embroidery on a machine
The art of embroidery has a long history. While first embroidery machines were invented in the 19th century, hand embroidery goes back to ancient history. Embroidery was practiced in ancient Greece, Egypt, and China. The art and craft that we love have a long tradition. While it is well worth preserving and pursuing, sometimes you have to get rid...
Brother PE525 side view
Brother PE525 Embroidery Machine is an embroidery only machine. It appears on many charts and seems to be quite popular with users. I will take a closer look at it to see what all the fuss is about. Sewing machines have changed quite a lot throughout more than 150 years of history and evolution. It is only natural that technological...
Brother Sewing Machine ST371HD
If you are a novice or intermediate sewist, acquiring a heavy-duty sewing machine probably isn’t at the top of your list. And why would it be? Not everybody needs to deal with thick fabrics such as leather or denim, much less multiple layers of those. Also, you probably don’t need a performance monster that would allow you to stitch...
Janome HD3000 Heavy Duty Sewing Machine
Janome HD3000 is a heavy duty mechanical sewing machine for home use. There is something about mechanical sewing machines. With the invention of computerized machines, many people thought that mechanical ones would end up in museums and antique shops. However, it is not going to happen any time soon. Mechanical machines are still very popular and preferred by many...
Brother SE625 Combination Computerized Sewing Machine
Sewing embroiderers and embroidering sewists are the most likely (and most targeted) buyers of combo machines such as Brother SE625 Computerized Sewing & Embroidery Machine. Brother has made this model with versatility in mind. It’s not exactly a jack of all trades, but it can certainly be a great tool for those who have only just acquired a taste...
Brother Sewing and Embroidery Machine SE425
If you are looking for combined sewing and embroidery machine, you have probably come across Brother SE425 Sewing and Embroidery Machine. In this review, I will take a closer look at its features and performance. I will examine what it can do to help you figure out if it is a good choice for you. The end of 20th and...
colorful hats on a pile
Traditionally, embroidery has been regarded and practiced mainly as a hobby. For ages, diligent people have used their skills to make fabulous decorations on fabric, just for the beauty of it. During the past few decades, however, the situation has become different. More and more people are into embroidery as a means of making some side bucks, or even...
Quantum Stylist 9985 room view
Singer Corporation is one of the oldest and most reputable sewing machine manufacturers. Yet, it is known for innovation as much as reliability and top quality. Singer 9985 is designed to be a glance into the future. It is a computerized sewing machine packed with amazing features and abilities. I can’t imagine the project that you can’t take on...
Modern Quilter Singer 8500Q Computerized Portable Sewing Machine
Over 150 years of existence have been more than enough to position Singer as one of the most trusted sewing machines manufacturers. Their vintage models are scattered across the world in our grandmas’ sewing cabinets. And they aren’t just beautiful - most of them are still in use and will probably be for many more decades to come. However,...
tailor downloading embroidery software on his laptop
How to choose the best embroidery software for your home embroidery machine? If you asked this question just a couple of decades ago, people would think you are out of your mind. Nowadays, machine embroidery is a popular hobby. And embroidery software is an unavoidable tool to let your creativity flow. Well, to be fair, it is not unavoidable....