2 3 4 1 5 2 cm 55 To sew 1 Press the right of teeth icon key and attach the concealed zipper foot (optional item). Raise the zipper teeth on the right and lower the foot so the left groove of the foot catches the zipper teeth. Stitch throgh the zipper tape and fabric up to the end of the opening. Reverse the stitches to secure the seam. 2 Press the stitching tape icon key. Raise the foot and open the zipper. Attach the zipper foot E with the left side of the pin. Turn and fold the bodice to the right. Seam along the edge of the left zipper tape and reverse the stitches 2 cm (3/4”) before the zipper bottom. 3 Press the second stitching tape icon key.Raise the foot and reattach it with the right side of the pin. Turn and fold the bodice to the left. Seamalong the edge of the left zipper tape and reverse the stitches 2 cm (3/4”) before the zipper bottom. 4 Press the left of teeth icon key. Raise the foot and replace it with the concealed zipper foot. Remove the basting stitches and open the zipper completely. Raise the zipper teeth on the left and lower the foot so the right groove of the foot catches the zipper teeth. Stitch through the zipper tape and fabric up to the end of the opening. Reverse the stitches to secure the seam. 5 Slide up the stopper to 0.3 cm below the end of the opening and fasten the stopper with pliers.
Button Sewing 3.5 56 Button sewing Use the button sewing foot T and reduce the foot pressure. When attaching a button to a thick fabric, you need to make a shank by using the button shank plate. The feed dog will automatically lowered when selecting the button sewing section. Attach the button sewing foot T (refer to page 17) and set the foot pressure dial at “2”. Place a button on a fabric and lower the needle into the left hole in the button by turning the handwheel with your hand. Lower the foot to hold the button in place, aligning the direction of the button. Raise the needle by turning the handwheel until the needle bar swings to the right. Press the “+” or “–” key so the needle enters into the right hole in the button. Lower the needle into the fabric and push the button shank plate into between the button and fabric. Start the machine to sew until it stops automatically. Remove the fabric from the machine. Pull the needle thread at the end of stitching to bring the bobbin thread up to the right side of the fabric. Draw the both threads between the button and fabric. Wind the threads to form a shank and knot them together.