Singer 281-1 Restoration: Cleaning, Adjusting, and Repl...

In this post, I’ll show you how to restore a vintage Singer 281-1 industrial sewing machine. These sewing machines were often used in factories, and there are a lot of them still in circulation. They Keep Reading

How to Make a Stitch Sample Book for Your Sewing Machin...

Do you have a bunch of fancy stitches on your sewing machine that you’ve never even used? Making a stitch sample book is a great way to test out those fancy stitches and learn what Keep Reading

White Rotary Sewing Machine: What Needle to Use

In this post, I’m going to cover some of the issues encountered when you find a cool vintage sewing machine, but you’re not sure what parts it takes. Specifically, I’m going to delve into White Rotary Keep Reading

How to Use Mini Vacuum Attachments to Clean Your Sewing...

In this post, I’ll show you how to get your sewing machine or serger cleaner than it has ever been by using mini vacuum attachments. My machines looked like they came right out of the factory Keep Reading