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Serger for athletic stretchy clothing

Nissarose | Posted in General Discussion on

Hello everyone! I’m looking for my first serger. I want to make athletic wear, like yoga pants and some winter jackets using polar fleece. I need to be able to create the flat stretchy seams that most activewear has. And a machine that can handle some thick fabrics like fleece as well as thin fabrics like 4 way stretch. I’m looking at the 

SINGER 14T968DC Professional 5 5-4-3-2 Thread Capability Serger Overlock with Auto Tension

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  1. Pattiann42 | | #2

    First Serger

    A serger can be  blessing or a curse.  It mostly depends on the ease of use.  Take a few scraps of those fabrics you will be using to dealers with various brands and ask for demos.  Buy from the dealer who will help you learn how to use the machine.

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