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Vintage Singer Machine, Amvets Finds, Clear Plastic Hose Covers & Garden Greens… OH MY!!!

I did buy this great running sewing machine at a local lawn sale, (the original matching flat bed is in the garage being spruced up a bit) and although I do not NEED any more machines (and after giving quite a few away!) I just loved the machine and couldn't resist. It was worth the… Continue reading Vintage Singer Machine, Amvets Finds, Clear Plastic Hose Covers & Garden Greens… OH MY!!!

Sewing Machines

Tour: Zoje Blind Stitch Machine

A blind-stitch hemmer used to well, create blind stitches!.... It's not the best; but for the little I use it, it has done wonderful job on my 84"L lined curtains as well as pant hems, a tweed coat and other things I've made. Since I don't use it often, I was contemplating selling it; but… Continue reading Tour: Zoje Blind Stitch Machine

Sewing Machines

TOUR: Singer 328K Sewing Machine – Great Britain

Enjoy the mini-Tour! 🙂   This isn't my 'very fave' machine; but it IS great little performer for it's size and light weight. I've sewn 3 heavy wool and fleece coats with this machine, and it performed well through several thicknesses. Although I am looking for a cabinet to set it in; a flatbed won't be… Continue reading TOUR: Singer 328K Sewing Machine – Great Britain

Sewing Machines

RANT: Bernina Activa Patchwork Edition 230

Love vs hate... I bought this in 2005; I love it and I hate it. I love it because it is a good workhorse. I hate it because when I bought it the machine had issues. I love it because I finally found a Machine Tech who actually knew what he was doing after 12… Continue reading RANT: Bernina Activa Patchwork Edition 230