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I read the reviews and agree with the positive comments. I think its a good value for the money. I didn't give this an excellant rating because of the following... I had a major issue with the zipper foot included. I was trying to sew cording and the shape/design of the foot would not allow me to stitch close enough to the cording. I did not like it for a centered zipper either. But I did use it to install a lapped zipper and it worked great. The machine does not stop when you let off the power foot...it always stitches one more stitch which I'm not used to. Also the reverse button starts one stitch forward before going backwards. The bobbin cover is plastic and I only hope the tab doesn't break from changing out the bobbin with a lot of use. When selecting a stitch number you have to go all the way up to 9 for each digit before you can go back to zero for a straight stitch which is zero. I called the Singer help line and it took 40 minutes to get thru....
Singer Stylist 7258 Sewing Machine with Automatic Needle Threader
The Singer Stylist 7258 features an automatic needle threader, which is sewing's biggest time saver and a programmable needle up/down for easier quilting and applique. This machine also comes with a quick start guide and an into DVD.
ITEM#: 12974476The Singer Stylist 7258 features an automatic needle threader, which is sewing's biggest time saver and a programmable needle up/down for easier quilting and applique. This machine also comes with a quick start guide and an into DVD.
- Manufacturer: Singer Sewing Co
- Built in stitches: 100
- Top Drop-in Bobbin (Class 15J)
- Automatic Needle Threader (sewing's biggest time saver)
- Programmable Needle Up/Down for easier quilting and applique
- Heavy Duty Metal Frame for skip-free sewing
- 6 Fully Automatic 1-step Buttonholes
- 10 Presser Feet included
- Automatic Sitch Width and Length
- Quick Start Guide included
- Machine Intro DVD included/Electric sewing machine
- Weight: 13.4 pounds
- Dimensions: 16.5 inches long x 13.8 inches wide x 13.5 inches high
- Model: 7258CL
- All-Purpose Foot
- Zipper Foot
- Satin Stitch Foot
- Blind Hem Foot
- Buttonhole Foot
- Overcasting Foot
- Darning and Embroidery Foot
- Gathering Foot
- Rolled Hem Foot
- Auxiliary Spool Pin
- Spool Caps
- Seam Ripper
- Lint Brush
- Darning Plate
- Foot Pedal
- Power Cord
- Instruction Manual
- Disclosures & Guidelines
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I read the reviews and agree with the positive comments. I think its a good value for the money. I didn't give this an excellant rating because of the following... I had a major issue with the zipper foot included. I was trying to sew cording and the shape/design of the foot would not allow me to stitch close enough to the cording. I did not like it for a centered zipper either. But I did use it to install a lapped zipper and it worked great. The machine does not stop when you let off the power foot...it always stitches one more stitch which I'm not used to. Also the reverse button starts one stitch forward before going backwards. The bobbin cover is plastic and I only hope the tab doesn't break from changing out the bobbin with a lot of use. When selecting a stitch number you have to go all the way up to 9 for each digit before you can go back to zero for a straight stitch which is zero. I called the Singer help line and it took 40 minutes to get thru.Read More
I bought this machine in Feb. 2014 and was looking for good value for the money as well as a quality machine. I had limited funds but decided on this one based on the consumer report award. While it does most of what I need it to do, (I'm a professional seamstress) it doesn't sew as fast as my previous 2 machines, only 750 stitches per minute, but it does have a great buttonhole, automatic needle threader, good lighting and the needle up/down feature is nice. The feed dogs hold the fabric tight, and the straight stitch is great. My previous machine was a Viking 425 and in 10 years it needed new feed dogs already. A $$$$ machine should last more than 10 years, so i opted for the Singer name, hoping It would be a good fit.Read More
A great price for this machine. It has a metal frame which makes it very durable. Wish you could drop the feed dogs, but it comes with a plate that takes the place of dropping them. I love the built-in stitches. I recommend it for a first-time computer sewing machine or for a sewing newbie. Just remember not to turn the fly-wheel backward. It's not widely advertised, but doing so will damage the computer in the machine.Read More
Questions & Answers
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Is this machine truly a self threader? or do I stil have to put the thread in the needle manually?
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Hi, Just wanted check before i cld purchase this product. I live in india bangalore. 1) Do i have to use a convert for this machine. 2) does this cover international warranty 3) Can i go any local singer stores for the repair and any other parts of this? Thank you Mrs Rajiv
Hello harsharajiv, please use only with proper outlet adapters and voltage converters for your area. Without the proper adapter and voltage converter, plugging this product into an outlet with voltage in excess of 110-120 volts may result in fire and/or injury. This item does not have a warranty offered. Thank you for shopping with us!
I would just like to make sure that this is a NEW and UNUSED machine???
Thank you for contacting us overstocksue2. Yes, this is a brand new item. Please let us know if you have any further questions.
Hi, I'm a bit confused by the answers below. In the answer of 2014 the machine is 110volt only but in the answer of 2013 it is a 230volt machine. Which is the correct one? (I'm asking because I live in Europe) Thanks!
Hi mgran, we apologize about the confusion. This machine is not the European version. This machine is only made to work in the US and Canada. We sincerely apologize for the misinformation and inconvenience. We will have the previous answers removed for continuity.
Will this machine work in the USA? Also, is there a warranty?
Hello tabbers, 110 volt machine designed for United States and Canadian use only and 25-year limited warranty including 25 years parts, 5 year electronic and 1 year labor. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!
Hi I wanted to use this machine in Australia and need some technical info on it, to check whether it will work. Can you confirm the motor details of the machine- wattage, frequency and voltage? Thanks!
Hi this sounds like a non-US version. Is it European model? I dont want to order it and then have to return it because its a US model an d wont work here.
Hi tanayac, we have received updated information regarding this machine. This machine is not the European version. This machine is only made to work in the US and Canada. We sincerely apologize for the misinformation and inconvenience.
Where is this product manufactured?
Hi kmack1962, this item was made in China. We hope this helps. Thanks for shopping with us.
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