Alphasew 221 Featherweight Sewing Machine
Alphasew Featherweight 221 Portable Sewing Machine (Original Singer Featherweight 221 Replica) The Singer Featherweight 221, also known as the Alphasew Featherweight, is a legend in its own right. Singer is the brand which is associated with being able to hand down your sewing machine for generations. The Featherweight 221 has become a symbol of a simple sewing machine that is portable, reliable, very lightweight and perfect for every sewing application from quilting to hemming a pair of jeans. Singer introduced its Featherweight in 1933. Now, in the 21st Century, there is still a demand for this simple sewing machine. You can find originals online at sites like eBay, where used or refurbished machines are auctioned. These are often sold as collectors items, for those who either want the original for a collection or the prestige. An authentic Alphasew 221 carrying case is included. This sewing machine sews only straight stitch and a walking foot is available for purchase. This replica is fully equipped with an electric motor and foot control. You also get a fully equipped accessory box. While this replica is not made in China, it stands up to pretty much all your demands of a Singer Featherweight 221.