If you are new to sewing, the electronic speed control and push button start / stop for use without a foot pedal will make you feel at ease. For the more experienced sewer, creative elements including programmable needle up/down, an extension table to manage large projects easily.Singer 7285Q Patwork Sewing Machine Features. This feature makes threading the eye of the needle quick and easy. Easily adjust your maximum sewing speed. 6 Fully Automatic 1-Step Buttonholes. A simple, one-step process that creates balanced buttonholes. Create buttonholes with endlessly long sides. 1/4 Foot, Even Feed / Walking Foot, Satin Stitch Foot, Darning & Embroidery Foot. Automatic Stitch Length & Width. Optimal settings for stitch length and width are automatically set, but can be overridden for more personalized sewing. Canvas Cover with Extension Table Pocket. Keep your sewing machine and extension table dust-free. 4 Bonus Quilting Feet Expands your creative sewing and quilting possibilities. Top Drop-In Bobbin System with Clear View Cover.
The bobbin loads from the top, so it is easy to insert the bobbin. Simply follow the illustrations pictured on the machine. The clear cover makes it easy to monitor the bobbin thread supply. The internal rigid support holds all the mechanisms in perfect alignment for skip-free sewing and overall durability.
Placing the thread spool in the horizontal position allows for the thread to feed more evenly, reducing poor stitch formation and thread breakage. When tapering with the zigzag stitch, the stitch tapers to the center, not the left or right. This feature is especially valuable when appliquéing, because it provides a more attractive look when tapering into or out from a point.Automatic Presser Foot Pressure Control. The amount of pressure exerted on the fabric by the presser foot against the feed dogs is adjusted automatically. Sew from the lightest weight tricots to the heaviest denim, without making adjustments. This system ensures stable stitch quality regardless of fabric type. Tie-off decorative and utility stitches with just a push of the Auto Lock button. Three tiny tacking stitches reinforce patterns and stitches to prevent unraveling. Advantageous when placing multiple layers or bulky fabric under the presser foot. Needle position can be changed for individual projects like inserting zippers, cords and topstitching.
Select stitches can be set for a maximum width of 7mm creating attractive satin and decorative stitches. Provides professional results and easy access to cuffs, collars, pant hems and other difficult-to-reach areas. Push the conveniently located Automatic Reverse Button to sew in reverse and reinforce the stitch.
With a maximum sewing speed of 750 stitches-per-minute, projects can be sewn quickly. Accessories can be conveniently stored in the removable sewing table. Easily change most presser feet without use of a screwdriver.