Juki HZL-F600 is true workhorse. The only drawback is the thread tension that requires some adjustment.
Juki DDL-8700 is a wonderful straight stitch sewing machine. The included needles may disappoint you though.
Here is a list of 6 must have features for a beginners sewing machine. Do not buy a sewing machine that doesn't have these features.
Janome 8050 would have been great, if you were able to get a new machine. Unfortunately there are only refurbished ones, it seems.
Janome 8077 and 7330 are similarly priced. All you want to know is whether the extra money is worth spending for 7330. The choice is not difficult at ...
Janome JNH 720 is a great sewing machine for sewing class. A bigger throat space would have made it perfect though.
Event though Janome School Mate S-3023 is a good beginners sewing machine. Its price is not something that will make you go for it.
Honest and impartial list of 5 best sewing machines for kids that cost under $80. Only the best of the best is included in this list.
Sew Cool Machine can only be considered as a toy. You can't expect a lot from this machine, but it does what it is supposed to do.
Brother XR3774 is a new beginners sewing machine. It has all the basic features but watch the price before you buy.