Singer 3333 Fashion Mate Review

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The Singer Fashion Mate 3333 is a popular entry-level sewing machine favored by aspiring tailors and dressmakers. It’s a mechanical sewing machine, meaning it doesn’t require a computer to operate — but with a gentle learning curve and a raft of helpful learning materials, the 3333 is capable of producing professional-level garments in no time … Read more

12 Best Free Embroidery Digitizing Software Tools

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Are you looking for some free embroidery software for digitizing and editing but aren’t sure where to start? Perhaps you are new to the embroidery editing world and aren’t sure what software is the best for you? We know how challenging it is to find good software that is also free and easy to use. … Read more

Brother SE600 Sewing Machine Review

Brother SE600 review

The Brother SE600 Sewing Machine is the natural successor to the popular SE400 model and promises the best of both worlds – a machine fit for both sewing and embroidery projects. Of course, the worry with combination machines is that you’ll end up with trade-offs on both sides. Some users end up wishing they’d invested … Read more

Brother PE800 Embroidery Machine Review

Brother PE800 Embroidery Machine Review

The Brother PE800 is a great embroidery machine for anyone looking to create larger embroidery designs. This popular embroidery-only machine boasts a useful 5×7 embroidery stitch field, which makes its a versatile option that will handle most of your home embroidery needs. The PE800 comes with 138 built-in embroidery designs and 11 lettering fonts, so … Read more

Singer 4411 Heavy Duty Review

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If you’re looking for a long-term sewing investment that needs only minimal maintenance, the Singer Heavy Duty Sewing Machine 4411 does not disappoint. This model is one of our picks for the best sewing machines on the market today, and it’s a machine that many sewers choose to upgrade to from less sturdy models. It … Read more

Brother CP100X Sewing Machine Review

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Looking to take your quilting and sewing skills to a new level? The Brother CP100X Sewing machine contains a vast array of advanced features, for a refined sewing experience. Whether it is repairing ripped denim jeans to sewing a new dress, this Brother machine contains everything that an expert sewer would require in an all-in-one … Read more

Best Embroidery Machines for Beginners and Home Businesses

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There are a great deal of embroidery machines on the market. However, how do you find the best embroidery machine for beginners? Novices – especially those who have less experience with a sewing machine – need to learn the basics of machine embroidery work, and not be loaded with complicated features. We recommend machines that … Read more

Baby Lock Sewing Machine Reviews – 8 Best Features That We Love

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While brands like Singer and Brother dominate the market because of their longevity, Baby Lock sewing reviews indicate that this is a rising star. When comparing performance and quality, the Baby Lock machine often exceeds expectations. They are known to be extremely reliable and increasingly sought-after despite being a newer sewing machine brand. Created in … Read more

Singer Stitch Sew Quick 01663 Review

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If you want a sewing machine that is versatile, convenient, and good in an emergency, then consider a handheld sewing machine. Not all sewing emergencies or needs occur at home. They can occur anywhere- and embarrassingly, many of them do. If you need something portable and that is good in a pinch, consider Singer Stitch … Read more

Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 Review

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The Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 (available to buy on Amazon or Walmart) is one of the most popular sewing machines of the last few years. It’s modern, computerized, and comes with a host of accessories to facilitate practically any sewing project. Built from the ground-up with ease of use in mind, the Quantum Stylist 9960 … Read more

Brother CS6000i Review

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The Brother CS6000i is a popular low-cost entry-level sewing machine. It can take on a variety of projects, from making clothes and sewing cuffs, to decorative stitching and quilting. We believe this little beauty is one of the best machines to help you find your footing when you’re just stepping into the sewing world. But … Read more

Bernette B38 Review

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The Bernette B38 is the flagship model of the popular Bernette 30 series. Unlike its predecessors, the B38 is a fully computerised machine that delivers many of the same features of the premium Bernina sewing machine line (made by the same company) – but at a cheaper price. This is a versatile powerhouse, capable of … Read more

Bernette B35 Review

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The Bernette 35 Swiss Design Sewing Machine is a machine that aims to be the beginner’s best friend. This is a mechanical sewing machine that will appeal to those who would prefer to manually operate their machine without relying on a screen or computer. While it is certainly beginner-friendly, the machine is by no means … Read more

