At Sailrite, we know a thing or two about sails. Let us help you create a custom-made sail for your boat. Don’t waste time and money having a sail shop sew your sail; we’ve got all the supplies, instructions and know-how you need to build your own. Choose from our selection of ready-made popular sail kits, or have a sail custom designed for you by our expert Sail Designer. It’s never been easier with help from Sailrite.

Popular Sail Kits

Easy-to-order kits for our most popular standard sails. These include sails for common home-built boat models as well as smaller, high-production boats.

Dinghy/One Design
Custom Sails

Generally smaller boats or One Design boats that have class-defined specifications for each sail.

Custom Sails

Generally larger boats with multiple combinations of sail types and sizes determined by boat rig dimensions.

Steps to Sewing a Sail Kit from Sailrite

Curious about the steps involved in sewing your own sail? It’s easier than you think. “How to Sew a Sail Kit” is a quick preview video that shows you the steps to sewing your own sail. Sailrite Sail Kits are plotted and designed in our Indiana sail loft and come with all the supplies you need. Feel the pride of hoisting a sail that you made from scratch with a Sailrite Sail Kit!

Did you know that Sailrite got its start back in 1969 by only selling sail kits and instructions?

It's true! Founders Jim and Connie Grant took an interest in building their own sails, and soon others took notice. Read more about the history of Sailrite and our founders on our About Us page.