Sewing on a button, L [xi jl, Buttons – SINGER 1288 User Manual

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Most flat buttons can be sewn quickly and easily using

the zig-zag stitch.

Pattern: Zig-Zag Disci

Needle Position:


Stitch Width: j | i m

stitch Length: 0

General Purpose Needle Plate

Snap-in Feed Cover

Button Foot

Sewing on a Button

• Set your machine up according to the code above.

• Mark position of button on garment. Place garment

under foot. Align garment so that the button is

directly under the foot. Lower the presser foot to grip

button centrally.

t Turn hand wheel very slowly toward you until nee­

dle point aligns with hole of the button. Adjust zig­

zag stitch width, if necessary to permit clean entry

of the needle.

2. Continue turning hand wheel one complete

revolution and observe thatthe needle point is pro­
perly positioned to enter the other hole.

• Take six to twelve stitches.

Remove garment from machine. Pull threads to un­
derside of garment and trim.