Singer 4432 Heavy Duty Review

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The Singer 4432 Heavy Duty is an affordably priced sewing machine that can work with more fabrics than your typical budget model. If you’re looking to sew your own clothes, work with multiple layers of fabrics, or sew tougher materials that aren’t suitable on your old machine… you might be wondering: “Should I upgrade to … Read more

Janome HD3000 Heavy Duty Review 


If you like to work with heavy fabrics – and lots of them – you really need to take a look at the excellent Janome HD3000 Heavy Duty Sewing Machine. This is a hands-on unit, that comes with a huge number of accessories and boasts an incredibly easy to use interface. Sure, it’s on the … Read more

Juki DDL-5550 Review

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Made in Japan, the Juki DDL-5550 (available to buy on Sewing Machines Plus or Amazon) is the machine for professional level sewing. But don’t be fooled — it’s incredibly easy to use too. Setting up is as easy as attaching the included thread holder, adding oil from the bottle also included, and plugging in the machine to … Read more

Tin Lizzie 18 SitDown Quilting Machine Review

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While there are a number of sewing machines on the market that work for all kinds of projects, quilting is another thing entirely. You can certainly sew a quilt using a normal sewing machine, but if you are creating a large quilt, or are just looking for something a bit different, you need a quilting … Read more

Singer Legacy SE300 Review

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Finding a sewing machine that has everything you need may be a challenge, but we’re here to break down all the good and the bad of your top contenders. As such, today we’re evaluating the Singer Legacy SE300 Sewing and Embroidery Machine (available to buy on Amazon or Sewing Machines Plus). With 250 built-in stitches, … Read more

Janome Memory Craft 11000 Review

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Finding a computerized sewing machine that includes all the features you need and isn’t overly complicated? Nearly impossible! Luckily, we’re here to narrow your search so you can get closer to that ideal purchase. Today, we’re evaluating the Janome Memory Craft 11000 SE, which is difficult to find in stores. If you’re looking to get … Read more

KPCB Mini Sewing Machine Review

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Choosing the right sewing machine may appear next to impossible with all the different options on the market. This is especially true if you’re seeking a basic machine, rather than one chock full of accessories or features you don’t need. In that case, the KPCB 505 Sewing Machine may be exactly what you’re after. It’s … Read more

Singer 3223 Handy Sewing Machine Review

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Of course the Singer company hardly needs an introduction. Throughout their long career, they’ve made accessible sewing machines a priority. The Singer 3223G Handy Sewing Machine is one of the latest models offering a quality experience for an affordable price. Aimed squarely at beginners, this popular sewing machine is easy to use and easy on … Read more

Bernette B37 Sewing Machine Review

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Computerized sewing machines offer greater convenience and high-tech abilities, but, as a trade-off, they’re generally complicated to use. What if you need a clever machine for a straightforward job? Are there simple models that don’t sacrifice efficiency? The Bernette B37 Sewing Machine may be that perfect fit. It’s available to buy on both Sewing Machines … Read more

Janome 2030QDC-B Sewing Machine Review

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Shopping for the right sewing machine can be a hassle. There are so many designs on the market, each promising the moon – and usually demanding a hefty price. Without testing each yourself, how can you tell which is ideal? To help your search, today, we’re evaluating the Janome 2030QDC-B Sewing Machine (available on both … Read more

Uten Portable Overlock Sewing Machine Review

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The Uten Portable Overlock Sewing Machine was created with one goal in mind; make it easier for beginners to get started with a fascinating and rewarding hobby. If you need a tiny sewing machine that’s reliable and easy to navigate, then the Uten sewing machine has you covered. Using its low-speed setting, and by relying … Read more

Janome Pink Sorbet Easy-to-Use Sewing Machine Review

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Janome is known for their excellent sewing and embroidering machines. Apart from the high-quality finish, you can expect from their product line, there is also a good finish to the Janome devices themselves. A Janome sewing machine just can’t be mistaken for anything else. This makes them extraordinarily suitable for crafters who like to stand … Read more

