New & Noteworthy

DIY California Dodger

With larger side windows than a traditional dodger, a California dodger provides the best visibility while protecting you from wind and spray on the water. Watch this three-part video series to learn how to sew the top, front and sides of a California dodger for your boat.

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Upholstering Corners & Curves

Are there lots of curves and corners in your latest vinyl upholstery project? Do you struggle with wrinkles in vinyl fabric? If so, this blog is for you. Read now to see which vinyl upholstery material you should be using and how to get rid of wrinkles at curves and corners.

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Roadmap to Sewing Mastery

Have you ever been so inspired by a potential DIY that you learned an entirely new skill just to make it happen? Jerry Bartlett has. He bought a Fabricator® and used Sailrite videos to learn how to sew automobile upholstery. See the stunning results in this month's MOC story.

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Sewing Machines

Portability & Industrial Strength

Everything you need to know about our best-selling proprietary sewing machines. Learn about our patented technology, top-of-the-line features, assembly and tuning process, and top-notch customer support.

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Shop thousands of premium-quality, in-stock fabrics for all your home décor, marine, outdoor, auto/RV and hobby projects.

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Our selection of sailmaking, upholstery, canvaswork and leather crafting tools is sure to meet all of your DIY needs.

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High Density, Antimicrobial, Closed Cell and more — find the right foam for your next cushion project.

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Do It Yourself

With free video tutorials from Sailrite

With hundreds of how-tos to choose from, we’ve made finding your next DIY easy. Browse our blogs for inspiration and follow along with our detailed, step-by-step instructions. Our videos leave nothing out. From start to finish and everywhere in between, Sailrite has you covered.

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Easy Leather Tote

This simple DIY project is a great introduction into the world of leather crafting. You’ll learn some basic leatherworking techniques and practice using common leather tools. And best of all, you’ll have a beautiful, handcrafted leather tote to show off.

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Coil Zipper Slider Installation

Installing zipper sliders on a coil zipper chain can be a bit tricky — especially if the slider is small. This short video tutorial will teach you a couple of handy tricks for installing sliders on a coil zipper chain. Watch now to learn these helpful DIY tricks.

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Boat Stanchion Replacement

If the lifeline stanchions on your sailboat need to be replaced, this is the tutorial for you. Watch this in-depth how-to video to learn how to tackle this important sailboat safety project for your vessel. Sailboat owners: You won’t want to miss this one.

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Serving Our Customers

The Best Customer Service Around

At Sailrite, we pride ourselves on serving you, our customer. Whether by phone, email or online chat we're always here to help. Our team of dedicated DIYers is ready to share their knowledge and expertise to guide you to the right products for your toughest projects. We've been here for all of your DIY needs for over 50 years, so you can trust us to help you get the job done.