval shop!
Online Antique Sewing Machine Resource Page HQVHome

Husqvarna's home page

Singer UK
Vintage Sewing Machines & How They Work Janome Sewing Machines
Pfaff The World Of Sewing

Part of the Bromley Sewing Machines empire, and a great place to buy fabriic and get advice as well as sewing machines.


Toyota Sewing Direct

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