Restoration of a 1913 Vintage Singer Model 127

Introduction This is a custom original finish restoration and a great opportunity to restore a fine sewing machine to sew like new and stabilize the original but care worn Sphinx decals and beautiful black Japanned paint and protect them from further wear. Before undertaking a restoration like this, I think it is important to knowContinue reading “Restoration of a 1913 Vintage Singer Model 127”

Restoration of a Vintage 1922 Singer Model 127

Introduction For full transparency and disclosure, this Singer model 127 was my parts machine. It’s beat up, frozen solid due to oil oil varnish, and lack of lubrication… and it missing parts. As much as I hate to admit it, I acquired this machine with the intention of using it as a parts donor. IContinue reading “Restoration of a Vintage 1922 Singer Model 127”