I have to say, I am very impressed with the quality of the singer electronic sewing machine. I am not an advanced sewer but I am a mother that loves to create fun outfits for my daughter, friends, and myself. I mostly stick to simple patterns and I love using my Singer sewing machine. I like this machine because it is easy to use. Some sewing machines take hours to thread. I am impressed with how fast it is to thread and get started on projects. I also like that this machine has a lot of stafety features. I know thatI can lock the machine to keep it from my daughter and its even safe for me to use as well. I love all of the sewing features. This machine has a lot of great stitch settings. It even has a setting to sew on buttons which saves lots of time. Stitch Performance Impressive stitch performance. Ease of Use A very easy machine to use. Fabric Handling This particular machine is great at handling fabric. Design The design is compact making it easy to store and for fast projects.