Sewing Machine

How to Buy the Best Sewing Machine for You

In this article, you will learn the only three stitches a sewing machine must have for you to sew just about anything your heart desires; the difference between a mechanical vs. computerized sewing machine; a budget-friendly tip on presser feet; and how to test drive a sewing machine to make sure it is a good fit for your needs.

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The Ergonomics of Sewing

In this article, you will learn about right angles and how they protect your back and reduce fatigue so you can sew comfortably for long stretches of time and for years to come. You will also learn about the importance of good lighting.

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An Ultimate Guide to Bobbins

In this article, you will learn the three common types of bobbins; how to do a bobbin pre-check; how to wind a bobbin; the two most common types of bobbin cases; how to load a filled bobbin in its case; and the importance of cleaning the bobbin area and how.

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How to Thread Your Sewing Machine

In this article you will learn how to check sewing machine needle quality; how to change a sewing machine needle; how to thread and unthread a sewing machine; how to draw up the bobbin thread manually; what sound a dull needle makes; how to discard a dull needle safely, and so much more.

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How to Care for & Clean Your Sewing Machine

In this article, you will learn how to clean your sewing machine thoroughly; why a clean sewing machine is critical; the truth about oiling your machine; when you should take your machine in for a professional cleaning and service; and how to store your machine.

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