Isaac Merit Singer Dress-up

Isaac Merritt Singer

Peter Woods presented to the Thimble Collectors International Convention held at Niagara Fall in September 2016.

Excerpt from the recent Thimble Collectors Bulletin: 

“To cut a long story short, Singer redesigned the concept of the sewing machine. He designed manufacturing processes, which utilised interchangeable, standardised parts… …He also introduced the mass-production assembly line… which made it acceptable for commercial enterprises and within reach of the housewife’s budget.”

The Full article in the Bulletin is available for reading: Download Article