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5400 | SEW MATE™

This sewing machine really packs a punch!

Packed with features, your project possibilities are endless. The heavy duty metal frame provides for overall durability and skip-free sewing.  A handy Quick Start Guide and Machine Intro DVD will help you get started in no time!

Get started sewing faster.
  • Automatic Needle Threader
  • Sewing’s biggest timesaver! Easily threads the needle without frustration or eye strain.
  • Automatic Tension
  • Automatically keeps stitches balanced and even regardless of fabric type
  • Automatic Stitch Length & Width
  • Automatic settings for stitch length & width can be overridden to personalize projects
  • Push Button Stitch Selection
  • Easily select your desired stitch with a push of a button
  • 4 Styles of Fully Automatic 1-Step Buttonholes
  • Professional, perfectly balanced buttonholes at the touch of a button
  • Automatic Presser Foot Pressure
  • Easily sew the lightest weight tricots to the heaviest denim without the need for presser foot pressure adjustments
Get started sewing faster.
Download the instruction manual for this machine.
Download the quick-start guide.
Download the product sheet for a printable list of all of the features and accessories
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What others are saying.
Problem with bobbin thread
Theresa Lopez | July 17, 2015
Overall Rating
Good Value

It was sewing great, then all of a sudden the bobbin thread started tangling. Cannot find the problem. I need to fix this in order to continue sewing. Any suggestiions?

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Getting to know my Singer Sewmate
Maureen Thompson | June 24, 2015
Overall Rating
Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality

I bought a factory serviced Singer Sew Mate from Amazon. I have used sewing machines since I was a child and I am now a senior citizen. I have an older Singer and two even older Brother machines. The oldest Brother actually does some fancy decorative and stretch stitches and the older Singer does some stretch stitches too. I wanted something a bit more sophisticated but not outrageously expensive as I already have three machines. This fitted the bill and I absolutely love it. I did watch the video that came with it and I also watched some videos on presser feet. I purchased a Singer Ruffler foot and a Singer gathering foot for it. I already had some presser feet including a Singer walking foot for quilting and it works well with it too even though it is not quite the right one for this model. Some of the Brother feet work on it also as they too are low shank. I have tried it a few times and spent a lot of time trying the different stitches and using the presser feet. I did get the bird's nesting under the bobbin when I forgot to put down the presser handle when trying the ruffler foot. It was purely user error and not the fault of the machine. I will continue to use it and will update my review when I have made a skirt for my grand daughter that I have purchased the fabric and notions for.

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Linda Hyre | May 11, 2015
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Was kind of "taken in" by the words "automatic threader." Not automatic! I have not been able to use this feature since purchasing the machine a month ago. Have to use a magnifying glass to be able to see to thread the machine. I suggest Singer change the wording here. No other problems. Still finding my way around it.

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Wonderful product !!!!!!
Barbara Jackson | April 29, 2015
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Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality

I am very pleased with this product. It is easy to operate and not expensive to purchase. Always finding new things to sew.

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Patricia Norenberg | April 24, 2015
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Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality, Worth Purchasing

This is the first brand new Singer I've ever owned and it is FANTASTIC. I love everything about it. You will too. Easy to learn, easy to use, manual is easy to understand and it comes with accessories.

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