Singer Professional 9100 Review

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The Singer company hardly needs an introduction in the sewing world. One of the most well-known sewing companies around, they have established their reputation for over 150 years. This experience has resulted in the presentation of their Singer Professional 9100, a machine that can be mastered by beginners, while masters can use it to hone … Read more

Singer Legacy C440 Sewing Machine Review

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If you’ve been shopping for a portable, computerized sewing machine, you’ve probably noted how few there are on the market. However, we present an enticing option: the Singer Legacy C440 Sewing Machine. It comes with 200 built-in stitches, it’s easy to use, and at just under 25 pounds, it’s rather portable as well. Unfortunately, there … Read more

Brother HC1850 Sewing and Quilting Machine Review

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A Brother HC1850 Sewing and Quilting Machine review simply has to begin with mentioning that this machine can handle both general sewing and freehand quilting. As an almost perfect combination of these two aspects, we would expect this machine to be difficult to operate. However, we’re pleasantly surprised to find that it’s intuitive to use … Read more

Brother CE1100PRW Computerized Project Runway Review


The Brother CE1100PRW sewing machine belongs to Brother’s successful Project Runway line. The Brother CE1100PRW Computerized Project Runway Sewing Machine  is one of the newest machines aimed toward beginners, featuring an attractive array of possible stitches, buttonholes, and accessories. This machine’s main attraction is the simplicity it brings to the table. Though the computerized system … Read more

Bernina Bernette Chicago 7 Review

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The Bernina Bernette Chicago 7 Sewing and Embroidery Machine (discontinued, but available to buy on eBay) is made by the Swiss company Bernina, and adheres to any standards that the Swiss expect from electronics. With Swiss clockwork setting the standard for machinery all over the world, it’s no surprise this machine is top of the … Read more

Brother XR9550PRW Computerized Machine Review

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Brother has brought us another great sewing machine, and this time they have partnered up with Project Runway to create a limited edition sewing machine capable of making runway-ready garments. While the whole ‘limited edition’ aspect had us a bit leery of buying this machine, the Brother XR9550PRW Computerized Sewing Machine proved itself to be … Read more

Singer 7256 Fashion Mate Sewing Machine Review

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The Singer 7256 Fashion Mate Sewing Machine was brought into the world for the sewer who loves fashion and delights in making their own clothes. While experienced sewers will get the most out of the machine right away, a beginner can catch up quickly with a little bit of determination. With 70 built-in stitches, including six … Read more

Brother Project Runway PC420PRW Review

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Looking for a machine that can do it all? The Brother Project Runway PC420PRW has a reputation for being one of the best machines for versatile sewers. We *love* it. With a number of accessories and built-in treats, the Brother PC420PRW allows sewers of all stripes and experience the opportunity to create whatever their hearts … Read more

Janome Marine Magic Sewing Machine Review

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The Janome Marine Magic Basic Compact Sewing Machine is one of those rare machines that looks as pretty on the outside as it does on the, well, inside. With a beautifully colorful design and a high accessibility level, the Marine Magic’s ingenuity is not found in its gadgetry, but rather in its fine-tuned, basic approach, packed … Read more

Brother PQ1500SL High Speed Machine Review

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Today, we’re reviewing a machine on the upper end of the market, the Brother PQ1500SL high speed quilting and sewing machine. The PQ1500SL, marketed as a quilting “dream machine,” is one of the finest, most reliable models in the Brother line. If you quilt regularly at all, you’ve probably found that some machines just don’t … Read more

Brother PE770 5×7 Inch Embroidery Machine Review

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If you’re passionate about getting started with embroidery and looking for a standalone machine that supports and advances your hobby, the Brother PE770 Embroidery Machine could well be the right fit for you. It’s got an array of impressive features, including a built-in library of 136 designs, as well as a built-in USB port to … Read more

Singer Futura XL-400 Computerized Machine Review

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Do you want to advance your sewing and embroidery skills? Do you like a bit of creativity in your sewing? Either way, the Singer Futura XL-400 Sewing and Embroidery Machine goes above and beyond the call of a sewing machine, offering you the opportunity to create embroidery designs on your computer, transfer them to your machine, and … Read more

