Singer 5400 Sew Mate can give you that experience with your kids. Parents sewers also want their children to learn about what they are doing. It will also be useful for them if they want to be a fashion designer or have a clothing business when they grow up.
Does it have the ability to sew thick fabrics?
Yes, it does, thanks to its extra high presser foot lifter. The machine can sew even those with multi-layered fabrics. Those who are quilting enthusiast will be going to love it.
My kids want to learn sewing, can they use this sewing machine?
For starters and kids who don’t have any idea about the sewing machine, they will not have trouble using Singer 5400 Sew Mate as it has user-friendly features. They are:
- Automatic-needle threading system
- Front loading bobbin
- Adjustable stitch width
- Snap-on presser feet
It also comes with an instructional video about how to use the machine and how to sew.
Am I going to love this machine as well as my kids?
Yes, you are going to love it because of its 60 built-in stitches which you can use for basic sewing, embroidery and more.
- 8 Essential stitches
- 8 Stretch stitches
- 40 Decorative stitches
- 4-automated 1-step buttonholes
Aside from that, the machine’s speed is suitable for beginners and kids.
I will be traveling, can I carry it anywhere?
Traveling with a sewing machine is no problem with Singer 5400 Sew Mate. It only weighs 13.8 pounds and has a dust cover.
But, if you will be carrying it for a long time, you should purchase a universal machine box for traveling which is available on some online stores.
Can it save electricity when using it?
Singer 5400 Sew Mate is made to conserve energy especially those sewers who will be using it at home. It only uses minimum electricity while stitching at its maximum speed.
Can it make quality stitches?
Yes, it can. With the use of a reverse button.
It can make your stitches tight at the beginning and end of your clothes, so it will not be loosened and rip off.
Also, the machine has a built-in needle plate with measurements. With the help of it, you can have a guide to make a straight stitch with your clothes.
How many needle position are they? And, what is its use?
There are 13 needle positions you can use in this computerized using machine. You can use it for making dog ear pockets, hems, topstitching, staystitching, running stitch, hand overcast, zigzag and more.
What is the use of it’s free-arm? Do I need it?
One of the astounding features of this computerized sewing machine is it has free-arm.
Why am I exaggerating it? It is because free-arm is helpful if you’ll be stitching sleeves and small clothes. It is one of the common problems in sewing, and you will not have trouble with it.
Will it last for several years?
- Heavy metal frame
- Durable-plastic outer cover
- High-quality motor
These parts of the machine are well-built. The materials are from the United States so you can assure at its quality. With the minimal use of it, it may last for almost 5 to 8 years.
Moreover, Singer also gives 25-year limited warranty to some parts of the machine. To make it sure, it is truly worth your money.
Can I afford to buy it?
Yes, you can afford to buy it. The price of Singer 5400 Sew Mate is more or less $100+. Purchasing the sewing machine with amazing features will feel like you haven’t spend anything. That’s all for our review on the Singer 5400 Sew Mate. Ready to give it a ‘sew’?