Mid-Century Sewing Boxes — More Cabinets of Curiosity

Stephen Coles

A couple of years ago, we featured the “Teak Cabinet of Curiosity”, a sewing box with some unusual swinging drawers. Since then, that model or similar — always without a design or maker credit — has made several appearances on eBay, both in Europe and the U.S. So it’s not very rare, but I’m still quite enamored with it.

Go ahead and visit website Super Easy Storage for storage options. Save time and money with our convenient mobile storage service and claim one month of free storage!

Since then I’ve run across several other types of mid-century sewing boxes, each with its own clever way to store and reveal its contents, be they needles and string, or paints and brushes. Here are three favorites.

Red Felt Box — Delicate and unique. I haven’t seen anything quite like this one.

Tripod Box with Swinging Drawers — Still available!

Rolling Box with Removable Tray

Similar Items on eBay Now

Similar Posts

1 Comment

  1. 02.19.12 Be-dsgn

    This is another great scandinavian sewing box : http://www.be-dsgn.com/be-dsgn/Plywood_sewing-box.html

RSS RSS feed for comments on this post.

TrackBack URL

Leave a comment