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Juki MO-623 Overlock Machine Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right This serger has built-in rolled hem capabilities. arrow-right The three thread overlock option is an excellent choice for overcasting. arrow-right The knife cutting mechanism can be disengaged as needed. arrow-right At maximum speed, this machine can turn out 1,500 stitches per minute. arrow-right The cutting width and stitch length […]

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Brother 3234DT Serger Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right Users can choose from 2, 3, or 4 thread options. arrow-right This machine can be used to create gathers, decorative edges, or ruffles. arrow-right The color coded threading system makes it simple to thread this serger. arrow-right Included with this machine is a wide range of useful accessories, including […]

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Singer Start 1304 Sewing Machine Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right In addition to its free arm, this sewing machine also has 6 unique, built-in stitches. arrow-right The twin vertical spool spins make sewing a quick and simple process. arrow-right The automatic bobbin winding feature can be taken advantage of simply by following the numbered diagram printed on the machine. […]

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Singer 3232 Sewing Machine Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right The Singer 3232 has 32 unique, built-in stitches, including an option for creating automatic, 1 step buttonholes. arrow-right The automatic needle threader makes it simple to thread the entire machine – from the spool to the needle’s eye. arrow-right At top speed, this sewing machine can produce 750 stitches […]

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Brother Designio Series DZ1234 Serger Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right The Brother DZ1234 comes with a wide variety of accessories, including three different presser feet. arrow-right At top speed, this machine can achieve an impressive stitch rate of 1,300 stitches per minute. arrow-right The color coded threading system makes it simple to thread this Brother model. arrow-right The differential […]

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Juki MCS1500 Cover Stitch Machine Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right ​​​​​The looper on the Juki MCS1500 is simple to thread with the press of a button. arrow-right ​​​​​The adjustable differential feed can be used with a variety of different fabrics, including georgette and knits. arrow-right The presser foot has a heightened design that allows fabric to be inserted once […]

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Janome 1000CPX Cover Pro Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right This machine is a cross between a traditional sewing machine and a serger. arrow-right It features four thread spindles, and an accompanying extension rod, to accommodate individual tension dials and thread cones. arrow-right Like a traditional serger, it has three unique needles. arrow-right The Janome’s 100CPX’s design incorporates Janome’s […]

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Brother 2340 Cover Stitch Machine Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right This stitch machine offers an adjustable differential feed. arrow-right It has the ability to do chain stitches. arrow-right The cover stitch is available in 2, 3, or 4 thread options. arrow-right Stitch length can be adjusted between 2mm to 4mm. arrow-right The cover stitch machine is covered by a […]

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Janome 8002D Serger Review

Our Rating:​View on Amazon Features: arrow-right Users can choose from either 3 or 4 thread overlock stitching options. arrow-right The built-in, rolled hem option creates a professional finish on pants and other types of garments. arrow-right The color-coded threading chart makes it simple to thread this machine. arrow-right The unit’s cutting width can be adjusted […]

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How to Sew a Buttonhole on a Sewing Machine

There it sits, your latest sewing project, waiting for the finishing touches. But all those buttonholes still to be done, your heart sinks. What were you thinking? Surely it would look just as good with Velcro instead of buttons, wouldn’t it? Then again, the buttons you’ve selected are the perfect finishing touch. The days of […]

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