How to Care for & Clean Your Sewing Machine

Cleaning Supplies - Stitching in Colour

Hey, you!

I love a clean, clutter-free home. I love a clean, clutter-free sewing space.

Both a clutter-free home and a clutter-free sewing space give me room to exhale and allow my imagination to run wild and free. For me, none of that is possible in a cluttered space.

Well, sewing machines like to be clean and free of dust too. A dirty sewing machine will be a noisy, unhappy sewing machine.

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An Ultimate Guide to Sewing Machine Presser Feet

Presser Feet Storage - Babylock Presto II - Stitching in Colour

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Sewing machine presser feet allow you to extend the functionality of your machine and/or make certain time-consuming, drudge jobs quick and simple.

Here’s a couple of things you should keep in mind when it comes to presser feet:

  1. The most important part of a presser foot is its underside! Because this is where all the magic happens.
  2. Knowing the maximum stitch width of your sewing machine is important when buying universal feet. For example, let’s say your sewing machine has a maximum stitch width of 7mm. But you attach a 5mm universal all-purpose/zigzag presser foot and then set your 7mm machine to zigzag or decorative stitch, it is likely you will break your needle!

Here is a shortlist of some of the many presser feet available to you…

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