Sewing is important
For the fashionable, it spells the difference between what's in and what's not.
The clothes that you wear plays an important role in projecting how you are profiled, so they say, lending
credence to the saying that 'clothes make a man.'
After all, you portray a dignified look if you are dressed in a way that makes you look clean and fresh, much in
the same way that you create an impression of being untidy or unkempt if dressed sloppily.
But how can you make a living out of sewing? Unknown to many, a lot of individuals have seen the potential to
earn in the sewing business, whether it be just a simple or home-based service, that could involve exporting sewn
products if you look at the business on a larger scale.
In reality, the sewing business is currently one of today's fast-rising, good-paying businesses in the
The sewing business offers a broad range of services, covering a variety of related fields.
It can include alterations and garment repair, sewing of custom-made clothes, costumes, draperies, curtains,
upholstery and quilts.
For those with an inclination towards art or simply just as a hobby, you can also work on embroideries, knitting
and crocheting, while others exclusively work on sewing bridal clothes and others choose tailoring as their
Other than just selling sewing services, products can also be made that can be marketed and sold.
With the rising demand for novelty or day-to-day household items, the market has opened up to many new fields and a
broad spectrum of sewing services needed to manufacture these products.
There are a number of sewing products that were unheard of twenty to thirty years ago ranging from tote bags, knit
hats and scarves, canvas cushions for outdoor furniture and sails for boats.
Others are into custom upholstery services, animal outfits, and unique pillow cases and bedding materials from
With the awareness of the key role that sewing plays in the textile and garment business, the market today is
wide open for anyone with creative skills and the knowledge of sewing.
So if you hope to start making it in the industry, you should seriously consider starting to make money from
sewing, whether it be on a small or large-scale business venture.