You don't need a special machine or tools to do basic free motion sewing. Many home machines are capable of doing it and it can create really cool looks such as outlining patterns, sewing unique designs or even doing monogramming. With free motion sewing, you can sew in any direction and this video shows you how.
Before you throw your long suffering sewing machine out a window, watch our Sewing Machine Troubleshooting video to help you figure out how to make things run smoother. This video will provide guidance on how to work through common sewing machine problem areas.