SmartCare SC-08 can be a good option for your kids. But if you are serious about sewing, you will be better of with a regular sewing machine.
Janome 990D is a quality serger, but the presence of another Janome serger makes it look less appealing. Better pricing might do the trick.
Singer XL 400 and Brother SE400 are very popular among sewers. But both have their own merits and demerits. Here is a honest comparison of both.
With Juki MO-1000, you are getting an amazing piece of technology. It is a dream machine for many, but you will have to pay a premium for it.
A honest comparison between Janome 7325 and Janome 7330. One is a popular machine, the other not so much. Let us see which one is better.
Laura Ashley CX205LA is not as popular as other Brother machines, as it is a limited edition model. But it has some quality to back it.
A honest list of 4 best sewing machines with most number of stitches. Priority is given to quality and stitches. List is kept under $500.
Singer 4432 needs no introduction, it is a popular beginners heavy duty sewing machine. But it is not without limitations.
Singer 4452 has the quality and the features. But it is not 100% heavy duty though, there are plastic parts.
Even though Janome HD1000 and Singer 4411 are heavy duty machines, there are a lot of differences between them. Price gap is also very large.