Basic Sewing Machine Accessory Kit
Sewing machine accessories can make sewing even more enjoyable and productive. When buying a sewing machine, it is necessary to check the set of accessories attached to it.
In this article, you will find out what accessories should be at the sewing machine and how to use them.
Let's consider the option of a conventional sewing machine for beginners. What tools, presser feet and accessories should be in the kit, attached to entry-level machine.
The set of accessories is in a plastic bag, which is placed in a removable table.
Basic accessories and their purpose
Darning plate is used for disabling the moving of feed dogs. Darning plate fits over the needle plate.
The sewing needle is important part for good work a sewing machine. Do not use blunt and curved needles, start every new project with a new needle.
For leather, denim, knitted fabrics and other materials you can be bought special needles. But for start can use universal needles for woven fabrics and most knits in an 80/12 sizes.
When sewing clothes, you often need to make the double finishing stitches. Instead of twice doing a straight line, you can use a double (twin) needle.
The use of a double needle has its own peculiarities, especially when sewing stretch fabrics.
The sewing machines that can sew with double needle have an additional spool pin for the coil.
Seam ripper you will need for cutting open buttonholes and for tearing off seams.
Bobbins are better to use plastic. They are lighter and better glide inside the bobbin case.
In this tutorial I'm going to show you two ways of using this sewing machine blind hem presser foot.
Using the rolled hem presser foot is the simple way of hemming edges of thin fabrics. The tutorial has 10 photos with pro comments.
It this tutorial you learn the easy way how to hem skirt or dress using sewing machine. You will find the tips how to use a blind hem presser foot.
You will need this presser foot when stitching cords, elastic bands, etc.
This presser foot is used for installing the zippers.
The flat buttons can be sewn on sewing machine having zigzag stitch using the buttons foot.
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