|From the pages of Threads Magazine
31 Basic Sewing Machines: The Line-up
Our downloadable chart tells you which machine has which features, so you can choose one wisely
For more details on choosing a sewing machine that's suited to your needs, look for the August/September 2002 issue of Threads (#102).
Compare the machines
Download our comparison chart to help you narrow the field, visit manufacturers' Web sites, take a test-drive at the dealer's, and find a machine that will work for you. Note the online chart is sorted alphabetically by manufacturer -- go to issue #102 to see the chart sorted by price.
Treat your machine right
Check out these two articles to learn how to maintain your new machine, and how to make the most of it with optional accessories.
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