Brother CE8100 Sewing And Quilting Machine Review

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For everyone looking for a machine that’s the epitome of sewing made simple, the Brother CE8100 Sewing and Quilting Machine should be high on your consideration list. It’s truly feature rich, while the variety of preset stitches and included feet make it an excellent choice to expand your horizons while making creative and durable quilts, … Read more

Michley LSS-505 Lil’ Sew & Sew Machine Review

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While reviewing the Michley LSS-505 Lil’ Sew & Sew back at HQ, we did a little survey: how many of us first learned to sew on a “toy” machine, and how many learned it on a relative’s more advanced, heavy duty machine? The results came back half-half, and the conclusion was clear: both sides wished … Read more

Brother ST371HD Review

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The release of the Brother ST371HD sewing machine is the first heavy duty machine from Brother — and we think it’s a great start from the company. Sure, it doesn’t have the bells and whistles of other machines, but it’s sturdy, reliable and a great machine for sewing from home. If you’re looking for a heavy … Read more

Janome MB-4S Embroidery Machine Review

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The market for sewing machines is vast and varied, with plenty of options for both interesting features and quality pricing. However, you may have noticed that hunting down a great embroidery machine isn’t easy. Feel like you’ve tried everything and still came up short? We’re here to help. Today, we’re checking out the Janome MB-4S … Read more

Singer Quantum Stylist 9980 Sewing Machine Review

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The Singer Quantum Stylist 9980 Sewing Machine is one of Singer’s most recent sewing machines. With more than 800 different built-in stitches, an impressive maximum speed, and an overall high-quality finish, it’s no surprise this is one of their best-selling sewing machines. Thanks to the ease of use and accessibility with this sewing machine, both … Read more

Shendian Mini Beginner Sewing Machine Review

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Finding a beginner sewing machine is more difficult than you’d imagine. There are tons of sewing machines that offer a range of stitches and different buttons, but few options exist for the true beginner. That’s where the Shendian Mini Beginner Sewing Machine comes in. It has only one stitch, is portable and compact, and is … Read more

Bernina 560 E Sewing and Embroidery Machine Review

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Are you interested in learning how to sew, embroider, or quilt, but you’re intimidated by overly-complicated machines? Or are you a long-time craftsperson looking for a new machine that will fit your ever-expanding repertoire of art projects? Wherever you’re at on the experience spectrum, the Bernina 560 E Sewing and Crafting Machine might be the … Read more

Bernina B580E Embroidery Sewing Machine Review

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The Bernina B580E Embroidery Sewing Machine is one of Bernina’s best embroidery machines, intended for intermediate to advanced users. With a large array of designs and the ability to switch between sewing and embroidery with just a button, you’ll soon find nothing is out of your reach. All features work to enhance this machine’s status … Read more

Janome C30 Sewing Machine Review

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The market for sewing machines is flooded with name brands, cheap knock-offs, and debut models – all of which promise the moon. How can you know which is right for you, without breaking your budget? To help your decision, today we’re evaluating the Janome C30 Sewing Machine. With 30 built-in stitches, easy-to-use controls, and an … Read more

Brother PE525 Embroidery Machine Review

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Brother releases new sewing machines time and time again, challenging themselves to do better than before. With the Brother PE525 Embroidery Machine, they’re appealing to the embroidery community by offering a new way to create exciting designs. The 4” by 4” workspace will be plenty for the at-home embroiderer, but even the experienced creator can … Read more

Brother PC-210 PRW Limited Edition Review

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Brother’s Project Runway sewing machine line caters to every sewer on the market. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, have high demands or just want a basic sewing machine for quick fixes, Brother has you covered. Their Brother PC-210 PRW Limited Edition Sewing Machine fits neatly into the Project Runway aesthetic they have developed, … Read more

Brother SQ9185 130 Stitch Sewing Machine Review

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The Brother SQ9185 130 Stitch Sewing and Quilting Machine comes with quite a long list of promises: it’s a sewing machine, a quilting machine, has 130-stitch options as well as a monogram font. All for an extremely affordable price tag. Are you skeptical yet? Don’t worry—we were, too. So we went ahead and investigated whether … Read more

