10 Sewing Apps to Keep You in Stitches

Get a sewing pattern organization app or plan your next project with one of these programs.

10 Sewing Apps to Keep You in Stitches

These mobile apps make it SEW easy to stay organized and creative with your sewing projects. From pattern design to pattern and notion organization, these downloads will keep you on track with ease.

10 Sewing Apps to Keep You in Stitches has some of the most unique apps available, either on Android, Apple, or both. Some are free whereas others cost a small amount. We will provide you with an overview, price, and where to get it.

These are some of the best sewing apps around according to many sewists. Find the best sewing apps for you by checking out our roundup.

From general sewing apps to more specific apps, such as for embroidery, cross stitch, and quilting, there is something for every type of sewist. And these are only some of the apps available to us crafters, which means it is only getting easier to sew and make other crafts.

Sure, sewists in times before didn't have apps to help but why not use technology to our advantage? These sewing apps may change the way you work, design, and buy.

Give these apps a try and see what they can do to improve your sewing life, from the very get-go with planning to creating patterns, to organizing, and storing your thread, fabric, patterns, and more.


My Sewing Kit App

Overview: My Sewing Kit from Vesta Software allows you to store all of your supplies and patterns in one place. Keep images, notes, logs of your notions and what you need, and more. With this app, you will always know what you need while at the store, are able to save patterns you find on the internet, and compile a book library to keep researching and planning easy peasy.

Available for: iPhone and iPad.

Cost: $4.99

Cross Stitch Guild App

Overview: The Cross Stitch Guild has released an app that is helpful for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. This sewing app has many features including thread and stitch converters, calculators, libraries for books, your fabrics, your threads, and much more. This sewing pattern organization app adds even more additions and features daily.

Available for: Android, iPhone, and iPad.

Cost: $7.86 for Android and $9.28 for iPhone/iPad

Stash Star Fabric App

Overview: Stash Star Fabric app from Stash Star LLC is a fabric organization app to help you keep your stash in check. Log all of your fabrics by names, images, and more in this app. Using this app means you will always know what you have and need. No more worrying about how many yards you will need at the fabric counter or wondering if it's is the same fabric you bought two years ago.

Available for: iPhone and iPad.

Cost: FREE

XStitcher App

Overview: Organize your embroidery floss with XStitcher. Available from Coffee Shop Works for iPhone and iPad and Ironware Development for Android, this sewing app is perfect for cross stitchers or embroiderers who want to know what floss they have and what they need with colors and names. You can match colors and make a shopping list of what to get for your next project.

Available for: Android, iPhone, and iPad.

Cost: $1.49 for Android and $1.99 for iPhone/iPad

Cora App

Overview: Meet Cora, a fabric-lovers app from Algona Studios LLC. This free app not only helps you organize the fabric you have but lets you search for more fabric to find just the pattern or style you've been looking for. The designers say that this sewing app is "designed to be the fastest and easiest way to sew your stash." You can't beat that!

Available for: iPhone and iPad.

Cost: FREE

Sewing Pattern Buddy App

Overview: With this sewing app from Kwirky Kiwi, you can store all of your patterns in one place. Filter by garment type, fabric needed, pattern company, and more. With Sewing Pattern Buddy, there's no more saving, bookmarking, pinning, and printing patterns separately. This app is the best way to keep everything in the app for quick recovery. Simply search and you will find everything applicable in your collection.

Available for: Android.

Cost: FREE

Embroidery Stitch Tool App

Overview: Learn a new stitch or refresh yourself with those you have forgotten. With the Embroidery Stitch Tool, Vol. 1, Vol. 2, and Vol. 3 from C&T Publishing, you can search through dozens of basic embroidery stitches. You can also learn combination stitches, get tips for fabrics, needles, and more. Each of these three volumes has so much to offer for sewists.

Available for: Android: Vol. 1, Vol.2, Vol.3

Cost: $1.99 each

StitchSketch App

Overview: Are you a cross-stitcher who would like to sketch out and plan their own designs? StitchSketch from Mozusystems, LLC is just what you have been looking for. This sewing app is ideal for creative types who want to draw their own patterns. It comes with so many features that you will be creating masterpieces to bring to life in no time.

Available for: iPhone and iPad.

Cost: $7.99

Sew Awesome App

Overview: Sew Awesome from Colorwork Apps is a program that helps keep tracking of everything related to sewing. This app has three main categories, sewing stuff, sewing tools, and sewing resources. With each of these categories contains ways to store your stash, converting calculators, rulers, sewing term glossary, diagrams, and more.

Available for: Android.

Cost: FREE

Pinterest App

Overview: You are probably familiar with Pinterest, the website that turned "pinning" into a new verb for crafters. Their free app for both Android and Apple allows you to collect and create boards on the go. It has extra features that are missing from the site as well, so, if you use Pinterest for your sewing projects (or anything, really), get this app and make it even more efficient.

Available for: AndroidiPhone, and iPad.

Cost: FREE

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Nice article to learn sewing by using apps... really great idea....

What a great idea this sewing apps is from keeping track of what you need and what you have to storing patterns for future use. I am always running into a piece of fabric that I love and thinking I will use it on making a shirt I love or something for my granddaughter and then forgetting how many yards I need and when I go back the fabric is gone. If you have the apps all you will need to do is look it up. There is an app for anyone. It is just a shame you can not get on all phones.

I hope it's okay to share- we just released a new sewing app called Sew Organized. There's more info on it here https// == /sewing-phone-app/ It is free on ios and android ) I've been using it to organize my fabric.

Great! Thanks for sharing :)

What a pity that the Sewing Buddy app is not available for iphone users! Just love all the features on it. I am willing to pay for this app! please Kwirky Kiwi???

What a pity that the Sewing Buddy app is not available for iphon

I love using apps to keep track of what fabric and thread I have. It has saved me many trips to the store AND having too much of one type.

Super interesting article! I had no idea there were so many apps dedicated to sewing. It's great to know technology can make life easier for all types of crafters.


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