Pam Cortese of The Sewing & Vacuum Placehas created the most useful series of videos I’ve ever seen for free on the internet!

The first series is about the basic differences between a few older mechanical machines and some newer machines and Pam explains the parts, what they do, what their proper names are and how they differ from machine to machine. Well worth watching for the novice or experienced sewing enthusiast!

Here’s part one of Explaining Sewing Machines:

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