Author Archives: RoxanneStitches

The Manual Sewing Machine Cutter

One of my favorite features on my newer sewing machines, is the Auto Thread Cutting Feature.  This feature can spoil you in heartbeat once you get used to using it.  I love it for certain applications, but not all applications.  When … Continue reading

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Another Sew Along?

Last week while catching up on some of the blogs I read, someone posted about upcoming sew along’s for the New Year.  I already committed to the 2018 RTW Fast hosted by Goodbye Valentino, but I won’t be able to … Continue reading

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Sew Along Redemption!

Happy New Year!! New Year, fresh start.  A few years ago, I signed up to participate in a RTW Fast Sew Along hosted by Sarah Gunn from Goodbye Valentino.  The point of the sew along was to sew your own … Continue reading

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Singer VS Brother Part 3: Mechanical Details Comparison!!

Welcome to Part 3:  Mechanical Details Comparison, in my ongoing series comparing the Singer Pro Finish Serger to the Brother 1034d Serger!  This is the final part to this series.  It’s been a great experience for me to be comparing … Continue reading

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Singer VS Brother Part 2: Stitch Quality & Threading Comparison!!

Hi Everyone!  I hope you found the Singer VS Brother comparison spreadsheet from Part 1 of this series helpful. I’ve already received emails with great questions and many of the answers will be included in Parts 2 & 3 of … Continue reading

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Singer VS Brother Part 1: Technical Specification Comparison!!

Welcome to Part 1 in my NEW comparison series on the Singer Pro Finish Serger and the Brother 1034d Serger!! Well… we go!!  I know many of you have been waiting patiently for this comparison.  I know this because you’ve emailed … Continue reading

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