For antique and vintage sewing machines. Machines for Sale Valuations Books. Alex has spent a lifetime in the sewing industry and is considered one of the foremost experts of pioneering machines and their inventors.
He has written extensively for trade magazines, radio, television, books and publications world wide. Check out the complete history of: No 1 New release!
Most of us know the name Singer but few are aware of his amazing life story, his rags to riches journey from a little runaway to one of the richest men of his age. The story of Isaac Merritt Singer will blow your mind, his wives and lovers his castles and palaces all built on the back of one of the greatest inventions of the 19th century.
For the first time the most complete story of a forgotten giant is brought to you by Alex Askaroff. I have a short Youtube clip on the machine as well. There were good years and bad with sewing machine production so numbers can vary greatly from year to year.
This is the pre model without automatic tensioner and no letter A prefix before the serial number. To work out a n approximate date of for the A series only for machines with the letter A, Automatic, before the number try this formula.