For straight stitch and hand look quilting stitches. Guide will
help you keep the ¼" (6 mm) distance. Clear means you have
good visibility to view the sewing.
For beginners as well as for
For piecing, select Woven Medium, Seam on your SEWING ADVISOR™ feature or center
needle position straight stitch. Because this foot has a small opening to better form
the stitches for piecing, you can use straight stitch only or the hand look quilt stitch.
The Clear 1/4" (6 mm) Piecing Foot with Guide has red marks on the foot. They will help
you to align the fabric at the start of your sewing, at corners and at the end of your
To begin sewing at the edge of the fabric, place your fabric under the foot, aligning the
raw edges with the guide on the foot. Sew the seam, keeping the edges aligned with
To begin sewing 1/4" (6 mm) from the edge of the fabric, line the fabric up with the line
furthest to the back of the foot as show. To begin sewing ?" (3 mm) from the edge of
the fabric, align the fabric with the next line forward.
To stop sewing ¼" (6 mm) from the end, stop sewing when the front line on the foot is
even with the edge of the fabric.
To use the Clear 1/4" (6 mm) Piecing Foot with Guide for topstitching a finished edge,
align the guide on the right of the foot with the edge of the fabric. Stitch. The
Handlook Quilt Stitch can be used if desired, to give a hand stitched look. If using
the Handlook Quilt Stitch follow the instructions for threading in your User’s Guide.