Sewing Machine Sales Are Skyrocketing!

Do shows like Project Runway make you want to sew? It might seam so!

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You guys, this news is sew exciting—Sewing machine sales are on the rise! According to a report in the New York Times, the clothing-making contraptions have doubled in sales over the past decade, increasing from 1.5 million to an estimated 3 million by the end of 2012.

Although it seams (!) like there's really no exact reason why Americans can't keep their hands off the product, we think it  might have something do with hit reality shows like Project Runway and the DIY craze that took the Interwebz by storm—thanks to sites like Pinterest.

Have you guys been inspired to buy a sewing machine recently? Do you use a machine already for DIY projects? Let us know!