Remember the days when we used to sew with needle and thread? Fortunately, we can move past them as sewing machines are a lot more accessible now. These can range from simple home machines to the professional kinds that seamstresses or tailors would use. 

Whether you’re looking for your first sewing machine or looking to upgrade – we have it all here for your consideration!  

1. Singer 4423 HEAVY DUTY SEWING MACHINE

Best Singer sewing machine - suitable for leather

Price from SGD499.00

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You’ll need power to stitch through leather. Fortunately, the Singer 4423 Heavy Duty machine’s high-performance motor has 60% more power than a typical sewing machine to deliver the results you need. The ‘Extra High Presser Foot Lifter’ makes stitching leather much easier. It is also user-friendly as the width and length of the stitchwork are easily adjustable! 

2. Brother FS101 Sewing Machine

Best for quilting

Price from SGD399.00

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This computerised sewing machine does many things well, and that includes quilting. It may be compact but the Brother FS101 performs superior and speedy stitching at a low noise level. Its ‘7-Point Feed’ also ensures smooth feeding action and precise stitching for all types of fabrics. Plus, you’ll have 100 built-in stitches to go wild with!

3. Singer 8280 Sewing Machine

Best for denim

Price from SGD198.80

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The Singer 8280 is about simplicity that’s built to perform. This budget-friendly sewing machine is an all-rounder that does even fabrics like denim justice. If you’re a beginner, you will also appreciate the essential 7 built-in stitches and automatic needle threader! Even professionals can appreciate the Singer 8280’s foot presser that easily snaps on or off during sewing. 

4. Juki MO644D Portable Serger

Best with overlock

Price from SGD539.00

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Most overlockers charge a hefty price but not the Juki MO644D. This portable sewing machine has a 2-3-4 thread system with a 3-thread and 4-thread overlock for complex stitches. It even operates at a speed of up to 1,500 stitches per minute! Professionals can also create elaborate designs with the multi-purpose foot and rolled hems. 

5. Janome 525S Sewing Machine

Best for clothes - suitable for home use

Price from SGD648.00

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For those looking into a multi-purpose sewing machine, the Janome 525S is for you. The machine features an optimal 24 in-built stitch selection for general clothmaking. It can handle all types of fabric – this means you can make clothes for the whole family! Plus, the automatic needle threader and a drop-in bobbin system makes sewing a lot easier and safer.

6. Singer 2259 Tradition Sewing Machine

Best with automatic tension and foot pedal

Price from SGD298.95

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The Singer 2259 is a modern throwback to the sewing machines of our grandmother’s days. For one, it is durable due to its heavy-duty metal frame. Secondly, there’s a foot pedal for you to control the sewing process. Besides that, the machine automatically adjusts tension for excellent stitch quality. What’s not to love about it? 

7. Singer 3232 Sewing Machine

Best for beginners – with an automatic threader

Price from SGD318.80

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The Singer 3232 is made for the sewing beginner. This heavy-duty machine comes with 32 in-built stitches alongside adjustable stitch widths and lengths. Its automatic threader will also be a relief to inexperienced threaders as it automatically threads the eye of the needle for you. Need more assistance? The Online Owner's Class video tutorials comes in the package!

8. Fanghua 202A Mini Portable Sewing Machine

Best for kids

Price from SGD39.90

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The Fanghua 202A is a family-friendly sewing machine that’s even suitable for kids (under their parents’ supervision)! This beginner-friendly and extremely affordable sewing machine gives children a taste of the DIY culture. While you can’t expect professional results, the machine’s adjustable speed and double line sewing are enough for simple jobs. 

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