The Brother LX3125 is a versatile lightweight, yet sturdy little machine good for beginning stitchers, or quilters on the go.
With a budget price, the Brother LX-3125 offers a lot of value with a variety of stitches and functions that will get you started on stitching garments, crafts, light quilts, and even a little embroidery, in no time.
With a nice array of basic decorative and utility stitches, this Brother quilting machine is an excellent choice for beginners and teachers who need a simple machine with some light quilting capability for their students.
While the LX3125 is a compact size, it is remarkably stable when you are sewing fast.
Owners found it a great little machine to tote back and forth to sewing classes or quilting parties, and reported that this Brother quilting machine's quiet and smooth operation made sewing with it a pleasant experience.
Here are some of its nicer features:
14 built-in stitch selections
5 decorative heirloom stitches
Stretch utility stitches
35 built-in stitch functions
4 additional snap-in specialty presser feet
Twin needle capability
4-step automatic buttonhole maker
Despite the fact that this is a basic sewing machine, this little gem scoffs at the speed limit a heavier machine might have. Its top speed is 900 stitches per minute!
And this Brother sewing machine easily converts to free arm sewing. The included accessories store inside the case itself.
Brother has included an instructional DVD that is particularly helpful in learning the Brother LX3125's functions.
When combined with the bilingual (English and Spanish) manual, reviewers say that the instructions are thorough and easy to understand.
The Brother LX-3125 Has a Few Limitations
While this machine can be considered a Brother quilting sewing machine, it is not a heavy hitter when measured against other higher end Brother quilting machines.
Like many Brother sewing machines, the Brother LX 3125 can be persnickity over thread tension, but this Brother quilting machine's design makes it easy to correct.
This Brother sewing machine is surprisingly sturdy for its price, but many of its parts are plastic--making it a lighter use machine.
In lighter duty machines like the Brother LX3125, it is doubly important that the right needle and proper thread tension is used to keep your work consistent in quality.
The Brother LX-3125 A Top Choice for Many
Brother sewing machines in this price range are simple and uncomplicated, with a few limitations.
The value price of the LX3125 makes it an excellent choice for a teen or college student interested in basic sewing, with the option to sew a little fancier in the future.
This Brother quilting machine is light enough to carry back and forth to classes, small enough to store in the tiniest dorm room, and sturdy enough to survive the trip.