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5532 | HEAVY DUTY STUDIO

With a heavy-duty metal interior frame, stainless steel bedplate, extra-high sewing speed and powerful motor, the SINGER 5532 Heavy Duty Studio can sew through just about anything you throw at it. Whether you're looking to make garment alterations or to start a new project from scratch, the 5532 Heavy Duty Studio is an easy-to-use and versatile machine. Its automatic needle threader is sewing's biggest timesaver, and the machine's 1,100-stitches-per-minute speed allows you to bring your creative ideas to life quickly. 32 built-in stitches expand your creative possibilities.

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  • 32 Built-in Stitches
  • 6 Basic Stitches, 7 Stretch Stitches, 18 Decorative Stitches, 1 Auto Buttonhole—perfect for crafts, home decor, clothing construction and much more!
  • Automatic Needle Threader
  • After following the threading the instructions printed right on machine, this feature automatically threads the eye of the needle without eye strain or frustration.
  • 1,100 Stitches per Minute
  • Sews faster than a standard sewing machine
  • 60% Stronger Motor
  • A stronger motor than standard sewing machines allows it to sew through heavyweight fabrics with ease
  • Stainless Steel Bed Plate
  • Fabric slides easily across the machine arm.
  • Top Drop-In Bobbin with Clear View Cover
  • Convenient drop-in bobbin is easy to insert and remove. The clear view cover makes it easy to monitor the bobbin thread supply.
  • Fully Automatic 1-Step Buttonhole
  • Make beautiful buttonholes automatically in 1 easy step
  • Snap-On Presser Feet
  • Quick release for easy on and off—change presser feet in a snap!
  • Heavy Duty Metal Frame
  • Rigid support holds all the mechanisms in perfect alignment for skip-free sewing.
  • On Board Storage
  • Storage of accessories in the removable sewing bed means accessories are always handy
  • Free Arm
  • Provides professional results by offering easy access to cuffs, collars, pant hems and other difficult-to-reach areas
  • Extra-High Presser Foot Lifter
  • Offers more clearance for multiple layers of bulky fabric under the presser foot
  • Adjustable Presser Foot Pressure Control
  • Sew lightweight to heavy fabric with ease by adjusting the presser foot pressure.
  • Up to 6mm Stitch Width
  • Decorative and satin stitches can be set to 6mm wide—making a bolder and more pronounced look
  • Three Needle Positions
  • Needle position can be changed for individual projects, such as inserting zippers or cording and topstitching
  • Automatic Reverse
  • Automatically sew in reverse and reinforce stitches
  • Adjustable Stitch Length & Width
  • Adjust the desired stitch length & width by a simple turn of the dial
  • Included Accessories
  • All-Purpose Foot, Zipper Foot, Buttonhole Foot, Button Sewing Foot, Seam Ripper / Lint Brush, Quilting Guide, Needles, Bobbins (Class 15), Screwdriver, Auxiliary Spool Pin, Spool Pin Felt, Soft-Sided Dust Cover, Instruction Manual, Power Cord, Foot Controller, Quick Start Guide
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Download the product sheet for a printable list of all of the features and accessories
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What others are saying.
Best yet!!
Olivia Sanchez Harrell | April 18, 2014
Overall Rating
Pros:
Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality

Great on hemming blue jeans, I love the automatic needle threader, the additional extention table is super, speed is great it only took me 30 min. from start to finish(even finding my own supplies) to hem one of my husband work FR jeans which would have usually taken 4 hrs and 2 or 3 needles. The darning feature is great on my tough boys knees britches. In one day is hemmed 2 new blue jeans and three of my little boy's blue jeans. I cant say enough HOW I LOVE THIS MACHINE. My husband thanks Singer too:) Saves frustation level at breaking needle and the wait time.

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Love it!
ALEVA SANTACLARA | April 18, 2014
Overall Rating
Pros:
Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality, Comes With Extras If You Purchase From Hsn
Cons:
Poor Lighting, Weird Gray Green Shade Makes It Look Like A Plastic Swamp Monster

I bought this at HSN last September 2013 and have used it a lot. It's now April 2014, and I've used it to sew thick fabrics like layers of denim and canvas. As long as I use the appropriate needle this thing just sews through it with no problem. I bought it for $249 and it came with tons of feet, a quilting table, heavy duty spool stand, and a box of 25 extra bobbins. The only things I don't like is the hideous shade of green gray and the poor lighting, which I fixed by installing a stick-on LED light under the arm. I don't need a fancy computerized machine since I don't do embroidery or quilting, and if you want a machine for home dec projects, this will be perfect for you.

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disappointed sewer
heather decoskey | February 27, 2014
Overall Rating
Pros:
It's Heavy
Cons:
Complicated

This was a gift from my Hubs. I was so excited to have a "real" sewing machine. I'm an amateur sewer but can sew very well. This first problem I have with this machine is the "automatic" bobbin threader. It doesn't work, not with any type of bobbin. It won't put the thread on the bobbin. Next, issue is putting the bobbin in the machine. I think you need to be a rocket scientists to put this thing in properly. Once you get the bobbin set up you have to try to put in a needle. After you have the machine set up and have found the correct setting for tension ect. You're out of thread. Yay! My machine absolutely does not like to sew light weight material. It grabs the material, it leaves a loopy/messy line. I have had this machine for a year and am so frustrated with it. I am always online trying to trouble shoot things because the book is worthless. I will be purchasing another Brother machine very soon.

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5532 great machine
Katia Panhans | December 30, 2013
Overall Rating

I've been using my 5532 on many types of material, from thin to jeans and it works great. I am very pleased with its performance.

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LOVE THIS MACHINE
Tom Cranford | December 28, 2013
Overall Rating
Pros:
Good Value, Great Features, High Quality
Cons:
It Takes A Little Getting Used To Because I Am Used The The Total Electronic Machines.

Just got this machine. I love machine works great. I love the way it handles several layers of fabric at one time. I got the Quilting Table Extension that goes with it and I cant wait to use it.! Go Singer another great machine!

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