4 Types of sewing machines to choose from for your everyday needs

Sewing machines are an important household device for it not only saves the bill for household cloth repair; it also saves time and effort. Sewing machine is a machine that helps stitch fabric and other material together with thread. The sewing machine was invented during the Industrial Revolution to reduce the amount of manual work in clothing industries.

The sewing machine is an invention of the 18th century that has gradually improved over the years. Different kinds of sewing machines are available for different kinds of purposes. Industrial sewing machines are used to repair and manufacture not only apparel but also bags, shoes, car seats, sofa etc. In domestic sewing machines, the motor is usually brand specific and the machine can be used for a variety of purposes like repairing, stitching, embroidery and other various everyday needs.

With sewing machines having become an essential household gadget, here are four types of Singer sewing machines models to choose from for your everyday needs –

  1. Zig-Zag Fashion Makers

A basic yet robust machine that answers your everyday sewing needs. This comes with a variety of features and is easy to use, which makes swing more comfortable. The average price for this machine falls in the range of Rs. 6,000-20,000. This range of machines is equipped with various built-in stitch patterns and stitch functions. An ideal for beginners, a variety of models are included in Zig-Zag Fashion Makers.


Singer 3321 Talent Singer Heavy-duty 4423






  1. Electronic Fashion Makers

These electronic sewing machines help produce excellent quality sewing patterns from the very first stitch. Equipped with several time-saving and innovative features, these machines are built with fully automatic 1-step buttonholes, drop feed and decorative stitches. The two models in this category are Curvy 8770 and Brilliance 6180 priced at Rs. 37,000/- and Rs. 20,895/- respectively. While Curvy 8770 comes with 225 Built-In Stitches and Swiftsmart Threading System along with other features, the Brilliance 6180 is built with 6 styles of 1-step buttonholes and fully adjustable push button.


Singer Curvy 8770 Singer Brilliance 6180

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  1. Embroidery Fashion Makers

Designed exclusively for domestic use, the new Singer Futura series will enable you to design embroidered garments, decorative pillows, monogrammed napkins and a lot more. Built with 215 sewing stitches and 6 fully automatic one-step buttonholes, this machine encourages you to explore your creative skills with its advanced features. The price for this sewing machine in India is Rs. 75,000/-


Singer Futura XL-550

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  1. Straight Stitch

As the name suggests, this machine is used for straight stitching and provides only this function. Though still being used, this form of sewing machine has become a little less popular, owing to latest technological developments. Traditionalists might still consider this a viable option for stitching. In India, this machine is available in the price range of Rs. 3,000-7,000/-


Singer Galaxy Merritt Tailor-Master

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It is advisable for one to analyse the reasons behind buying a sewing machine and purchase the one that best fits the needs and requirements of the customer.

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