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| Posted by April Henry

Featherweight Case Restoration Ideas

If you are a member of the Singer Featherweight 221 & 222K Sewing Machines Facebook group then chances are you've seen some of the clever ideas for restoring a Featherweight case.  Now, we aren't meaning an easy case refurbish, but rather a complete case restoration.  A complete case restoration could be an option for those cases that would otherwise need to be thrown to the trash heap due to compromised stability or having been so overtaken by mold or mildew. Some restorations are easier than others, but we hope you will find inspiration from the Featherweight community and their creative...

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| Posted by April Henry

Introducing the Super Easy Machine Needle Threader

We are so excited to now offer the Super Easy Machine Needle Threader for your Singer Featherweight. This will work on ALL household sewing machines, too, but we are partial to our Featherweights, aren't we?!  As an added bonus, it not only is helpful as a needle threader, but it easily inserts the needle, too! Working with many needle threaders through the years, we were tickled to have a fellow Featherweight friend from Texas show us this particular style this summer when we were on our Featherweight Maintenance Workshop Tour.  Thank you, David!  This gadget is fantastic! Click Here To...

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| Posted by April Henry

Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours!

From all of us here at the Featherweight Shop, we wish you a very, very Blessed Thanksgiving to you and yours.  It is a grace and blessing to consider you one of our Featherweight Stitchery Friends and one we are truly grateful for. We will be sharing the traditional turkey feast with Carmon's family tomorrow (we are bringing our homemade ice cream to go with the pumpkin pie!) but will be back on Friday for when our After Thanksgiving Sale begins...... We are getting very excited for this year!  Get ready.... get set...... (12:01am on 11/25/2016 we GO!!!!) We will...

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| Posted by April Henry

Let's Take a Tour of the New Website

As of last week, some of you have already discovered our newly remodeled website, but for those of you who are new, let me give you a little tour! So much to glean from, even from the Home Page! First stop -- the Schoolhouse!  This is probably the best feature of our new site.  It has the most comprehensive Featherweight data all in one place.  Dating, History, but most importantly the Tutorials and Maintenance that will be continually forthcoming as Carmon produces more videos with information. You can see in the image above all the arrows indicating the different areas...

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| Posted by Carmon Henry

Happy New Year - 2015!

Today is the day — a new day for a new year which means it is now time to make our official announcement.  It is with great pleasure that we announce our new Featherweight website acquisition… www.Singer-Featherweight.com First, we would like to thank Graham for all his expertise, insight and service to the Singer Featherweight Community. What he has accomplished and brought to the world of owning and collecting Singer Featherweights is unprecedented. He will always be the original purveyor of Singer Featherweights to the Gentry… and will be remembered for generations to come. Graham’s confidence in permitting us to...

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