When reading reviews prior to making a purchase, it is hard to know what to look for. Its therefore necessary that when you are looking at purchasing a sewing machine, that you know there are certain things you should be looking for in a sewing machine review.
The first thing you should look at are the comments from consumers who have actually purchased the machine, and taken the time to review it. If they are taking the time to write a review, they most likely will feel strongly one way or the other. Writers will either love the machine, or hate it, but their comments about why they feel one way or the other can prove invaluable.
Writers will let you know if the machines are best for beginnings or expert users. They will also most likely discuss whether they feel the machine is a good value for the cost. Reviewers will probably mention any problems they have had with the machine, which will give you a heads-up prior to your first use.
You will want to look at the rating (usually a star rating) that each machine received that customers gave when writing their sewing machine reviews as well. This indicates their level of satisfaction with the product that they may have purchased.