Brother Project Runway CS5055PRW Machine Review

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Brother has a successful Project Runway Sewing Machines line, appealing to anyone who’s watched the show and thought about trying their hand at sewing as well. Knowing full well that every craft has beginners and more advanced practitioners, this company has made sure that everyone can find a perfect fit with them. The Brother Project … Read more

Singer 7258 Review

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Now it’s time for us to review one of the most popular machines on the market: the Singer 7258 Stylist Sewing Machine. This is one of our favorite crafting sewing machines that will serve you well for most sewing projects, and is suitable for beginners all the way up to much more experienced hands. Enjoy a … Read more

Sunbeam SB-1800 Compact Sewing Machine Review

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The Sunbeam SB-1800 Compact sewing machine is the kind of machine that, on first impression, looks a tad too small and a tad too dainty to work. But don’t be fooled! It’s a sturdy number with an unexpected lineup of tricks, ranging from buttonhole stitches to a build-in measurement tape. This feisty little one has … Read more

Janome Memory Craft 6500P Review

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Advanced sewers — this one’s for you. The Janome Memory Craft 6500P is a computerized sewing machine that’s been specially designed for the experienced and professional sewer. It has a widespread range of features, including great speeds, high power, and a large working space – able to accommodate several sewing projects. As you’d expect from such a … Read more

Janome 3128 Sewing Machine Review

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With thousands, if not millions, of different sewing machines on the market, it can be difficult to pick one that exactly suits your needs – especially for the right price. Let’s take a look at the Janome 3128 Sewing Machine. This machine can sew 650 stitches per minute, is lightweight, and is fairly quiet. Unfortunately, … Read more

Juki HZL-LB5100 Computerized Sewing Machine Review

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Finding a sewing machine that matches your needs can, at times, feel like an impossible task. There are countless models available, each boasting of features you may not require. However, the Juki HXL-LB5100 Computerized Sewing Machine could be your perfect fit. It has 100 built-in stitches, an automatic needle threader so you never have to … Read more

Janome 4120QDC Sewing Machine Review

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Sewing machines may serve an uncomplicated purpose, but as anyone who’s tried a basic machine will know – the quality truly depends on the range of options it provides. Today, we’re evaluating the Janome 4120QDC Sewing Machine. Is it right for you? When it comes to sewing machines, even if you only require a single … Read more

Janome MOD-30 Sewing Machine Review

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Janome is a heavy-hitter in the crafting world, and their Janome MOD-30 Sewing Machine could be the next great addition to your sewing ventures. But does it live up to expectations? At a technical glance, it comes with 30 stitches, an automatic needle threader, and a wide range of accessories. In practice, we loved that … Read more

Singer Tradition 2277 Sewing Machine Review

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There are countless sewing machines on the market, each promising the best features and performance. So, how can you know which will actually suit your needs? To help your decision, today we’re evaluating the Singer Tradition 2277 Sewing Machine. According to tester feedback, it’s easy to set up, very compact and portable and provides the … Read more

Janome Skyline S3 Sewing Machine Review

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The Janome Skyline S3 Sewing Machine may as well be a spaceship for all that it can do, and do well. Despite the hefty price, this is a versatile and robust machine that can keep up even with the busiest of sewing schedules. While this product is definitely not for those with tight budgets, or those … Read more

Sparrow 25 Sewing Machine Review

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If you’re been looking for a machine that sews beautifully, is versatile and portable, then the Sparrow 25 sewing machine could well be the right match for you. Though this is a premium machine and may be a bit expensive for some home sewers, it definitely holds its own against some of the more pricey products on … Read more

Singer Quantum Stylist 9985 Review

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If you are in the market for a new sewing machine – and, more specifically, a computerized one – it’s worth checking out the Singer Quantum Stylist 9985 Sewing Machine. It comes with 960 built-in stitches, an automatic needle threader, and is pretty easy to use. Unfortunately, not everyone speaks of a good experience with … Read more

Brother XM2701 Sewing Machine Review

The Brother XM2701 lightweight sewing machine is a heavy contender when it comes to simplified strength and durability while on the go. While it’s definitely a good option if you’re just starting out with sewing or if you need a secondary machine to take on the road, it can be a little temperamental with bobbins … Read more

