We specialize in the care and craft of vintage sewing machines.

From repairs and sales to classes and advice, we want to help you make the most of your sewing machine.


Ellen Collins Davis likes to make things and wants to change the world

Changing the world is a pretty tall order and we don’t expect to do it alone.That is the reasoning behind Textile Craft. Rescuing vintage sewing machines, teaching people to use sewing machines, preaching mending, repairing and upcycling before buying is a small yet viable contribution to making change in the world. 

Ellen Collins Davis

Our Founder

"Sewing is a basic life skill.  Everyone needs to know how to mend things and sew on a button."

I had a fun time teaching Simple Sewing