The 16 stitch options, including stretch stitches, are selected with a simple jog dial and it has all the electronic essentials with a stop/start button, speed limiter, needle threader and needle up/down control.
Buy now Another easy-to-understand computerised machine which won’t be outgrown quickly, this has 47 pre-programmed stitches and three styles of one-step buttonholes to choose from.
Buy now This model is the one that changed my mind about computerised machines.
I thought all the features might be too confusing for a beginner but found it very intuitive when I tried it out.
Whether you're returning to long-lost skills from earlier in life or picking up the fabric shears for the first time, how do you even begin to choose your all-important sewing machine?
The variety of options available can be baffling and your ideal match will depend on what you’d like to make.