EverSewn Hero Review

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If you’ve browsed for embroidery machines in the past, you’ve likely noticed there are many aimed at beginners or advanced users, while the intermediate user is left wanting. EverSewn saw this need for a machine that can bridge the gap between hobbyist and master and introduced their EverSewn Hero. If you’re looking for the best … Read more

Janome 3160QDC Computerized Sewing Machine Review

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Buying a new sewing machine can be a daunting venture, where you’re buried in a range of options and difficult terms to navigate. It can be overwhelming, especially if you want something on the basic side. That’s where the Janome 3160QDC Computerized Sewing Machine comes in. It includes 60 built-in stitches, so you have exactly … Read more

Singer XL-420 Sewing and Embroidery Machine Review

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A machine that both sews and embroiders with professional quality is hard to come by; they may excel in one department, but lag behind in another. Of course, the product description never indicates which is which. That’s why, today, we’re evaluating the Singer XL-420 Sewing and Embroidery Machine. Does it fulfill its promises as one … Read more

Brother Designio Series DZ1234 Serger Review

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Apart from helping you put the finishing touches on your own projects, serger machines can also slightly improve on store-bought clothes that just need a bit of ‘oomph’ to really stand out. The Brother Designio Series DZ1234 Serger is exactly the kind of machine you need for hemming, making ruffles, or shortening clothing items. Aiming … Read more

Sunbeam Mini Portable Sewing Machine Review

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When you’re new to the craft, it’s difficult to nail down what you need in a sewing machine. All of them promise the best quality for extreme prices – but what if you’re after a straightforward and no-nonsense design? In that case, the Sunbeam Mini Portable Sewing Machine may be your ideal fit. It comes … Read more

Juki HZL-F300 Sewing Machine Review

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Finding the best sewing machine that handles both easy jobs (like fixing a pair of pants) and difficult jobs (like making a quilt) can be a headache. Simple machines will constrain your projects, while advanced machines can be very expensive. Can you find a balance? The Juki HZL-F300 Sewing Machine may be that perfect fit. … Read more

EverSewn Sparrow 30 Sewing Machine Review

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The EverSewn Sparrow 30 Sewing Machine is definitely one of the better-computerized machines out there. It comes with 310 different stitch patterns, is easy to use, and is fairly lightweight. However, not everyone who has tested this machine speaks of a good experience. Some users found that it was noisy, they had issues with the … Read more

Janome 2212 Sewing Machine Review

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Are you a sewer? Do you daydream of what your next project is going to be? Are you a novice or have you been sewing since your little fingers could hold a needle? Either way, looking for a sewing machine can be a difficult task. To say there are a lot of options on the … Read more

Luby JG-1602 Portable Sewing Machine Review

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Finding a portable sewing machine that adequately fulfills your needs is harder than you’d expect. Most are flimsy or don’t include enough features. However, that might all change with the Luby JG-1602 Portable Sewing Machine. It comes with 12 built-in stitches, is compact and portable, and even includes an automatic threader – something rarely seen … Read more

Juki TL-2010Q Long-Arm Sewing Machine Review

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If the sturdiness of an industrial sewing machine combined with the accessibility of a home machine is something you’re looking for, you should probably consider the Juki TL-2010Q Long-Arm Sewing & Quilting Machine. This machine is hardy and dependable, and could easily become a fixture in the household of a passionate quilter. It’s major drawback? … Read more

Singer Featherweight C240 Handy Sewing Machine Review

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With Singer being one of the most well-known manufacturers, it’s no surprise we’re discussing the Singer Featherweight C240 Handy Sewing Machine. Just don’t let the name fool you. For a relatively light machine, this is one of the best heavy duty sewing machines you can encounter. Thanks to Singer’s IEF system, feeding your fabric has … Read more

Varmax 201 Mini Sewing Machine Review

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While finding a sewing machine can be quite simple if you know where to look, choosing one that will fit into a small space or that you can easily take on the road is a more difficult task. The Varmax 201 Mini Sewing Machine is one such machine on the market that offers these advantages. … Read more

Brother PE535 Embroidery Machine Review

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Finding the right sewing machine can be difficult enough with the range of options on the market. Even more difficult is finding an embroidery machine that is easy to use and right for your skill set. That’s where the Brother PE535 Embroidery Machine comes in. It has 80 different embroidery designs built right in, it’s … Read more

