Sewing at GetMaking

Find your zen with hand sewing from Alabama Chanin, and embrace the world of modern quilt making with Latifa Saafir patterns and tools.

Alabama Chanin has become famous for taking traditional sewing techniques that our great-grandmothers used and making beautifully crafted clothes for everyday wear. Our DIY Kits and the Alabama Studio series of DIY books give you the materials and the skills to create your own Alabama Chanin style wardrobe.

We also have available the famously strong Coats Button Craft Thread that is used in the Alabama Chanin DIY kits, perfect for all hand-sewing projects.

Latifah Saafir is one of the leading talents of the modern quilting world, known for her bold use of colour and modern aesthetic. One of the founders of the Modern Quilt Guild, a renowned teacher and a regular exhibitor - we are excited to have Latifah's range of patterns and tools at GetMaking.