How To: Get started sewing with the right sewing tools

Get started sewing with the right sewing tools

It's pretty much common knowledge that a successful sewing kit requires several different sizes of needles as well as differently colored thread. And if you're solely focused on patching up those favorite JBrand jeans of yours or a hole in a T-shirt, then that may be all you need.

But if you're a fashion student making garments, you'll need a few more tools in your sewing arsenal. Watch this video to learn what you need to get started sewing.

Sewing Box: Michaels
Paper Sheers: Texas Art Supplies
Fabric Sheers: Singer at Joann Fabrics
Thread Clipper: Joann Fabrics
Pinking Sheers: Joann Fabrics
Rotary Cutter: Hancock Fabrics
Prisma Color Pencil White/Black: Texas Art Supplies
Chalk: Office Max
Tracing Wheel: Joann fabrics
Pins: Hancock Fabrics
Seam Ripper: Hancock Fabrics
X-acto Knif: Texas Art Supplies
Seam Gauge: Joann fabrics
Hand Sewing Needles: Joann fabrics
Adjustable Thimble: Joann fabrics
Measuring Tape: Hancock Fabrics

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