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Priced between $300 and $400, the Singer S10 Studio is a feature-packed embroidery machine that can be used to indulge in various types of embroidery projects. This mid-range model is designed for embroidery-only, which means that it’s ideal for sewing enthusiasts that already own a regular sewing machine and want to their own business or simply enjoy the hours of entertainment that embroidery can provide. Best of all, it has the added advantage of being easy to use so it’s great for both beginners and more experienced users.
The Singer S10 is a very solid and durable machine: indeed, since it can sustain a lot of wear and tear, it has been compared with expensive Janome models such as the 350E and the Memory Craft 11000 in terms of quality. This enables you to use the machine as regularly as you want with very little risk of damage- something that avid sewers will undoubtely appreciate. The machine is equipped with a variety of built-in border patterns, lettering fonts and embroidery designs to provide you with a near-perfect finish.
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As far as downsides go, this machine did receive a few minor complaints from customers. For example, one person found it problematic to use the apparatus with double-layered fabrics like shirts and recommended that beginners start off with single-layered items like handkerchiefs, napkins, bedsheets and the likes. Most customers, however, found that the machine had very little drawbacks once they got the hang of it and familiarized themselves with the different functions and settings.
Because of its digitalized features, a computer or laptop is required to enjoy additional benefits, especially in terms of embroidery designs and updates.
Embroidery Area: 4.5/5
This is a kind of lightweight model, which can’t be said of most embroidery machines, weighing only 17 pounds. It’s 5.5 x 5.5″ maximum embroidery area is bigger than the standard 4×4″ so you’ll have plenty of room to embroidery your designs. The S10 comes with two hoops, a 5.5 x 5.5″ and a 2 x 2″ for smaller designs.
Ease of Use: 4.5/5
This machine is exceptionally easy to use, thanks to its computerized feature. Sewers can simply use the LCD touch screen to access all the different settings, features and functions. Because it comes with a built-in computer and a USB port, you can quickly download various applications to ensure that it remains efficient and in touch with the latest updates.
To help you cut back on time and effort, this model even comes with a built-in memory system that can accommodate up to 100 design files. Therefore, you won’t need to repeatedly enter your favorite embroidery patterns every time since you can save it to memory in a mere few seconds.
Extra Features: 5/5
Because of the USB port, users can very easily connect the machine to their computer or laptop. With the boxed packaging, sewers also receive a free Embroidery CD with an impressive 2800 ready to sew stock designs, 10 fonts, 100 fully editable designs, advanced editing software, HyperFont software as well as auto-punch software. This ensures that your embroidery projects remain fresh and appealing at all times, with virtually no restriction on the type of design that you can benefit from.
You’ll be able to do some basic editing directly on the machine’s LCD screen. For instance, sewers will be able to enlarge or reduce the size of their designs, rotate them or mirror image them, as well as combining designs to create customized looks.
Beginners will be glad to learn that the S10 even includes a handy built-in tutorial. This is designed to guide you through the embroidery process, hence allowing you to get properly acquainted with the machine before you embark on more complicated projects. The tutorial is packed with various topics: for example, users will learn how to properly use the automatic bobbin winder or even how to adjust the spool of thread. This will also help you avoid mishaps that can occur on important projects.
The advanced needle threader is designed to help you thread the machine with just one finger: therefore, you simply need to touch the LCD screen and the apparatus will automatically inch the thread through the eye of the needle.
With this machine, users also receive a variety of free accessories to guarantee comfort and efficiency. For example, the storage box comes fully equipped with several spare needles, bobbins, auxiliary spool pin, embroidery templates and hoops, thread spool caps, thread spool stand, screwdrivers, scissors, foot controller soft-side dust cover, power cord as well as a bilingual and fully illustrated instructions manual to help you understand the numerous features associated with this model.
All in all, the Singer S10 Studio is quite a recommended buy. In fact, the machine can be considered quite affordable considering its solid build and stability.
- Sew & Embroidery: No
- Max Embroidery Area: 5.5 x 5.5″
- Included Hoops: 5.5 x 5.5″ and 2 x 2″
- Embroidery Designs: 55
- Alphabet Fonts: 3
- Embroidery Speed: 650
- Weight: 17 lbs
- Dimensions: 20 x 12 x 11″
- Warranty: 25-year Limited