Sewing and quilting have reached new heights of popularity recently – and with good reason! As more and more stores are inundated with cheaply-made clothing it can feel refreshing to return to the concept of quality, handmade items.
As a hobby, sewing keeps your hands and your mind occupied in a useful way. Instead of binge-watching Netflix on your days off, you could be using your creativity and gaining a skill. The best part is that you can end up with high-quality clothing and household items as a reward for your hard work.
Monthly sewing boxes make staying involved with the craft easy and fun to do. There are options for beginners to experts, and for those who prefer quilting, embroidery, or using their sewing machines. Stay inspired and creative every single month with these sewing subscription boxes.
# of Items
|Pins+Needles Kits||Monthly sewing kits to complete various projects. Includes fabric, thread, pattern, and notions.||
|$24.95 – $39.95/month||Worldwide|
|Quilt Crates||Quilting supplies including 1 yard of fabric, notions and patterns. Also includes tools like rulers, heat press, and needles.||
|$25.95/month or $89.95/ 2 months||Worldwide|
|Patchwork Parcel||Pattern, batting, notions, and all the fabric needed to create a small sewing project every month.||
|Inspirations Club||Fabric, trims, buttons and other materials to create two projects every month.||
Material for 2 projects
|£10.00 – £50.00/ month||Worldwide|
|Ankara and Lace||A selection of colorful African fabric delivered to you based on your personal style.||
|$21.99 – $97.99||Worldwide|
Price: $24.95 – $39.95/ month
About the box: Pins+Needles kits provide you with the materials needed to create a sewing project every month. There are two options, one with smaller projects that is ideal for beginners and a premium option for bigger projects.
The Fun Bag Project Kit (for smaller projects) contains up to 1 yard of fabric, 1 spool of thread, 1 pattern and any necessary notions to complete the pattern. This is the ideal kit for a “confident beginner,” and finished projects are things like zipper bags, tote bags, and aprons.
The Premium Project Box comes with everything in the Fun Bag kit except it can include up to 1.5 yards of fabric. Bigger projects include things like tote bags and wall hangings.
The company posts tutorials on their facebook page for their various projects and also encourages subscribers to share the projects that they have made. This makes it a great option for those of you who are beginning their sewing journey and/or are looking for a community of fellow crafters.
They ship between the 5th-8th of every month.
Price: $25.95/month or $89.95/ 2 months for the embroidery crate
About the box: Quilt Crates is looking to inspire your next quilting project. Each box comes with a yard of high-quality, colorful fabric as well as a pattern for this month’s project.
The box will also include quilting notions such as scissors, needles, thread, and the latest quilting gadgets on the market. Quilt Crate will ensure that you always have the tools necessary to work on your craft and will make sure you stay inspired and up-to-date in the quilting world.
Quilt Crates also offers a bi-monthly Embroidery Crate for the embroidery enthusiasts out there.
Each box is worth over $100 in products and includes items such as stabilizers, design packs, downloadables, thread, and other embroidery notions. Perhaps you have a love of embroidery or perhaps you want to up your quilting game with a personal embroidered touch on your masterpieces.
If you subscribe from the 21st – 9th your box will ship on the 10th. If you subscribe from the 10th – 20th it will ship on the 26th.
About the box: Patchwork Parcel offers two different monthly sewing box options, both for sewing/quilting beginners and seasoned experts looking to remain inspired.
The Quilt Kit contains a pattern, batting, notions and all the fabric required to complete one small sewing project (such as a table runner) every month. This is an excellent option for people who are learning to sew, or who want to make sure that they are using their sewing skills every month, without the hassle of collecting all the materials for a project. It will also be sure to leave you with plenty of handmade gifts ready for you to give to your loved ones.
The Fabric Bundle includes 6 quilt-shop quality coordinating fabrics every month. It features 1 yard of a focal print, 1 yard of a light/blender fabric, and four ½ yard cuts of coordinates. It also includes a pattern card for a traditional block. There are a variety of fabrics each month such as florals, paisleys, and tone-on-tone fabrics. This is a great option for a more seasoned quilter or any of you fabric junkies out there!
They ship on the 21st of every month.
Price: £10.00 – £50.00/ month
About the box: Inspirations Club has five different subscription options for you to choose from and each one wants to inspire you to create.
The Basic Package comes with fabrics, ribbons, buttons and other accessories. It also includes project ideas and enough material for you to make two projects each month such as pouches, pillows, and cute little decorative animals.
The Truly Inspired package is similar but contains even more materials for you to make even more projects.
Inspirations club also offers Fabricaholics boxes which contain 100% cotton fabrics. There are three size options: six fat quarters, six half meter bundles, or four designer meter bundles.
Inspirations Club promises to inspire, and every month you should have material leftover after completing your project to add to your stash. You will be able to create even more by saving the extras!
They ship on the 1st of every month.
Price: $21.99 – $97.99/ month
About the box: Ankara and Lace specialize in vibrant and colorful African fabrics. These lively prints can be used to decorate your home or to create unique fashion items like headwraps and dresses. Their facebook page is filled with stunning designs for you to gain inspiration.
This box is excellent for experienced sewers who love the style of African print, Ankara, kente cloth and mud cloth fabrics. There are several subscription options for you to choose from depending on your needs. You may select to have 3, 6, 12, or 18 yards of fabric delivered to you either every month or every three months.
All of the fabric chosen by Ankara and Lace is extremely beautiful and of high quality. These fabrics will be sure to keep you inspired to create and leave you with unique clothing and furniture pieces you can be sure no one else will have. Styles are picked for you based on a style quiz that you do when you sign up.
With so many subscription box for sewing out there, there is no reason for you to be slacking off with your projects! Every single one of these options will be sure to inspire you.
If you love to sew and create but you feel like you are in a sewing slump, why not try out one of these subscription options?
If you have always wanted to learn how to sew, this is your time to shine as well. With materials delivered right to your door and online tutorials to make things super simple, there is nothing stopping you from learning this valuable skill.
Just think of the beautiful things you can create and the handmade gifts you can make for your loved ones. The possibilities are endless!