The Husqvarna/Viking Emerald™ 116 is a wonderful machine choice for any kind of sewing project, ranging from custom draperies, to an original shirt or dress. Popular among beginner sewing enthusiasts, or those returning to the activity after years away, this machine is a popular gift or first-time sewing machine purchase.
The Emerald™ 116 machine makes sewing a dream, with lots of handy features you will enjoy like the built-in needle threader, a Sewing Guide Reference Chart, a hard cover for storage and a simple-to-use one-step buttonhole. With adjustable stitch length and width, this machine combines both utility and flexibility. Enjoy 60 stitch functions and speed control which is extremely beneficial to sewers of every level of ability. Easy to control dials give you the ability to adjust the stitch length and width while also selecting from 60 stitch functions and 16 stitches. The stitch selection guide is conveniently positioned on the lower right corner of the machine, providing users with easy access to stitch choices. The oversized reverse stitch button is popular, and many like the Husqvarna drop in bobbin feature to save time when bobbin rewinding. This easy-to-operate machine is quiet, offering stability and no vibration. Though it is a portable machine with a convenient built-in handle, and eight snap on/off presser feet, it has a robust feel and function.