Um, Where can you buy oil for your sewing machine?

Answer Yes, you want genuine sewing machine oil. Some of the vintage machine folks like a variant with teflon in it, but I prefer plain old sewing machine oil, available any place fabrics are sold. Last... Read More »

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How to Convert a Cabinet Sewing Machine to a Portable Sewing Machine?

Some sewing machines are not built to sit directly on a work surface. If you want to remove a sewing machine from your cabinet, the machine must be made portable. This is easy to do by purchasing a... Read More »

Help! Inside my brothers XL-2600 sewing machine, the thread will clump up inside of the sewing machine.?

Bet you forgot to thread the top of the machine with the presser foot up (which opens the tension disks and lets the thread in so it's properly tensioned when you put the foot down to sew), and you... Read More »

Where to oil a sewing machine?

Oil the parts of your sewing machine that rub against each other, such as the hook in the bobbin area. Many machines also have holes where you should place a drop of oil. Turn the handwheel on your... Read More »

Where is the model number on a Brother sewing machine?

The serial number of a Brother sewing machine may be found on the bottom or back of the machine, on a silver placard or silver paper label. If not, look for this same label underneath the removable... Read More »