Your "Grandmother's" Sewing Machine

By Eleanor Wong on

Tag: beautiful, sewing machine, creative, design, intricate, old fashioned, new england style patented sewing machine

Once upon a time in the age of sewing machines, a woman's most important task was knowing how to sew and to take care of her family.  Many young girls would begin to learn at a young age to further develop their sewing skills and prepare themselves for when they're married.

Sewing machines have evolved drastically from then to now and it is so amazing to see the transformation changes as our current technology advances.

Here is a New England Style Patented Sewing Machine from around the 1870's, which is currently in The Royal Alberta Museum's collection. [Read More...]

New England Patented Style Sewing Machine