I talk about my method for restoring antique treadle sewing machines. This is a 1908 White Family Rotary treadle sewing machine.

Learn to clean and use an iron lady, or gent. The machine being used is an 1889 Singer with a fiddle base sewing machine head. The decals are very worn .

Using a vintage treadle sewing machine tutorial - I have an old treadle machine I bought for 10 bucks at an auction 20 years ago and have been looking for something like this since then.

Using a vintage treadle sewing machine tutorial . I learned to sew on my grandmother's treadle sewing machine on the back porch in the

How to clean and oil a vintage sewing machine Part 1:  excellent tutorial, I learned a lot, not the same model as mine, but a heap of general tips. Clear instructions on how to clean and oil a vintage sewing machine. Make sure you watch Part 2 for the end result.

An EASY and descriptive video showing you exactly how to operate an old Singer treadle sewing machine. Threading the bobbin, loading it into the vibrating sh.

The Complete Guide to Treadle Sewing Machines: Might be good for those with a treadle machine...not sure

This fabulous, step-by-step guide helps the average home sewer quickly and easily learn how to operate and repair a traditional treadle sewing machine. Written in step-by-step instructional style, this book will take you through how to set up your ma.

#Homestead #OffGrid - Learn how to clean a treadle machine and sew on one.  This is great!  I've been hesitant to start sewing on my old 1880's treadle, and it's just sitting there!

- Learn how to clean a treadle machine and sew on one. I've been hesitant to start sewing on my old treadle, and it's just sitting there!

On our journey to self-reliance, my husband, Darren, and I have been gathering human-powered tools when we can find them. It’s surprising and sad how quickly hand- and foot-powered tools were junked when electricity became available. From 1850 to 1890, more than 100 apple-pealing devices were patented. Then none, except those running on electric power. And so it goes with thousands of other nifty human-powered appliances.

Relearning to Sew On Treadle Sewing Machine - The Happy Homesteader Blog

Relearning to sew on a treadle sewing machine. Need to figure this out - since I have a sweet old treadle machine that just needs a few tune-ups.

Treadle On is dedicated to promoting the use of antique and vintage human powered sewing machines. Huge site with how to select, repair and use your treadle machine.

Treadle On is dedicated to promoting the use of antique and vintage human powered sewing machines. Huge site with how to select, repair and use your treadle machine. Thank You, Captain. You showed us a world that's Sew Beautiful.

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How to Restore the Wooden Desk of a Vintage Singer Sewing Machine

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