Antique and Vintage Sewing Tools | Collectors Weekly
A restored machine in good condition. Sews well and has a knee actuated control for the motor speed which means there is no place to store your sewing tools Does need a new belt All sewing tools included. Vintage hand painted timber tool box with partitions country style storage craft display one partitation has discolour on the base this can be creatively addressed Singer sky blue Sewing Box, carry case with lift out tray 36cm, 24cm, 21cm, no splits or cracks clean. Wooden handled vintage tool used for tracing patterns for clothing and for stitch scoring in leathermaking. It is 18cm long and was made in s.
A machine made embroidery probably dating from around the 's, makers name of J. A charming example of Georgian silver sewing ware. This is wheel shaped cotton waxer. The base and top are flower embossed silver, which screw together via a central spine and A superb German silver thimble in a presentation box.
At Bleasdales we have the great privilege of seeing some of the world's finest antique sewing tools and accessories. We always enjoy encouraging greater interest in this field of collecting because so many of the wonderful objects that we see have been made with great craftsmanship and the designs are often imbued with beauty and humour sometimes simultaneously! While many of these tools were simply devised to solve practical problems for the men and women who originally used them they provide a very tangible link to our past. We hope you find the information about the history of specialist tools and accessories interesting and informative. Please click on the tabs on the left hand side of the screen to find out more about specific sewing tools and accessories.