February 2019

4 Best Sewing Machines For Beginners Review

Advances in technology have made sewing machines quite affordable for many sewing applications. For beginners looking to buy a quality and usable machine, there are many models and brands to choose from that can leave the shopper confused in the process.

There are a number of well known companies (Singer, Brother, Janome, Pfafft) that have produced sewing machines to cater to beginners as well as advanced users. As with any buying decision, the history of reliability and features of the machine are key issues to consider when buying a sewing machine.Read More »4 Best Sewing Machines For Beginners Review

How to Read a Sewing Pattern

Sewing patterns can be really intimidating. Liesl Gibson wants to demystify sewing patterns for you today and show you what all those different components mean, explain to you the symbols and help you to feel more confident selecting a pattern and sitting down to actually sew from it.

Liesl previously formerly worked as a designer at Ralph Lauren and Tommy Hilfiger, and now designs sewing patterns for her company, Oliver + S, as well as the Lisette line of patterns that is carried at Jo-Ann stores nationwide.Read More »How to Read a Sewing Pattern

5 Best Sewing Machines for Beginners

Searching for the best sewing machines for beginners? There are a lot of junk sewing machines out there in the market so you need to be careful to chose the best one that will not end up wasting your time and money.

In this blog post, we review a summary of our best sewing machines that are beginner friendly that are easy to operate as well as durable.

  1. Janome Magnolia 7318 Sewing Machine
  2. SINGER Start 1304 Sewing Machine
  3. Janome 2212 Sewing Machine
  4. Brother XM2701 Sewing Machine
  5. SINGER 7258 Computerized Sewing Machine

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