The Singer Model 221 “Featherweight” Sewing Machine
I have saved past Questions of the Week for those who wish to learn more about the history and oddities that make collecting the Singer Featherweight such a delight. You can browse through the past questions and answers to build upon your knowledge or confirm questions you have about Featherweights.
Please keep in mind this site was established in November 2009.
Questions? Contact me at: Leo@TheFeatherweight221Factory.com
Where or how did Singer come up the name 221 Featherweight?
Corduroy Lid Organizers
Featherweight Foot Controls
Singer “Ghost” Companies
Featherweight Motors CAT-110
Featherweight Motors CAT-120
Featherweight Centennial Edition
Featherweight Housings – Split Base & Full Base
Featherweight Serial Numbers
Singer Needle Threaders
Featherweight Manual Updates
Featherweight Face Plates
Bobbin Winders & Bobbin Winder Guides
Singer 101 & 221 Comparison
Singer Oil Cans
Who Is Forging The AD72**** Machines?
Original Owner's Manual Photos
BOBBIN CASES, ROTATING HOOK ASSEMBLIES and THROAT PLATES
"AD" Series Machines
"AE" Series Machines
Singer Foot Control #194584 1936-1957
1836 ~ 1936 Texas Centennial Exposition
1939 & 1940 San Francisco Golden Gate Exposition