There are so many sewing machines out there, it can be difficult to decide what is best for you. And once you have finally selected your machine, learning how it works can be very overwhelming. I am here to help!
I will tell you my favorite machines, and then go through different options that are available if my favorites are not what your are looking for.
You will notice that I am a big fan of Brother Sewing Machines. They are far from perfect, but they are affordable, easily available, and user friendly.
Beginning Sewers My favorite machines for those just learning to sew is the Brother CS6000i and Brother SQ9185. Both machines are computerized which I think creates a smoother and more consistent sewing experience than the less expensive mechanical brother machines. If you can afford it, it is definitely worth the upgrade. Both machines can be … Continue reading Favorite Beginner Machines
If you are brand new to sewing and don’t want to make a huge investment into a new hobby, or if you are on a tight budget, there are many good machines out there for you. If you still want to shop brand new here are some options. Also, purchasing used from a reliable seller … Continue reading Affordable Options
If you have selected a Brother Computerized Sewing Machine you are probably impatiently waiting to sew 🙂 Before you do it is always helpful to learn a bit about your machine. Watch Youtube videos, read your manual, and more. Knowing how your machine works will save you frustration later. Here I provide a Printable PDF … Continue reading Lesson 1: Functions of Brother Computerized Machines