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Tips for Buying a Sewing Machine

Score of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

What you'll learn

There are several important things to consider when buying a sewing machine. In this class, Wambui Bahati will share tips, advice and wisdom about shopping for a sewing machine that she has gained over 65 years since she was first introduced to a sewing machine. Right away, she will dispel one of the myths which usually comes in the form of bad advice from well-meaning people. She will talk about the importance of having hands-on experience with the machine before you buy it, and a couple of ways to do that. You will learn some key things to look for in a machine before you decide to buy one.

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Reviews

5.0 4 Reviews
Creative Hayley

October 13, 2022

5
Verified purchaser

I don't often leave reviews, but wow! Wambui you are a joy! The enthusiasm, clarity and thoughtfullness of this video was so inspiring. Thank you for making me smile. I look forward to shopping for my upgrade machine!

Ashlliyk

September 29, 2021

5
Verified purchaser

Very useful tips on buying a first sewing machine

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Wambui Bahati

March 20, 2022

Teacher

Greetings, Thank you! I am happy that you found the tips helpful.

Georgina

July 18, 2021

5
Verified purchaser

Very useful tips on buying a first sewing machine. I will be using them when I go shopping. Thank you.

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Wambui Bahati

March 20, 2022

Teacher

Greetings, Thank you. Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback. Wishing you all the best in your sewing endeavors.

Linnea from Creative Fabrica

July 15, 2021

5
Verified purchaser

Thank you so much for this helpful advice! I totally agree that investing in a good machine - that also is a good fit for your needs and what you want to use it for - is so worth it!

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Wambui Bahati

July 17, 2021

Teacher

Hi Linnea!
I am happy you found the advice helpful. Thank you for taking the time to share your review. All the best to you!



  • Level

    Beginner
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    272 students

Listed on Jun 11, 2021 - ID 13152389
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Things to Consider Before Buying a Sewing Machine
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In this class, Wambui teaches you some key things to look for before you decide to buy a sewing machine.


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Wambui Bahati

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I live in New York City. I love the idea of making something out of nothing. I love the idea of taking certain materials and forming them into new shapes and into new objects for new uses - or for no practical use at all.

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Tips for Buying a Sewing Machine