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Teach an Essential Life Skill with These Learn-to-Sew Kits

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Your children may not grow up to be the next Vera Wang or Michael Kors, but they can certainly benefit from learning to sew. Knowing how to sew can come in handy when you need to fix a tear or replace a lost button, and it can help kids build fine motor skills and boost their concentration. Check out our top picks to help your kids master the art of sewing.

This learn-to-sew kit comes with fun projects that will appeal to any child. Plus, we like that it’s all contained in a reusable case that can double as additional storage when kids are done.

While this learn-to-sew kit doesn’t include scissors, you do get thread, pins, measuring tape and a mix of canvas and felt fabric to create simple projects for an afternoon of delight.

You’ll enjoy watching your kids use this learn-to-sew kit to grasp the basics of sewing. The fun projects come with foam pieces and thick cord. Kids build fine motor skills as they work.

This learn-to-sew kit includes five projects for kids 7 and up. You can make monster dolls or an iPhone case wallet. This pick comes with all the supplies you need to get started.

Easiest for Beginners

Parents will appreciate that this learn-to-sew kit comes with all the supplies to get started including measuring tape, scissors, thread, pins and felt materials.

Expert Commentary

Sewing is a fun activity that can help build fine motor skills, confidence and an interest in more complex projects. These kits are great picks for introducing key sewing techniques to your child so that they can develop a skill they’ll use throughout their life.

Our Expert Consultant

Melissa Spurling

Melissa holds a doctorate in pharmacy and is a home educator, co-teaching a high school chemistry class and a primary school class. Having taught two of her own children to read, write and traverse Singapore Math, Melissa has spent hundreds, if not thousands of hours researching and testing curriculum.


About The Author

Dorian Smith-Garcia

Dorian Smith-Garcia is a bridal and beauty expert/influencer and the creative director behind The Anti Bridezilla. She is a diverse writer across beauty, fashion, travel, consumer goods, and tech. When Dorian’s not writing she’s collecting stamps in her passport, learning new languages, or spending time with her husband and daughter.


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