For couching sequin and satin ribbon. The adjustable guide holds the ribbon in place, preventing it from slipping as it is being sewn on.
Switch off the machine. Attach the foot as described in the instruction manual.
Sewiing on sequin or elastic tapes and normal ribbons
Stitch type: zigzag or decorative stitches (sequins: zigzag)
Stitch width: depends on the stitch (sequins: maximum stitch width or wider than sequins)
Stitch length: depends on the stitch (sequins: maximum stitch length)
Feed dog: raised
Trim the ribbon diagonally and insert it through the presser foot opening and pull it backwards under the foot. Sew on the ribbon, sewing a few securing stitches at the beginning and end of the seam.
Different widths of ribbon can be sewn on, depending on which presser foot guide is used (see illustration):
1. 8-10 mm
2. up to 4 mm
3. 5-6 mm
Note: The screw is only for fastening and should not be adjusted.
Sequin tapes up to 6 mm wide can be sewn on using this presser foot. Pull the sequin tape backwards through the lower opening (1) of the presser foot. Sew on the tape, sewing a few securing stitches at the beginning and end of the seam. It is recommended to use a thread that is the same colour as the sequins or a transparent thread.