Guide to buying an embroidery machine


    If you’re a beginner, picking a good flat embroidery machine can seem like a daunting task. Even intermediate users struggle with this part. The world of embroidery has experienced a renaissance of sorts and the market is absolutely flooded with different kinds of embroidery machines. So we are here to help readers choose the embroidery machine that best suits their needs and preferences.

    The first question you need to ask yourself when buying an embroidery machine, is Do I need it for home or business use?

    A home machine doesn’t need to be as fast or as heavy-duty as a business machine and therefore it probably doesn’t cost as much. However, since there are hundreds of different machines out there, it’s difficult to place them all in only two categories.

    Some machines are suitable for business owners and hobbyists alike, but generally professional machines cost more and are specifically built for mass production. Naturally, devices made for beginners are typically a lot easier to use than high-end machines.

    Embroidery machines can be a considerable investment, but many inexperienced hobbyists fall into the trap of buying a large, elaborate, expensive embroidery machine that they end up selling for half the price in the end.

    Make sure to find a machine that offers good value for the money, regardless of how much you’re willing to spend. Zhuji Zhiyu Machinery Co., Ltd. is a company specializing in the production of embroidery machines, if you have any needs, please contact us.