Brother XR9500PRW Sewing Machine Review

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Brother XR9500PRW Review Summary

The Brother XR9500PRW is a very good entry level sewing machine. Suitable to light duty tasks, it offers a great accessory package, all the features you’ll need and solid performance at a very affordable price. Continue reading

Singer 7258 Sewing Machine Review

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Singer 7258 Review Summary

The Singer Stylist 7258 is an award winning (Consumers Digest) sewing machine, and one of the best in its class. Unfortunately, the price segment it falls in puts it up against some stiff competition from Brother and Janome, but that’s no reason to overlook this gem. Continue reading

Full Review: Janome Magnolia 7330

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The Janome Magnolia 7330 is the second most advanced model in the Magnolia line, which caters for entry-level to midrange sewing. Janome has a reputation for impeccable quality and the 7330 Magnolia is no different: a solid intermediate sewing machine with a lot to offer. Continue reading

Brother Serger 1034D Review

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 Brother 1034D Serger Review Summary:

This is an excellent beginner to intermediate serger. Easy to get started with, with great functionality touches and reliable performance across the board. It can’t do chain or overlock stitches, but outside of that you get a lot for the modest price. Continue reading

Comparison Guide: Brother CS6000i vs Singer 7258

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It is the battle of the sub-$200 giants! Today we’re looking at the Brother CS6000i vs Singer 7258, two extremely popular sewing machines in the competitive $100 – $200 price bracket.

Which one of these should you get? You’re probably going to find there’s not a whole lot to choose between these two. Ultimately your decision will come down to one or two key features.

Let’s evaluate the deciding factors. Continue reading

Brother SE400 vs Brother PE500

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A very popular request I get is for a comparison between the Brother SE400 and the Brother PE500. Clearly these are from people who are interested in embroidery and wants an affordable entry-level embroidery/sewing machine.

These are two excellent models from Brother, so it’s no surprise that they’re a popular choice. Let’s do a comparison to help you make a purchase decision. Continue reading

We Choose the Best Sewing and Embroidery Machine

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3 Versatile Sewing and Embroidery Machines to Consider

You don’t have too many options when it comes to a combination sewing and embroidery machine. That is a bit strange, as the concept makes a lot of sense. Instead of having separate machines for sewing and embroidery, an embroidery sewing machine gives you the best of both worlds: a competent and versatile sewing machine, with powerful embroidery capabilities. Continue reading