Thinking about getting a sewing machine to make your own baby clothes. You can’t go wrong with either of these two options from Singer.
The Singer 9960
The Singer 9960 sewing machine has automated speed controls,and push button operations making the machine easy to maneuver. It also makes cutting thread a lot easier. All of the controls are placed low on the panel allowing for ease of operation. It includes a extra large LCD screen. The 9960 has 600 built-in stitch patterns. It also includes a reference chart on the unit to eliminate flipping through a manual. It has a maximum stitching with of 7mm. It includes a automatic locking stitch for decorative stitches.
The 9960 is capable of handling basting,quilting,and professional applications. The buttonhole maker has a auto-sized feature making the process a lot easier. The stitch count on the Singer 9960 is truly impressive,which includes multiple font sizes. Another benefit is the creativity that you have with stitch customization. You can edit the sewing stitches,changing the width and length of the stitches. It allows you to combine stitches into your own patterns. It has pattern memory up to 60 stitches in length. The Singer 9960 comes with lots of extra presser feet including 13 of the most popular feet. It has a automatic needle threader and drop in bobbin system with a plastic see through cover. It has automatic tension that is manually adjustable. It has the drop feed functionality and extra long extension table attachment with ruler marking on the font. It has a slow sewing speed option and a maximum sewing speed of 850 stitches per minute. It comes with automatic reverse and horizontal threading. Includes 25 needle positions and has a heavy duty metal frame. It has a built in carry handle and never needs oil.
The Singer 7258
The Singer 7258 has 100 built in stitches. It includes 6 styles of one step buttonholes. Certain sewing stitches can be modified to a maximum width of 7mm and a maximum length of 5mm. The zigzag stitches taper off to the center creating a more polished look. It comes with 8 snap on style presser feet. It is computerized and the controls are simple,so it is easy to learn for beginners. It is jam proof and comes with top drop in bobbin with a see through cover. It has a automatic needle threader with a programmable needle. The Singer 7258 sewing machine comes with start and stop switch and a speed control. It has a reverse button and auto tie off feature for straight stitching. It has a maximum sewing speed of 750 stitches per minute. It has a automatic presser foot pressure and automatic bobbin winding clutch. It comes with 13 needle positions and is twin needle capable. It has automatic tension and a horizontal thread delivery. It has a built in carry handle and two built in needle cutters. It also has a heavy duty metal frame.
If your looking for a good quality sewing machine Singer is a excellent brand. The reviews that these machines receive are outstanding to say the least. These machines are built tough to endure heavy day to day usage.