Creating home masterpieces with a quilting sewing machine
There are sewing machines, and then there are quilting sewing machines for those serious large-scale DIY projects. So if you want to take on big jobs like king-sized bed quilt making, do yourself and favour and pick up a quality quilting sewing machine at eBay. The top sewing machines and sergers brands to look out for include Janome, BERNINA, Brother and Singer. You'll find both new and pre-owned machines that suit your sewing needs.
Advanced computerised quilting sewing machines
A computerised sewing and quilting machine can take your designs to the next level. For example, the Brother VQ3000 provides a massive 56 square inches of work space capable of handling just about any garment. The digital dual feed accessory foot allows you to sew precise stitches on all sorts of different fabrics from faux fur to leather. Need even more space? Simply pull out the extension table.
Janome quilting machines offer a popular alternative in a similar price bracket. The Janome MC9400QCP computerised quilting machine features everything you need to enjoy smooth, comfortable sewing. With the help of pre-set stitch functions and the ability to customise each stitch, you'll be designing masterpieces in no time.
Other important features of a computerised quilting machine include a sensor pen, built-in laser vision guide, LCD touch screen display and adjustable bipedal foot control.
Basic quilting machines
You don't necessarily need the latest and greatest technology to get the job done well. A no-frills 18W machine can offer 18 fantastic stitches and an automatic buttonhole. Making it ideal for a relative beginner or an experienced sewist getting back into the swing of sewing at home.