A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News:  Vote for your favorite Bottle It Up project now! Smiley
Total Members: 302,496
Currently Running With Scissors:
683 Guests and 19 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Asking for my first machine  (Read 593 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
SiakelA
Summer is finally here again!
Offline Offline

Posts: 977
Joined: 21-Feb-2008

Wit beyond measure...


View Profile available for personal swaps
« on: March 01, 2010 06:18:37 AM »

I'm looking at the Hello Kitty Sewing Machine - Green (11706). It's a 3/4 size machine and reviewers say it's the same as Janome Harmony 1017. It looks simple, but I'm a true beginner. Should I go with this one? It has a lot of great reviews, but I'm wondering if I need something a little sturdier and more versitile. I'd rather not have to buy another one in a year or two.

Oh, and to explain the topic name, I'm asking for it on my wedding registry Smiley

http://www.target.com/gp/detail.html?asin=B000B8WSJ2&colid=CUJ0MTPT5ETY&coliid=I2XX9OC5CQD17Z&bckreg=wedd

What would you guys reccomend for a first machine??


ETA: looking around in the forums and then on Amazon, I just found this on sale Brother CS6000I 60-Stitch Computerized Free-Arm Sewing Machine with Multiple Stitch Functions. It looks so complicated!! But at the same time, that's just another way of saying room to grow, right?

http://www.amazon.com/Brother-CS6000I-60-Stitch-Computerized-Functions/dp/B000JQM1DE/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=home-garden&qid=1267453461&sr=8-2

ETA: I went with the Brother Machine.
« Last Edit: March 01, 2010 06:28:21 PM by minathia » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Lique
My Motto: If you can't find it, buy another one.
Offline Offline

Posts: 797
Joined: 26-Jun-2004


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2010 07:53:39 PM »

My daughter has the Hello Kitty one and she loves it, it really is a grea machine. I'm sure you will love your new Brother machine.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

SiakelA
Summer is finally here again!
Offline Offline

Posts: 977
Joined: 21-Feb-2008

Wit beyond measure...


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2010 09:04:28 PM »

Thanks Lique! I'm sure the Hello Kitty machine is great. It has a ton of great reviews.

I hope the brother machine is a good fit for me. Smiley I have all sort of plans for it already, involving many new pillows for my couch to start out with.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Have Great Post-Workout Hair
How to Have Great Beach Hair
How to Choose Hair Color
How to Choose the Best Hairstyles for an Oval Face
How to Get Rid of Ingrown Hairs
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Coffee Mug Cozy
March 25, 2015 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: How to Make 110 Prayer Flags

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.