Buying a Sewing Machine

There are many things you’ll want to consider before buying a sewing machine. You don’t want to get caught up in the salespersons ‘pitch’ and go home with the wrong machine.

If you do your homework ahead of time, you’ll know exactly what you need and have a good idea of what you will be paying for it.

Get our Checklist for Buying a Sewing Machine guide in the FM Store.

The videos below show you all the different components of a sewing machine. You can decide what is most important to you. It’s worth the time to learn about everything you should consider when buying a sewing machine.

If you’re looking for your first machine, the Brother CS6000i on Amazon is very highly recommended. If you need something less expensive, the Brother XL2600I is an option.