Operating a sewing machine for the first time can be intimidating. Take the time to learn the parts of a sewing machine and find out about choices before you buy a sewing machine.
Buying a Sewing Machine
Before you buy a sewing machine, learn about sewing machines and explore your options. You will find all the information you need to be an educated consumer in Before You Buy A Sewing Machine.
- Buying a Sewing Machine Online Recommendations
- Consumer Search on Sewing Machines
- What Sewing Machine Should I Buy?
Sewing Machine Information
Visit the Sewing Machine Gallery to learn the parts of a sewing machine before you buy a sewing machine. Follow the links to each sewing machine part to learn what each part does in operating a sewing machine.
Your sewing machine needle can expand the abilities of your machine. Learn about sewing machine needles and understand why they are so important.
- Sewing Machine Gallery--Parts of a Sewing Machine
- Sewing Machine Needles
- Sewing Machine Troubleshooting
Operating Sewing Machines
Operating a sewing machine is not a mystery. Take your time and practice on scraps before you dive into a big projects.
- Setting Seam Guides
- Sewing Straight Lines with a Sewing Machine
Explore Basic Sewing
Explore sewing basic seams to begin to grasp other sewing techniques and understand common problems that may arise.
Don't Let Sewing Terms Stop You
Don't let an unfamiliar sewing term stop you from exploring the creative and economical solutions that learning to operate a sewing machines offer. Knowing the correct term can help you communicate when you have a problem so that those "in the know" may be able to help via an email of phone call rather than having to tote the machine to a repair shop.
The sewing glossary will explain terms that may have you stymied.
- The Sewing Glossary
Caring For Your Sewing Machine
Caring for your sewing machine protects the investment you have in the machine and prevents problems.