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1304 | START™

A Good Place to Begin!

The SINGER® START™ sewing machine gives beginning sewists and hobbyists just enough features to get their creativity off the ground. Perfect for beginners and hobbyists.

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  • Easy Threading
  • Threading diagrams are printed right on the machine so you can be set-up in no time! 
  • 6 Built-In Stitches
  • Straight 
  • Satin
  • ZigZag 
  • Blind Hem
  • Scallop
  • 4-Step Buttonhole
  • Easy Stitch Selection
  • With the easily accessible stitch dial you can change stitches in one easy step!
  • Automatic Tension
  • Ensures stable straight stitch quality regardless of the type of fabric.
  • Preset Stitch Length and Width 
  • Getting started sewing is easy! There's no need to make stitch length and width adjustments. 
  • Heavy Duty Metal Frame
  • The internal skeleton of the sewing machine consists of a Heavy Duty Metal Frame that holds all the mechanisms in perfect alignment for skip-free sewing and overall durability. You can be sure that your sewing machine will last for years of extended use. 
  • Dual Spool Pins for Twin Needle Sewing 
  • The two vertical spool pins make twin needle sewing quick and easy. When sewing with a twin needle (optional purchase), parallel rows of stitching are perfect for hemming or adding a decorative touch. Just reduce the stitch width on selected stitches and twin needle sewing expands your creative possibilities. 
  • Free Arm Convertible
  • The removable free arm provides easy access to cuffs, collars, pant hems and other difficult-to-reach areas. 
  • LED Sewing Space Light
  • The LED Sewing Space Light keeps your workspace illuminated. 
  • Extra-High Presser Foot Lifter
  • Offers more clearance when sewing multiple layers of bulky fabric.
  • Automatic Bobbin Winding System
  • Simply follow the numbered diagram printed on the     sewing machine and your bobbin is full in no time! The needle bar automatically disengages when winding the bobbin, making bobbin winding safe. The bobbin will automatically stop turning when the bobbin is completely filled. Never worry about overfilling a bobbin! 
  • Free Accessories (Located in the free arm storage tray)
  • All-Purpose Foot, Zipper Foot, Buttonhole Foot, Darning Plate, Pack of Needles, Bobbins, Needle Plate Screwdriver, Spool Pin Felts, Seam Ripper / Lint Brush, Power Line Cord, Foot Control, Quick Start Guide, Instruction Manual. 
  • Three Presser Feet included 
  • All-Purpose Foot - for the majority of your sewing projects. 
  • Buttonhole Foot - for adding buttonholes, slots for ribbon and more. 
  • Zipper Foot - for adding zippers, piping, cording and more. 
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1304 Commercial

SINGER® START™1304 Sewing Machine - Intro

In this video, Kelly introduces you to the SINGER® START™ 1304 Sewing Machine.

SINGER® START™1304 Sewing and Embroidery Machine - Select-A-Stitch

In this chapter of the owners class Kelly shows you how to select stitches and start sewing on your SINGER® SIMPLE™ 1304 sewing machine.

SINGER® START™ 1304 Sewing Machine - Threading

Here, Kelly will show you how to thread your SINGER® START™ 1304 sewing machine.

SINGER® START™ 1304 Sewing Machine - Buttonholes

In this video, Kelly will show you how to sew buttonholes on your SINGER® START™ 1304 sewing machine.


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Step-by-step illustrated guide to begin sewing

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What others are saying.
Perfect for beginners
Kime Jones | February 22, 2016
Overall Rating
Pros:
Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality

I haven't sewn for years. When I decided to sew again, I looked for a machine that was easy to thread and easy to use. This machine is just what I was looking for. I love it. I would buy it again.

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perfect for starting sewing!
Tatiana Bratu | November 26, 2015
Overall Rating
Pros:
Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality

I am very satisfied! It's easy to use. I have had a flat pant and I made it narrow! I am very happy with my new pant!

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Wonderful
Kathy Hause | May 22, 2015
Overall Rating
Pros:
Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality

Love it

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Basic First Sewing Machine
CATHERINE SEVERI | April 08, 2015
Overall Rating
Pros:
Good Value, Great Features, Easy To Use, High Quality
Cons:
Few Features, Very Light

Beginner requiring a sewing machine for mending, hemming and very basic sewing techniques. Machine is easy to operate and user friendly.

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