For many collectors, old Kenmore sewing machines represent an important part of America's sewing history. Since the s, seamstresses have relied on these machines to complete their everyday sewing tasks. Today there are hundreds of vintage Kenmore sewing machines available for collectors and enthusiasts. You can find vintage Kenmore machines locally at flea markets, garage and estate sales, thrift stores, and second-hand shops. The oldest models, some dating back to the s, also appear in antique shops. If you're looking for a specific model, the Internet is also a great shopping resource.