As the machine hummed along, I considered how much I love my NECCHI.
It does buttonholes with no guessing.
And it makes it so much easier to put the buttons on neatly.
Of curse the cutting step generates a great deal of lint and that requires a good cleaning after its use.
I did not have to figure out how to do this on my own, Mike taught me how to clean, oil, and lubricate my sewing machine. He had a job in high school helping to maintain industrial sewing machines in a dress factory. (Have I mentioned lately, How much I miss that man?)
And the finished jacket: