It's time for another giveaway! It's been a couple of months since our last giveaway where Vivian O. from Beaver Falls, PA won the new Juki DDL-8700H industrial sewing machine. Many people are still seriously restricted in their movements due to the pandemic (my city has been pretty much locked down since March), so we thought our readers would enjoy some excitement. If there's a bright side to any of this, many, many people seem to have rediscovered the joys of sewing, which is fantastic. This machine will make a great addition to your sewing machine collection whether you're an advanced sewist or just starting out.
The Brother 1034DX we're giving away is a terrific machine. It has been a favorite of many of our readers for years. It's got a metal frame so it's very durable. Not like those plastic machines that are so common now. It can serge with 3 or 4 threads and is strong enough to serge several layers of denim or other thick fabrics. And it's fast, capable of sewing 1,300 stitches per minute so you can get more done in less time.
You may ask what is the difference between the 1034D and the slightly newer model 1034DX that we are giving away. Well, the answer is, not really a lot. The 1034D and 1034DX are effectively the same machines. The only difference is the 1034D has a bulb lighting and the 1034DX has LED lighting.
Brother was established in Japan in 1954 and today makes a wide variety of sewing machines, printers, gearmotors, and other industrial equipment. Today, they have 17,000 employees with facilities in more than 30 countries and distribution to over 100 countries worldwide.
Here's a little secret info just for our readers. When I was lucky enough to visit the Bernina factory in Switzerland a couple of summers ago now, they let us see some of their cutting edge research and development. While there are a lot of sewing machine brands in the world, the only ones Bernina really study are from Brother. That should tell you something about these machines.
We're delighted to have this opportunity to give away one of their most popular sergers.
Let's have a look at the Brother 1034D Serger
This machine is also currently available at Amazon if you just can't wait.. but Amazon is also a great place to go to check out all the reviews and advice on this machine if you're going to hold out for the giveaway. Feel free to click below to check it out!
Ends August 2nd
The giveaway for the Brother 1034DX Serger will conclude on Sunday, August 2nd.
We'll be announcing the winner via our weekly Sunday newsletter email list so please make sure to sign up if you want to hear right away.
ENTRY FORM AT BOTTOM OF PAGE
There are a couple of different ways to enter. Make sure you get in as many entries as possible to increase your chances. We'll be adding more ways to enter as the contest progresses so please check back from time to time. As always, the best way to really improve your chances is to enter daily and use the button to share the contest with your friends. You'll get a free entry each time they enter using your link.
Our sponsor has stepped up to cover international shipping (you'll need to pay local import duties if any) so this contest is open WORLDWIDE! However, please keep in mind that this machine is shipping from the US and so will have a 110v motor. If you live in a country with 230 or 240v power, it should be pretty easy to get a transformer, but please just keep this in mind.
If you want to learn about how to threat the Brother 1034D, you can check out our video here:
Here's how to change colors on the 1034D serger without rethreading. Check out our video below:
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If You're the Lucky Winner
If you're the lucky winner of the new 1034DX, you may want to have a cover for it. Here's one of our tutorials to show you exactly how to do it.
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