SINGER 7258 Computerized Free Arm Sewing Machine Review
Pros & Cons
Supported by 25 years warranty, the sewing machine designed to serve for a lifetime without any major repair or replacement requirements. For easy to engage and master the sewing technique, SINGER 7258 computerized free arm machine provides instruction manual in 3 languages, English, Spanish and French.
Like many other important features, which you love to have in a sewing machine, SINGER 7258 also comes with Free Arm sewing feature, automatic needle threader, bobbin winder and a transparent cover to estimate the thread position in advance. Apart from all these, many sewing friendly features also make it as one of the desirable sewing machines; everybody loves to own.
We love the SINGER 7258 sewing machine, and so does thousands of other customers which is why it has been awarded the consumer digest award two times in a row. Every part of the sewing machine carries the legendary SINGER artistry quality, and its versatile features would never let you down when you are in the middle of a challenging project. The sewing machine comes with brightly illuminated LED, delivering cool light sufficient to enough to finish your project, even when there are insufficient light issues.
Some of the most attractive features of SINGER 7258:
- 100 inbuilt stitches
The SINGER 7258 sewing machine comes with 100 inbuilt stitches including 76 decorative stitches, 9 basic stitches, 8 stretch and 7 fully automatic buttonhole stitches. These stitches are extremely helpful for numerous type of quilting, decorative, fashion sewing, crafts and heirloom purpose.
It doesn’t matter whether you are sewing a dress or quilting or creating home furnishings, this sewing machine is the best bet for you. The LED screen makes the choice of stitch options much simple. Clear explicated stitches are present on the right part of the machine, and you can select one from there according to your need.
- Easy to set up and use
The SINGER 7258 machine is easy to set up. It comes with instruction manual in 3 languages and a machine intro DVD with simple guidelines. The instructions are easy to follow. However, if you still have doubts that are not fully resolved even after reading the instruction manual, you can head online to the SINGER’s website.
Using the machine is pretty simple as well. As already mentioned above, there are 100 inbuilt stitches, and it is effortless to switch between these stitches. The sewing machine is fully computerized and is designed keeping the comfort of users in mind. Each button’s functions have been labeled clearly, which makes the selection process easy and quick.
- Electronic push start button
The SINGER 7258 is one of the best computerized sewing machine. It comes with electronic start and stop button. This feature allows the users to operate the machine without the use of the foot pedal. The electronic speed control features allow you to control speed while you are not using the foot controller.
- Electronic push stitch selection
This SINGER sewing machine comes with the feature of electronic push stitch selection. You can select the stitch of your choice just with the push of a button. The stitching is very simple on this machine, and you can stitch anything in few minutes.
The sewing speed of the machine is awe-inspiring at 750 stitches per minute. From the LED panel, you can choose long stitch for embroidery projects or tighter stitches to make sure that the stitch holds up perfectly, everything by a simple electronic maneuvering.
- Top loading bobbin system
The bobbin can easily load into the bobbin chamber which contains a distinctive magnetic vertical axis spinning hook designed to eliminate the frustrating sewing interruptions and bobbin jams. The bobbin comes with a transparent cover which lets the users to clearly view the bobbin and how much thread is on it.
The machine’s automatic bobbin winding system allows the setting up and execution of sewing projects quick and easy. The automatic bobbin thread winding system, ease up the bobbin thread re-winding exercise, leaving the machine to take care of it. The loading of the bobbin is much more comfortable when you compare it with the regular bobbin holders available in the market, as it features with top loading.
- Additional accessories
Apart from the features mentioned above, the SINGER 7258 machines come with many important accessories. Since the sewing machine, already offer a set of accessories, you don’t have to go for the accessory shopping. Some of the important accessories included with this sewing machine are as follows:
- Two spool pin felt discs
- Lint brush
- Package of needles
- Thread spool caps of small, medium and large sizes
- Darning plate
- Seam ripper plate
- 10 presser feet
- A plastic case comes with the machine along with a dust cover.
- Warranty on the machine
SINGER 7258 comes with three different warranties for the different part of the machine. The machine head comes with a limited warranty of 25 years whereas 5 years warranty is offering for the parts such as switches, motor, wires, electronic components and the light assembly. The bulb, belts, attachments, rings and adjustments comes with a warranty of one year.
- Light and strong machine
The SINGER 7258 sewing machine is lightweight and can be transported from one place to another very easily. The machine weighs only 6.62 Kgs (around 19 pounds), and if you are constantly on the go, this sewing machine would be the ideal match for you. However, don’t get fooled by its lightweight.
The sewing machine is quite sturdy as well. The machine comes with a robust plastic body with an aluminum frame on it. The machine also comes with a twin needle capacity which implies that the machine can easily support two needles which are beneficial in case you need extra strength while doing different hemming projects.
The SINGER 7258 computerized sewing machine is undoubtedly a popular one on the market. Going through various customer feedback and independent reviews, the sewing machine enjoy good lot of appreciation. Customers are happy with the sewing machine and that’s why it has been rewarded twice with the Customer Digest Award.
One thing we would like to mention is that it doesn’t matter whether you are an expert seamstress or doing stitching for fun or you are quite new to it and have no experience at all; with this SINGER machine you wouldn’t feel the stress at all. The collection of 100 inbuilt stitches would be available at your fingertips just at the push of the selection button.
Another thing with SINGER 7258 computerized sewing machineis that you can work smoothly on any type of fabric. Whether it’s a quilt or a dress or a leather jacket, you wouldn’t face any problems at all with the smoothness of the stitches. The LED screen makes the whole stitching process much easier and interesting.
Since it comes with 10 presser feet options, it gives the freedom to select the desired presser foot according to your sewing project you are working on. Not only the machine comes with a LED screen, but the workspace area is also lit by a LED bulb. This would be extremely helpful to people who like to work at night or people working in places that are dimly lit.
The automatic start and stop button allows you the freedom to work freely without the need to use the foot pedal. You also have the option to control the speed automatically. The machine is portable and can be carried to various places easily.
With reasonable pricing, you will find the sewing machine suitable to your budget without disturbing your family budget. At this price and with such good features, we can confidently say that SINGER 7258 offers good value for money and this investment if made by you would prove very beneficial.
A good sewing machine play a crucial role in any stitching projects especially if you are a beginner. Considering the various pros and cons and market appreciation SINGER 7258 computerized sewing machine is one of the best sewing machine for intermediate users currently available in the market, justifying the demand. Great work can be produced from it without the need of having much high level expertise.
SINGER brand is known for its high quality and elegant sewing machines and 7285 doesn’t disappoint as well. Professionals, as well as beginners, will find it as one of the best dependable sewing machines with all its convincing quality and performance.