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« on: July 03, 2012 06:16:54 PM »

Hi all,

I just acquired an adorable Brother Galaxie 221 which came with the original accessory box and cabinet. Inside I found the following presser feet, and was wondering if anyone could help out and tell me what they are...

I haven't quite figured out how to post pictures but here's the link to my craftster album where they are located:

http://www.craftster.org/pictures/showgallery.php?ppuser=259576&cat=500

Thanks in advance to everyone for their help.







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« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2012 01:11:53 PM »

With just a quick glance at them, I can tell you a few of them.

Picture 2: The middle one is definitely a rolled hem foot.
Picture 6: Binder attachment (you can use it to attach bias tape to an edge/seam)
Picture 7: Zipper foot

I would have to dig out my research books to be able to maybe tell the others.
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« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2012 11:12:15 AM »

You are a rock star. Thank you!!!
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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2012 12:54:15 PM »

Picture 3 looks like ruffle foots. but I'm not 100% sure but almost.
Picture 5 looks like the foot I used to make hems in sheets. (I sewed        sheets in a factory for yrs.) Though mine was an industrial machine with a very high shank these look like home sewing machine feet. Don't understand how you'd attach it as is unless there is another part?
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« Reply #4 on: August 07, 2012 04:21:45 PM »

photo 2 #1 and #3 one is probably a flat fell foot and one might be a cording foot. Hard to see the photo. Does it have a groove on the under side?
photo 2 #2 definitely a rolled hemmer
photo 3 #3 is for machine sewing buttons on. It's an open toe foot.
photo 4 looks like a pleater or gathering foot
photo 5 large hemming foot
photo 6 binder like for adding bias tape
photo 7 adjustable zipper foot
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« Reply #5 on: August 07, 2012 07:25:03 PM »

Thanks all for your help!  Grin
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