If you have picked up the crafting bug and like the idea of buying the kit to do it, you'll be pleased to know that John Lewis has a Heritage range covering just that area. Within it, you'll find this John Lewis limited edition Heritage Sewing Machine.
An object that many people will hold dear is celebrated on this Heritage sewing machine tote by Stephanie Cole Design.
Yes, the bag celebrates the instantly recognisable looks of the Singer sewing machine, based on an original illustration by this Cirencester based designer. If you like this number, you may be pleased to learn that it is also available on a cushion.
The bag costs £6.95.
Buy it from her Etsy shop
We've long admired jewellery boutique In All Her Finery's eye for vintage inspired chic here at Retro To Go. Alongside quirky brand choices, their own brand creations provide a unique and high quality choice of retro costume jewels, like this Stitch 'n' Snip Necklace.
Using a Victorian style sewing machine and scissors as a pendant, the miniatures are as delicate and stylish as the real thing. Mounted on a long silver chain, this necklace is a piece that can brighten up any retro wardrobe.
It's available online from the In All Her Finery shop for £14.50.