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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Featherweight....

These little sewing machines are a prized possession of some quilters.  They are supposed to be super little sewing machines.  A lot of quilters like the Featherweight because it is so easy to take to classes.  I think they are beautiful.

Linking to Tuesday's Treasures.

18 comments:

Ginny Hartzler said...

It looks like one of the very old ones, but is new? Kind of retro?

CountryMum said...

It does look very nice.

Linda said...

Cute... very similar to my mom's old sewing machine.

Nancy Chan said...

Looks new and its portable. I have a sewing machine of the same brand but with leg paddle.

Tom said...

...WOW, look at all that detail, even a functional item can good like a piece of art. Thanks Rose, for sharing this beauty, I hope that you have something to share again.

Mildred said...

I loved seeing this sewing machine. Hope you have a good day.

Sandra said...

it is a little beauty, my mother and my grandmother sewed on singers all my life.

Denise inVA said...

Me too, they are beautiful! Super photo Rose. I remember my grandmother had a singer with the treadle. I loved it even back then. Used to love hearing it whirl as she used it.

Ruth Hiebert said...

That does look lovely.

Beth Edwards, VA said...

have you been making any goodies lately? neat machine, i've seen them n antique stores. ( ;

happyone said...

Yes, it is a NICE looking machine.

bettyl-NZ said...

What a lovely old machine! I'm sure 'feather light' back then isn't the same as the sewing machine I bought lately that only weighs a few pounds. :)

JoAnn ( Scene Through My Eyes) said...

I love mine - it is truly a treasure. I often take it out on the deck and sew doll clothes with it - easy to carry and fun to stitch on.

Francisco Manuel Carrajola Oliveira said...

Uma peça de museu.
Um abraço e boa semana.

Andarilhar
Dedais de Francisco e Idalisa
Livros-Autografados

Mascha said...

Simple beautiful! And made in Germany :)

Red Rose Alley said...

I think they are beautiful too, Rose. And the Singer reminds me of my mom, who used to make many of my clothes growing up. She was such a good seamstress.

~Sheri

Klara S said...

They are beautiful! I like Singers very much. I don't own one :( but they remind of old times, when people used them at homes very often.

Debby Ray said...

What a beauty...I don't think I've seen the Featherweight before!

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