- Easy Threading System with Automatic Needle Threader is the biggest timesaver
- Automatic Stitch Length and Width settings for precision sewing
- 100 Built-in Stitches: 9 Essential Stitches, 8 Stretch Stitches designed to move with your fabric, 76
- Decorative Stitches perfect for embellishments 6 Fully-Automatic 1-Step Buttonholes and 1 Endless Buttonhole
- Push-Button Stitch Selection allows you to easily select your desired stitch at the touch of a button
- Interior Heavy Duty Metal Frame remains still for skip-free sewing and overall durability
- Easy Threading System with Automatic Needle Threader is the biggest timesaver.
- Automatic Stitch Length and Width settings for precision sewing.
The SINGER 5500 Fashion Mate electronic sewing machine boasts features to make sewing a breeze! The easy threading system with automatic needle threader makes threading the machine and eye of the needle a snap. Stitch width and length are set at the optimum setting every time but are fully adjustable for your specific sewing needs. With 100 essential, decorative and stretch stitches included, the SINGER 5500 Fashion Mate machine has the right stitch for every sewing project. Choose from six different one-step buttonhole styles; create perfectly sized buttonholes every time, no matter how many you want to make! One additional endless buttonhole allows you to create buttonholes with infinitely long sides. Easily convert the sewing machine to a free arm sewing machine for sewing sleeves, cuffs and other hard to reach areas.
The included Extension Table allows you to tackle larger than life projects with ease. Included Accessories: All-Purpose Foot (on machine), Zipper Foot, Buttonhole Foot, Pack of Needles, Bobbins (Class 15, metal), Thread Spool Cap, Auxiliary Spool Pin, Spool Pin Felt, Darning Plate, Needle Plate Screwdriver, Seam Ripper / Lint Brush, Extension Table, Hard-Sided Dust Cover, Machine Intro DVD, Foot Controller, Power Cord, Instruction Manual, Quick Start Guide.
- 9 basic, 76 decorative, 8 stretch, 6 fully automatic 1-step buttonholes and 1 endless buttonhole
Automatic Needle Threader
- Sewing’s biggest timesaver! Easily threads the needle without frustration or eye strain.
- Automatically keeps stitches balanced and even regardless of fabric type
Automatic Stitch Length & Width
- Automatic settings for stitch length & width can be overridden to personalize projects
Push Button Stitch Selection
- Easily select your desired stitch with a push of a button
6 Fully Automatic 1-step Buttonholes
- Professional, perfectly balanced buttonholes at the touch of a button
Variable Needle Positions
- Allows for precise top stitching and more control of stitch placement
- Push the conveniently located Automatic Reverse Button to sew in reverse and reinforce the stitch
Automatic Presser Foot Pressure
- Easily sew the lightest weight tricots to the heaviest denim without the need for presser foot pressure
- With a maximum sewing speed of 750 stitches-per-minute, projects can be sewn quickly.
Extra-High Presser Foot Lifter
- Offers more clearance when placing multiple layers of bulky fabric under the presser foot
- Provides easy access to cuffs, collars, pant hems and other smaller or difficult-to-reach areas
Heavy Duty Metal Frame
- This rigid support holds all the mechanisms in perfect alignment for precise sewing and durability.
Automatic Bobbin Winding Clutch
- The needle bar automatically disengages when winding the bobbin. This keeps the needle from moving up and down while winding the bobbin making bobbin winding safer.
Up to 6.5 mm Stitch Width
- Select stitches can be set for a maximum width of 6.5 mm creating attractive satin and decorative stitches.
- Placing the thread spool in the horizontal position allows for the thread to feed more evenly, reducing poor stitch formation and thread breakage.
- Easily manage large projects including quilting and fashion sewing
- Carry your machine safely and keep it dust-free in storage
Snap-On Presser Feet
- Easily change presser feet without use of a screwdriver
- All-Purpose Foot, Zipper Foot, Buttonhole Foot, Pack of Needles, Bobbins, Thread Spool Cap, Auxiliary Spool Pin, Spool Pin Felt, Darning Plate, Needle Plate Screwdriver, Seam Ripper / Lint Brush, Extension Table and Hard-Sided Cover
- The accessories are conveniently stored in the removable sewing table providing easy access to accessories.
Singer Watch and Learn Videos on Fashion Mate 5500
Instruction Manual Singer 5500/5400/6199/6180/6160
One Page Quick Start Guide for Singer 5400, 5500, 6100 Series
Product Sheet for Singer 5500 Fashion Mate