We’ve all been there: searching through a flea market stall or Grandma’s attic heaped with sewing supplies from another era. Old trims, broken items, thread on wooden spools and dusty pin cushions abound. Most people assume that these items have little to no value, but that’s simply not true! While many sewing items are not valued today, there are others which consistently sell well across the board and we’re here to help you figure out if you have any of the these treasures in your old sewing box! Here are the 10 most valuable antique and vintage sewing items for collectors.
10) Antique Thimbles
We’re not talking just any old thimble. Collectible thimbles, sometimes sold as souvenirs or keepsakes, and modern thimbles are not what we’re talking about here. They may be a cute collection, but for real value antique thimbles are where it’s at.