You need a good quality tape measure when sewing, one that's not going to stretch out of shape and let you down when taking measurements.
This lovely strong tape measure has metric and imperial markings.
Our brand new e-gift cards are the perfect present for the avid seamstress in your life. Available online only the e-gift cards can be spent on any of our printed sewing patterns, kits and workshops *
Available in different amounts, you can choose an e-gift card to be sent directly to the recipient or to yourself. And, the amount doesn't have to be spent in one transaction – the balance can be carried over, meaning there's no pressure to spend it all at once.
If you know someone who loves to sew or wants to start sewing, and you're really not sure what to get him or her, choose an e-gift card from The Avid Seamstress. Your special someone will be able to choose from a range of fabulous sewing goodies no matter what skill level they're at.
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Probably the most beautiful pins on the planet, these are such a pleasure to work with and your project looks pretty too - what's not to love?
The pins slide through your fabric and the flat head is convenient for machine stitching and ironing. The long pins can hold together many layers of fabric.
Each pack contains 20 pins.
A metal gauge with sliding pointer for hem and seam allowance consistency.
A great time-saving device. Set it to the desired length, measure and mark, and you're done.