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Durkopp Adler triple transport sewing machine

Of all the machines we have, we like this Durkopp Adler 267 the most. Very solid, cannot be broken. As long as you give it a bit of love. So give a little oil to drink in time, service once a year and use the right needles and threads, then it does exactly what you ….  Read More

Juki overlocker c.q serger

Did you know that you can also sew with an overlock machine? Yes certainly. This machine is especially suitable for sewing loose covers for chairs. You must use two needles. This does not work ell for cushion covers, because there will be to much pressure on the seams. We have made a playlist with videos ….  Read More

Juki triple transport sewing machine

We have made a playlist on our youtube channel about our Juki LU 562 triple transport machine. It is a machine for heavy upholstery fabrics and leather. To be able to process upholstery fabrics, you quickly need a somewhat heavier industrial machine. In order to show the difference between a single transport and other machines, ….  Read More

Juki quickstitcher

We have made a playlist on our youtube channel about our Juki 5550 4 single transport. It is a quick stitcher for lightweight fabrics. To be able to process upholstery fabrics, you quickly need a somewhat heavier industrial machine. To show the difference, we have made a number of videos per sewing machine for our ….  Read More

Our Juki industrial machines in the upholstery workshop

I love my Juki industrial machines which I use on a daily basis in the upholstery workshop. Also I know that there are a lot of questions from people about industrial machines. Which one should I buy, why this particular model, what kind of thread do I use, which size needle do I need and ….  Read More

List with books about upholstery

In addition to our own E-books in the series upholstery (Dutch only, for now), we have made a list of books other about upholstery. Do you have a book of which you think should be listed as well? Send an email to info@stofensteen.com with the name of the author, the title of the book and ….  Read More