How to Sew on Buttons With Sewing Machine

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine

Every model of sewing machines having a zigzag stitch can sew on the button and four step buttonhole. Do it is possible only with special button sewing presser foot.
Now let's try to sew on a button to the scrap of the fabric. For this test tutorial we use two holes button. Using button sewing foot you can attach 2 or 4-hole buttons to garments.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 1

To sew buttons onto a piece of fabric, you will need to have a special presser foot.
Note: sew on the flat buttons only.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 2

To use your sewing machine for attaching the button you need select the zig zag stitch.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 3

Turn the lever of length stitch to minimum value, as shown.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 4

The width of the zigzag stitch should correspond to the distance between centers of holes a button.
This option determined empirically.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 5

This is small special button sewing foot. It has rubber parts that attach to the foot shank to provide extra stability a button during sewing.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 6

Remove the presser foot and attach the button sewing foot.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 7

Pull both ends of the thread as illustrated.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 9

Place the fabric under the presser foot.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 9

Place the button under the presser foot.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 10

Start to sew on button without the using the foot control pedal of sewing machine.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 11

Turn by hand the balance wheel and lower the needle to the place a button slowly.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 12

Using the hand wheel you need insert the needle into the centers of first and second holes.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 13

If you don't have a skill will be better not use the foot control pedal of sewing machine. Sew on the button to garment with turning a wheel by hand.
Note: if the needle does not pass through the hole a button it may break or damage the surface of the buttons.

How to Sew on Buttons with Sewing Machine, step 14

Now you can start to sew onto your garment any other buttons.

English isn't my first language, so please excuse any mistakes and help correct them.
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