Singer 8500Q Modern Quilter Machine Review

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Are you a sewing enthusiast looking for a new, modern machine, or a beginner craftsperson interested in giving quilting a try? The Singer 8500Q Modern Quilter Computerized Portable Sewing and Quilting Machine is a machine built for both activities, with over two hundred stitches to choose from and an extra-large workspace for quilting projects. Still … Read more

Singer ZigZag Chainstitch Toy A2207 Review

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It’s a golden time right now to be a kid passionate about sewing — and the Singer ZigZag Chainstitch Toy Sewing Machine A2207 is a testament to that. We remember when a ‘kid’s sewing machine’ was nothing more than your Mom watching you like a hawk as you tinkered around on her old Singer trying … Read more

Juki HZL-DX7 Sewing Machine Review

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Finding a sewing machine that handles thick fabric may seem next to impossible when you’re browsing through the market. However, that’s no longer the case – thanks to the Juki HZL-DX7 Sewing Machine. It is easy to use, comes with 287 stitches, and is relatively quiet. With enough strength to handle heavy denim and multiple quilted … Read more

Oakome Household Mini Sewing Machine Review

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The Oakome Household Mini Sewing Machine is a compact and light sewing device, perfectly suited to guide first-time sewers on their path to mastering a new hobby. With a friendly look and easy-to-access controls, it’s simple to find confidence in your sewing, which can make all the difference when you’re getting serious about the craft. … Read more

Janome MC-6300P Sewing Machine Review

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Janome’s MC-6300P Sewing Machine might be your ideal craft-room partner – but how can you be sure? Does it live up to the product description or fall flat in practice? We’re here to answer that very question. It comes with 66 different stitches, an automatic needle threader, thread cutter, and a top-loading bobbin. As for … Read more

Janome Memory Craft 200E Embroidery Machine Review

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Looking for a high quality, professional level embroidery machine that’s perfect for both beginners and more experienced crafters? Look no further. The Janome Memory Craft 200E Embroidery Machine Bundle is a computerized embroidery machine designed to make professional embroidery easy. It’s hard to find in stores, but you can usually pick up a machine on eBay … Read more

Singer 90S Special Edition Review

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It’s rare, it’s fabulous looking and we love it… The Singer Special Edition Computerized Sewing Machine is a user-friendly digital sewing machine good for everyone from the student to the hobbyist. Being a step above the simple beginner sewing machines and not quite on the same level as the more advanced ones, it is probably … Read more

Donyer Power Sewing Machine Review

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Despite what you may think, finding an inexpensive sewing machine is actually quite easy. An inexpensive sewing machine that has a lot of features, however, is a harder task. While there are thousands of options on the market, you usually have to pay a high price if you want more than a few basic stitches … Read more

Brother PE540D Embroidery Machine Review

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There aren’t a lot of machines out there that focus solely on embroidery. With machines that try to combine sewing and embroidery, or quilting and embroidery, you’ll often notice a preference for one of the two. While this isn’t a bad thing, it does detract from the greatest potential of any machine. So the mastery … Read more

iBoost Portable Sewing Machine Review

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Whether you are a beginning sewer or a professional, you’re likely aware of how heavy and bulky a sewing machine can be. Relatively, however, that has begun to change; smaller, lighter, and more compact sewing machines have come onto the market. The iBoost Portable Sewing Machine, weighing only two pounds, is one of those machines. … Read more

Janome Memory Craft 9900 Review

janome memory craft 9900 review

If you’ve been in the market for a sewing machine, you know how difficult it can be to discern which models are great and which are sub-par. But that’s why we’re here. Let’s look at the Janome Memory Craft 9900 Sewing Machine and see if it’s just what you’ve been seeking. It boasts of an … Read more

Brother Serger ST4031HD Sewing Machine Review

brother serger review

Are you in the market for a high-quality serger sewing machine? These expensive machines are great investments – but so many brands promise the moon, and they can’t all be right. How can you choose the best machine without testing each individually? We’re here to save you the hassle. Today, we’re checking out the Brother … Read more