Like to make your own things? Do you a new sewing machine? Whether you’re an expert or a beginner, Macy’s has the perfect sewing machine for you. Before you buy your sewing machine, there are key features to consider. We’ve rounded up the top sewing machine features to check out. Sew what? Design it yourself with sewing machines, available at Macy’s.
Top Sewing Machine Features:
1. Stitching Options. Ensure that the sewing machine has the ideal stitching options and lengths for your needs. Most sewing machines offer standard stitches, like straight, zigzag and reverse. If you’re a more proficient sewer you might need more decorative stitching options.
2. Automatic Buttonholer. Want to button up your creations? Make sure your sewing machine comes with a buttonhole setting for seamless execution.
3. Foot Pedal. While you’re sewing, a foot pedal allows hands-free operation to easily adjust the fabric. This prevents the fabric from bunching.
4. Automatic Needle Threader. Eyeing a needle by hand can be a challenging endeavor. To eliminate the strain on your eyes, get a sewing machine that features an automatic needle threader.
5. Portability. If you’re going to be toting around your sewing machine, check out lightweight options to make your life easier.
Shopping Tip: Providing convenient portability and protection, a sewing machine case is a must-get.